Doctor Opportunities

Position Title: Pediatric Practice Opportunity

Location:
Women's and Children's Health Center

Hours:
Varies

Description:
Pediatrics

VISION STATEMENT To deliver the highest quality healthcare in a compassionate and nurturing environment throughout Aroostook County

MISSION STATEMENT We are a community of providers committed to excellence in patient-centered healthcare and to improving the lives of those we serve. We are actively engaged in advancing the health and wellness needs of people in Aroostook County, including the unserved and underserved.

Pediatric Practice Opportunity Pines Health Services is a physician practice management organization with 30 physicians and 26 mid-level providers. Pines’ northern Maine locations include Caribou (3 offices), Presque Isle, Washburn, Fort Fairfield and Van Buren. In the Fall of 2007, the practice was designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center, providing enhanced access to health care services for all members of the community, and allowing the practice to employ providers holding H-1B and J-1 visas. In 2016 The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded Pines Health Services for Oral Health expansion. The HRSA grant award improves and expands the delivery of oral health through our services area which encompasses 22 towns across 900 square miles. In addition, HRSA also awarded Pines with multiple grants for their quality performance. Pines led the field of 18 health center grantees in Maine with awards across four categories, including a prestigious National Quality Leaders award.

For over 38 years Pines Health Services has provided care to a service area population numbering about 35,000 people. Pines Health Services has a dedicated, volunteer Board of Directors and a strong, supportive relationship with Cary Medical Center. Pines providers are active members of Cary’s Medical Staff and work closely together to deliver seamless health and wellness services to every patient we serve.

Pines Health Services has received recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). PCMH is a comprehensive, coordinated team-based approach that enables patients to take an active role in their health status and decision making. This innovative model puts patients at the center of care as their primary care practitioner leads an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals to treat all aspects of the patient’s health. NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition raises the bar in defining high-quality care by emphasizing access, health information technology, and coordinated care focused on patients.

Unlimited potential exists for a Pediatrician to join our practice in Caribou, a community that is economically, culturally, and socially inviting. This opportunity has come about due to relocation of an existing Pediatrician. Caribou prides itself on the high quality of its public school system, extremely low crime rate and family-oriented community activities. The community boasts a new multi-million dollar Recreation and Wellness Center that offers programs and activities for all ages.

As an employee of Pines Health Services, the successful Pediatrician will receive a competitive salary, generous health and welfare benefits package, professional liability insurance, CME reimbursement, relocation assistance, and education loan repayment, if applicable. The physician will also receive an annual allowance for licensing, DEA registration, professional society memberships, and medical journal subscriptions. All of our primary care health centers are approved for participation in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayer program. Immigration assistance provided by expert legal counsel is provided at the expense of the practice for candidates needing a J-1 waiver, H-1B visa or green card.

Pediatric Practice Profile: The Pines Center for Women’s and Children’s Health is one of six primary care offices located in geographically dispersed communities. 3 Obstetricians and 2 Certified Nurse Midwives 2 Pediatricians The leader of deliveries, north of Bangor Maine, with over 200 deliveries annually Anesthesiologist on call at all times at Cary Medical Center NICU not available at Cary Medical Center, however a pediatric critical care transport team from Eastern Maine Medical Center with mobile NICU and fixed-wing air transport is readily available The practice at Women’s and Children’s Health is conveniently attached to Cary Medical Center with easy internal stairway access to the hospital’s maternal/child unit and Operating Rooms one floor above. Pines Health has a telephone triage system to screen after-hours calls. The Women’s & Children’s Health Center offers extended early morning and evening hours two days a week, and our Caribou Health Center is open two additional weekday evenings and Saturdays from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM for ease of patient access. When medically necessary, OB and Pediatric patients can access the ER at Cary Medical Center for after-hours care. The ER is staffed 24/7 by a Board-certified Emergency Physician. Access to Cary Medical Center outpatient clinics including Cardiology, Pulmonary, Hematology/Oncology, Endocrinology, Neurosurgical, Ear, Nose and Throat, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Nephrology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, and Podiatry, and Rheumatology, along with diabetes counseling and nutritional therapy Expectations – grow the practice as families move into the area to support the growth of local industry, including the Defense Financing and Accounting Service (DFAS), the Maine Military Authority and an influx in the number of U.S. Border Patrol officers.

