Bar Harbor, Maine! Top 20 Hospital invites ER PA to scenic coastal Maine! Mount Desert Island/Acadia National Park! - 22781048
BAR HARBOR, Maine: We seek an experienced Physician Assistant to join the Emergency Department staff in an exceptional 25-bed hospital in this unique coastal location. This nationally-scored Top-20 Critical Access Hospital is rated #1 in Maine.
Become part of an excellent team providing superior care to area residents and vacationers who come to this popular locale in all seasons. From June through October, the ED averages about 800-900 visits/month – the rest of the year, the volume drops by more than 50%.
You will be employed by this independent, nonprofit hospital where you will work alongside medical providers (Physicians and PAs) supported by an excellent clinical and administrative team. This is a rare opportunity to join a low-turnover service where you will have a measurable impact with patients - and enjoy an amazing lifestyle in a beautiful, highly desirable community!
A flexible schedule is available – with your choice of 12- or 24-hour shifts to comprise a 36 hour week. You will sometimes be paired with a physician, and at other times you will be on your own. During the summer months when volume is highest, double-coverage is typical for the busiest hours (10am-8pm).
We are offering:
- Relocation assistance brings you to beautiful Maine
- Fantastic coastal location with amazing recreation choices
- Secure employment with a top-rated hospital
- Welcoming and supportive clinical/admin team
- Highly competitive salary based on experience
- Flexible schedule, 36 hours/week (you chose 12’s or 24’s)
- Paid liability insurance
- Health and dental insurance
- Participation in a retirement program
- Assistance with your medical education debt
- Plenty of paid time off for vacations and sick leave
- Additional paid leave plus an expense budget for your CME
- A rewarding role where you will make a difference!
- One of the prettiest locations in America!
Come to the coast of Maine! Bar Harbor is the biggest town on bridge-connected Mount Desert Island – which, at 100+ square miles, is the second largest island off the east coast. MDI is the site of spectacular Acadia National Park (voted “America’s Favorite Place”). With 50,000 acres of magnificent mountains and lakes, picturesque coastlines and welcoming campgrounds, Acadia offers thirty miles of groomed bicycle paths and dozens of unique hiking trails appealing to the novice, or to advanced climbers. The second most popular national park in the east, Acadia hosts millions of visitors annually – people drawn to the scenic coastal landscapes, the peaceful ponds and lakes, the diverse activities, and the unique experience.
Renowned as a tourist destination and a popular cruise ship stop, Bar Harbor hosts an impressive number of seafood restaurants and ice cream shops plus unique boutiques, whale-watching cruises, a Native American museum, and The Jackson Laboratory – a respected genetics research complex. Your recreational choices are unbeatable here! With local camping, hiking and climbing, biking and kayaking, fishing, sailing, cycling and golf, the warmer seasons offer countless options. In the wintertime, enjoy cross country skiing, ice fishing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Bar Harbor is a terrific community for families – the local schools are top-rated, and homes are available in all price ranges, on or off the island.
Bar Harbor is 75 minutes from Bangor, Maine's third largest city, offering a convenient international airport, shopping malls, dozens of eateries, an arena that hosts concerts and events, a symphony orchestra, a casino/hotel, a first-rate children’s museum, riverfront music and festivals, and many other amenities.
Live the dream! Contact us today for more information on this excellent new opportunity!