J1/H1b: Family Physician invited to Eastern Maine – Primary Care with popular Community Health Center near Canadian border! Student Loan aid! Part Time option!

ID: 23737111
Location: Princeton , ME - US
Practice Type: Group
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Accepted Visas: J-1 , H-1B
Contact: Cal Weaver, CPC    Call: 207-891-9003
Posted: 11/28/2022

We are offering:

  • Secure employment with established community health center
  • Scenic, friendly eastern Maine offers high quality of life
  • Welcoming, collaborative, supportive atmosphere
  • Interesting all-ages outpatient-only practice
  • J1/H1b/NHSC candidates all welcome here
  • Convenient weekday schedule (no weekends, no holidays)
  • Choice of 4 or 5 day/week schedule (40 hours)
  • PART TIME schedule may be available if preferred
  • Shared call, handled by phone only
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Paid relocation assistance
  • Fully paid health and dental insurance
  • Plenty of paid time off for vacations/sick leave PLUS paid holidays
  • Paid leave plus a budget for your CME

Princeton, Maine: We invite a skilled Family Medicine Physician to join an established Federally Qualified Health Center in eastern Maine near the border with New Brunswick, Canada. This Patient Centered Medical Home offers a range of services including primary care, dental care, behavioral health, medication-assisted substance use treatment, podiatry and school-based health. Care is provided without regard to the patient’s ability to pay.

MD/DO, new or experienced – all welcomed by this Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates requiring J1/H1b sponsorship or NHSC support are encouraged to apply.

Join an experienced team of Physicians and APPs providing outpatient-only primary care for thousands of area residents. Every provider here sees some pediatrics, though most patients are older adults (50+). Enjoy practicing in a modern facility with electronic health records. You will have a convenient weekday schedule (40 hours, no weekends), your choice of 4 or 5 days/week, for maximum quality of life. Light phone-only call is shared with other providers (a nurse screens all calls first). A PART TIME schedule may be available if desired. This hire will help expand capacity to accommodate new families moving into the area. The physical practice is being enlarged too and will add 6 new exam rooms in 2023.

You will earn a competitive salary and benefits including relocation assistance, FULLY PAID medical and dental insurance, paid time off for vacations and sick leave PLUS 12 paid holidays, paid time off and a budget for your CME, reimbursement for license expenses, and more. National Health Service Corps student loan reimbursement is available.

Come to Washington County in eastern Maine and enjoy rural living in a region known for its hearty, friendly people, scenic vistas, fascinating wildlife, and abundant recreation. Princeton is a small town with fewer than a thousand residents adjacent to a Native American reservation, near the Atlantic coastline, and close to a significant US/Canada border crossing point at Calais. The 17,000 acre Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge is also nearby, and is home to deer and moose, bald eagles, migratory and songbirds, and a variety of endangered species. You will find many ways to enjoy Maine's acclaimed four-season environment including snowmobiling and snowshoeing, hiking and biking, hunting and fishing, golf, boating, and more. Maine earns the nickname, “Vacationland!”

Enjoy a peaceful life among some of the safest towns in New England. This picturesque region offers affordable real estate with interesting in-town homes, historic farms with abundant acreage, and options on sparkling lakes and waterways too. If you dream of country living, you can find it here.

Bangor, Maine’s third largest city, is less than two hours from Princeton. With over 100,000 residents, Bangor has an international airport, shopping malls and theaters, museums, a casino/hotel, riverfront music and art festivals and more. Southwest of Princeton is Acadia National Park, with 50,000 public acres containing several impressive mountains, “Golf Digest” level golf courses, popular campgrounds, a hundred miles of trails for hiking and biking, gorgeous coastline, and much more. Bar Harbor, adjacent to Acadia, is a tourist hotspot with dozens of restaurants and shops and tours that include whale watching.

Contact us today to explore your future in eastern Maine!