The Opportunity: Status: Full-time: 5 days per week, including one early evening each week on a rotating basis; Saturday morning hours may be considered in the future. Patients: Patient profile is newborn to approximately age 18 Call: 1 in 3 rotation with infrequent requirement to come into the hospital for pediatric admissions; pediatricians attend all C-sections. PALS certification required, NRP certification highly desirable. Qualifications of Applicants: Board Certified or board eligible on defined track to become Board Certified Allopathic and osteopathic physicians will be considered equally American born and trained physicians and foreign-born physicians who have completed a US residency and/or fellowship will be considered equally. H-1B and J-1 candidates can be considered. In-practice physicians, residents or fellows, and military-trained physicians will be considered equally Cary Medical Center OUR MISSION STATEMENT We are caring people committed to excellence in patient centered health care and community well-being.

OUR VISION STATEMENT We aspire to create a healthier community. Cary nurtures a supportive, professional environment to the benefit of patients, visitors, staff members, medical providers, and volunteers.

Cary Medical Center is 65-bed acute care hospital in Caribou, Maine. Well-known for its patient-centered services, the hospital and its staff have won numerous state and national awards for quality in both customer service and clinical performance. The Cary family includes approximately 540 employees, 60 active medical staff providers, 100 courtesy and consulting physicians, and 75 volunteers.

In collaboration with Pines Health Services, Cary Medical Center services include: general and vascular surgery, pediatrics, 24-hour emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, cancer care, physical and occupational therapy, neurology, one-day surgery, family practice, sports medicine, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, occupational health, internal medicine, ophthalmology, urology, radiology, pathology, and a wide variety of specialty clinics (see list below).

In recent years, significant investments in technology have been made to enhance patient services, reduce the risk of medical errors, and to improve access to health information. At Cary Medical Center, we’ve proven that you can have the most modern medical technology while providing personal, compassionate care. This high tech, high touch approach to healthcare separates Cary Medical Center from many hospitals in the United States. In fact, Cary Medical Center has been listed in the top 2% of hospitals in the nation for health information and patient safety technology.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Cary and Pines family! For more information or to inquire further please contact our Coordinator of Physician Recruitment, Tami Kilcollins at 207-493-4849 or toll free 1-800-858-CARY (2279) or by email tkilcollins@carymed.org. Thank you!



Posting Date:
11/20/2019

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Pediatric Practice Opportunity

Location: Women's and Children's Health Center

Posting Date: 11/20/2019

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Position Title: Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Location:
Women's and Children's Health Center

Hours:
Varies

Description:

Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Obstetrics & Gynecology Physician for Pines Health Service in Caribou, ME. Medical Degree or foreign equivalent. Completion of a residency program in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Able to obtain Maine Medical License prior to commencement of employment.

Job duties: Treating women during prenatal, natal, and postnatal periods; examining patient to ascertain condition and utilizing physical findings, laboratory results, and patient's statements as diagnostic aids; determining need for modified diet and physical activities, and recommending plan; periodically examining patient, prescribing medication or surgery, if indicated; delivering infant and caring for mother for prescribed period following childbirth; performing cesarean section or other surgical procedure as needed to preserve patient's health and deliver infant safely.

The physician will see patients in Caribou, Presque Isle, Washburn, Van Buren and Fort Fairfield, ME. Send CV and cover letter to Kris Doody, CEO, Pines Health Services, 74 Access Highway, P.O. Box 40, Caribou, ME 04736.

VISION STATEMENT: To deliver the highest quality healthcare in a compassionate and nurturing environment throughout Aroostook County

MISSION STATEMENT: We are a community of providers committed to excellence in patient-centered healthcare and to improving the lives of those we serve. We are actively engaged in advancing the health and wellness needs of people in Aroostook County, including the unserved and underserved.

