New Grads Welcome! Psychiatric NP invited to popular college town in Maine, 75 minutes from Portland! Loan assistance! Welcoming practice, scenic area! - 22422381
Waterville, Maine: We invite a caring Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to join a thriving outpatient primary care practice in this growing college town 75 minutes from Portland. This practice is managed by a 192-bed regional medical center located 20 miles away in Augusta, Maine's dynamic capital city. This physician-led medical center is the Kennebec Valley's largest private employer and Maine’s third largest healthcare system, committed to positively impact the health of the community through services and involvement.
Newly certified Psych NPs are encouraged to apply for this newly created position.
The addition of a mental health provider to collaborate with a team of physicians and primary care APPs has proven successful in this hospital’s outpatient groups, and you will be the second PMHNP in this office. You will join as a clinical leader, providing direct patient care and aiding others in decision making, developing and implementing treatment plans, and improving the overall quality of care. You will make psychiatric evaluations and provide counseling and medication management for adult patients. You will have an excellent referral network and plenty of support.
Enjoy a convenient weekday schedule (32 hours/week with patients, 8 hours admin time) practicing in a modern, comfortable setting that offers a full range of primary care services. Join a respected medical staff helping serve over 65,000 residents of the scenic Kennebec Valley. The medical center in Augusta is home to an unopposed Family Medicine Residency Program, so opportunities to help guide residents and fellows may also be available.
We are offering:
- Growing community 75 minutes from Portland
- Relocation assistance to bring you to beautiful Maine
- New graduates are encouraged to apply!
- Welcoming and supportive provider team
- Modern, comfortable medical office suite
- Collaborative practice in outpatient adult primary care setting
- Secure employment with stable healthcare system
- Convenient weekday schedule
- Competitive salary
- Liability, Health, Dental and Vision Insurance provided
- Plenty of earned time for vacations/holidays
- Additional paid leave plus a budget for your CME
- Choice of retirement plans
- Multiyear medical education loan repayment available!
- Rewarding practice! Make a difference for people in this community!
Waterville is a dynamic community on the Kennebec River in scenic central Maine. You will be impressed by the high quality schools, affordable real estate, and range of local shopping and dining options. Here you can have a serene lifestyle with the amenities of the city, plus year-round recreation that has something for every lifestyle. Enjoy golf, fishing, biking and hiking, excellent skiing – and even whitewater rafting! It is beautiful here in every season.
Waterville's recent economic growth has been tremendous, marking it as “the place to be” in the coming years. Central Maine has many lakes and rivers, so if the idea of a waterfront home appeals to you, you have choices here! Choose among many welcoming neighborhoods or explore living in a country setting with acreage of your own! In-town options include everything from single family homes to chic condos in renovated riverfront factories.
Waterville is centrally located between Portland and Bangor, and the mountains and the seacoast, putting you in easy reach of impressive ski slopes for wintertime fun, quiet beaches for relaxing, waterfront restaurants for exquisite atmosphere, and exciting harbors for kayaking and sailing.
Waterville is 75 minutes from Portland, one of the most popular cities in New England. With a highly active social scene centered around the historic Old Port district, you will enjoy amazing seafood and international cuisine, the convenient International Jetport, semi-pro sports, museums, the symphony, and more. The state capital of Augusta is just twenty minutes from Waterville, with a thriving shopping and restaurant district, and innumerable services. Bangor is an hour to the east - a historic riverside community with over 100,000 people, another international airport, malls and theatres, dozens of restaurants, a children’s museum, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, summer concerts and music festivals on the riverfront, and more.
Waterville is a great place to call home! Please contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!