OB/Gyn Opportunity Pines Health Services is a physician practice management organization with 30 physicians and 20 mid-level providers. Pines’ northern Maine locations include Caribou (3 offices), Presque Isle, Washburn, Fort Fairfield and Van Buren. In the fall of 2007, the practice was designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center, providing enhanced access to health care services for all members of the community, and allowing the practice to employ providers holding H-1B and J-1 visas. Pines received a multi-year New Access Points grant from the Federal government in the fall of 2007. In 2016 The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded Pines Health Services for Oral Health expansion. The HRSA grant award improves and expands the delivery of oral health through our services area which encompasses 22 towns across 900 square miles. In addition, HRSA also awarded Pines with multiple grants for their quality performance. Pines led the field of 18 health center grantees in Maine with awards across four categories, including a prestigious National Quality Leaders award.

For over 38 years Pines Health Services has provided care to a service area population numbering about 35,000 people. Pines Health Services has a dedicated, volunteer Board of Directors and a strong, supportive relationship with Cary Medical Center. Pines providers are active members of Cary’s Medical Staff and work closely together to deliver seamless health and wellness services to every patient we serve.

Pines Health Services has received recognition as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). PCMH is a comprehensive, coordinated team-based approach that enables patients to take an active role in their health status and decision making. This innovative model puts patients at the center of care as their primary care practitioner leads an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals to treat all aspects of the patient’s health. NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition raises the bar in defining high-quality care by emphasizing access, health information technology, and coordinated care focused on patients.

Significant potential exists for an Obstetrician to join our practice, working at our Pines Women’s and Children’s Health Center located on the Cary Medical Center campus. Caribou prides itself on the high quality of its public school system, extremely low crime rate and family-oriented community activities. The community boasts a new multi-million dollar Recreation and Wellness Center that offers programs and activities for all ages.

As an employee of Pines Health Services, the successful OB/Gyn candidate will receive a competitive salary, generous health and welfare benefits package, professional liability insurance, CME reimbursement, relocation assistance, and education loan repayment, if applicable. The physician will also receive an annual allowance for licensing, DEA registration, professional society membership, and medical journal subscriptions. Immigration assistance provided by expert legal counsel is provided at the expense of the practice for candidates needing a J-1 waiver, H-1B visa or green card.

For more information or to inquire further please send CV and cover letter to Kris Doody, CEO, Pines Health Services, 74 Access Highway, P.O. Box 40, Caribou, ME 04736.



Posting Date:
11/20/2019

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Obstetrician/Gynecologist

Location: Women's and Children's Health Center

Posting Date: 11/20/2019

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Position Title: Orthopedic Surgeon Opportunity

Location:
Orthopedics, Sports Medicine & Podiatry

Hours:
Varies

Description:
Orthopedics VISION STATEMENT To deliver the highest quality healthcare in a compassionate and nurturing environment throughout Aroostook County

MISSION STATEMENT We are a community of providers committed to excellence in patient-centered healthcare and to improving the lives of those we serve. We are actively engaged in advancing the health and wellness needs of people in Aroostook County, including the unserved and underserved.

Pines Health Services is a physician practice management organization comprised of 32 physicians and 13 mid-level providers. Pines’ northern Maine locations include Caribou (3 offices), Presque Isle, Washburn, Fort Fairfield and Van Buren. In the fall of 2007, the practice was designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center, providing enhanced access to health care services for all members of the community, and allowing the practice to employ providers holding H-1B and J-1 visas. Pines received a multi-year New Access Points grant from the Federal government in the fall of 2007. Our inaugural fully integrated electronic medical record system became operational in 2011.

For over 30 years Pines Health Services has provided care to a service area population numbering about 35,000 people. Pines Health Services has a dedicated, volunteer Board of Directors, and a strong, supportive relationship with Cary Medical Center. Pines physicians are active members and leaders of Cary’s Medical Staff.

Our clinical staff is fully engaged in quality improvement, earning multiple blue ribbons from the Maine Health Alliance. We are a designated preferred provider for State of Maine employees, and have been recognized by Anthem Blue Cross / Blue Shield as a preferred provider based on the demonstrated quality of care provided to our patients. Pines primary care offices in Caribou, Presque Isle and Van Buren were recently selected to participate in the Maine Multi-Payer Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Pilot Expansion project. Simultaneously, we are working toward achieving PCMH designation from the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA). The vast majority of our providers are already recognized by the NCQA for the Heart, Stroke and Diabetes recognition programs.

Unlimited potential exists for Orthopedic Surgeons to join our practice, serving at Cary Medical Center. These opportunities have come about due to the expansion of our services to the community and the Medical Center. The communities we serve are economically, culturally, and socially inviting.

As an employee of Pines Health Services, the successful Orthopedic Surgery candidate will receive a competitive salary, generous health and welfare benefits package, professional liability insurance, CME reimbursement, relocation assistance, and education loan repayment, if applicable. Physicians also receive an annual allowance for licensing, DEA registration, professional society membership, and medical journal subscriptions. Immigration assistance provided by expert legal counsel is provided at the expense of the practice for candidates needing a J-1 waiver, H-1B visa or green card.

Practice Characteristics

Specialists available at Pines include urology, general surgery, ophthalmology, neurology, all hospitalists practicing at Cary Medical Center, and occupational medicine Access to Cary Medical Center outpatient clinics including Cardiology, Pulmonary, Hematology/Oncology, Endocrinology, Neurosurgical, Ear, Nose and Throat, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Nephrology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Podiatry, and Rheumatology, along with diabetes counseling and nutritional therapy Expectations – Grow the practice by providing high quality, efficient inpatient and outpatient care. Communicate effectively on an ongoing basis with office-based referring primary care physicians, with specialists at tertiary referral centers by telephone, coordinating patient transfers to appropriate tertiary centers as medically necessary.

The Opportunity:

Status: Full-time

Patients: Community profile includes a large cohort of elderly patients with co-morbidities, extensive engagement with middle school, high school, junior college and university athletic programs On-Call Rotation – 1:3, with the expectation that call will be handled collaboratively with other orthopedic surgeons in the practice group

Qualifications of applicants: Board Certified or board eligible on defined track to become Board Certified Allopathic and osteopathic physicians will be considered equally American born and trained physicians and foreign-born physicians who have completed a US residency and/or fellowship will be considered equally. H-1B and J-1 visa candidates will be considered. In-practice physicians, residents or fellows, and military-trained physicians will be considered equally. Fellowship training in hand, foot and/or ankle surgery is highly desirable.

Cary Medical Center OUR MISSION STATEMENT We are caring people committed to excellence in patient centered health care and community well-being.

OUR VISION STATEMENT We aspire to create a healthier community. Cary nurtures a supportive, professional environment to the benefit of patients, visitors, staff members, medical providers, and volunteers.

Cary Medical Center is 65-bed acute care hospital in Caribou, Maine. Well-known for its patient-centered services, the hospital and its staff have won numerous state and national awards for quality in both customer service and clinical performance. The Cary family includes approximately 540 employees, 60 active medical staff providers, 100 courtesy and consulting physicians, and 75 volunteers.

In collaboration with Pines Health Services, Cary Medical Center services include: general and vascular surgery, pediatrics, 24-hour emergency medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, cancer care, physical and occupational therapy, neurology, one-day surgery, family practice, sports medicine, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, occupational health, internal medicine, ophthalmology, urology, radiology, pathology, and a wide variety of specialty clinics (see list below).

In recent years, significant investments in technology have been made to enhance patient services, reduce the risk of medical errors, and to improve access to health information. At Cary Medical Center, we’ve proven that you can have the most modern medical technology while providing personal, compassionate care. This high tech, high touch approach to healthcare separates Cary Medical Center from many hospitals in the United States. In fact, Cary Medical Center has been listed in the top 2% of hospitals in the nation for health information and patient safety technology.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Cary and Pines family! For more information or to inquire further please contact our Coordinator of Physician Recruitment, Tami Kilcollins at 207-493-4849 or toll free 1-800-858-CARY (2279) or by email tkilcollins@carymed.org. Thank you!



Posting Date:
11/20/2019

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Orthopedic Surgeon Opportunity

Location: Caribou Health Center

Posting Date: 11/20/2019

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