MEDICAL DIRECTOR - Occupational Medicine MD/DO invited to Maine’s capital - 50 mins from Portland - Interesting practice, scenic community, loan assistance

ID: 23941729
Location: Portland, ME - US
Practice Type: Group
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: Multiple
Posted: 06/23/2024

Augusta, Maine: We seek a skilled Occupational Medicine Physician to join and lead a busy outpatient practice as MEDICAL DIRECTOR. This group is operated by Maine’s newest hospital – an award-winning 190-bed regional medical center in the state capital city just 50 minutes from Portland. This physician-led nonprofit is the area’s largest private employer and Maine’s third largest healthcare system. They are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.

Physicians with a background in primary care / urgent care are encouraged to apply. Candidates who are BE/BC in Occupational Medicine, and/or have leadership experience, will receive priority attention. This is a tremendous opportunity to make a positive impact on the well-being of workers, their families and their communities.

Join and lead a thriving Workplace Health team with several dedicated physicians and advanced practitioners plus experienced nurses, medical assistants and others, all enthusiastic about evidence-based occupational medicine. Enjoy a convenient weekday schedule (M-F, 8-5) with no call. This group performs commercial motor vehicle driver examinations, functioning as medical review officers, and supports various employee wellness and assistance programs. This team serves several State of Maine governmental organizations and provides consultations to State personnel. Workplace Health medical and nursing teams staff multiple industry site clinics, affording the staff a stimulating variety of work environments.

As Medical Director, your schedule will be 40% direct patient care and 60% administrative, staff development, and oversight of contracts. You should be ready to lead, train and inspire team members, demonstrate a willingness to collaborate, and be empathetic to staff and patients.

This hospital-employed role offers a very competitive salary plus productivity bonuses and benefits including paid relocation assistance, insurance (liability, medical, dental, vision, life, and disability), paid time off for sick leave and vacations, paid holidays, more paid leave plus a budget for your CME, an onsite daycare facility, a choice of retirement plans with employer matching, and more. Generous medical education loan repayment is available.

Augusta is Maine's historic capital city, a growing college town, and a family-friendly community situated in the scenic Kennebec Valley. Entrepreneurs start and grow a variety of businesses here, while students learn in first-rate schools, libraries, and cultural facilities. Augusta’s busy retail district offers specialty shops, name-brand and big-box stores, plus multiple restaurants. The Civic Center hosts everything from rock concerts to sporting events. Augusta spans both sides of the picturesque Kennebec River, which offers scenic recreation. Enjoy kayaking, whitewater rafting, fishing and hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and more. Take advantage of local hiking and biking trails, award-winning golf courses, and easily accessible ski/snowboarding resorts. The region’s picturesque waterways are popular with bald eagles.

Homes are available in the city, in several surrounding suburbs and – just a few minutes out of town –acreage and a country lifestyle can be found. Since this position has no call requirement, you can live anywhere and commute. The hospital is just two minutes off Maine’s interstate freeway.

Portland is easily accessible from Augusta. This highly rated city features a very active social scene centered in the popular Old Port district of eateries and nightclubs. Hundreds of Portland restaurants serve the finest seafood plus international fare from dozens of regions. Resources include the convenient International Jetport, exciting semipro sports, scenic harborside dining, galleries and museums, live theater, an acclaimed symphony orchestra, and much more. Boston is 2.5 hours from Augusta.

Contact us today to learn more about this excellent new position.

We are offering:

  • Desirable riverside community 50 minutes from Portland
  • Relocation assistance brings you to beautiful Maine
  • Secure employment with modern 190-bed medical center
  • DIRECTORSHIP of busy Workplace Health team
  • Primary Care / Urgent Care / Occ Med physicians qualified
  • Interesting broad scope practice
  • Friendly, welcoming provider team
  • Convenient weekday schedule with no call
  • Potential teaching options (onsite FM residency)
  • Highly competitive salary
  • Liability, Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance
  • Onsite daycare facility
  • Generous earned time for optimal work/life balance plus
  • Paid leave plus a budget for your CME
  • Choice of retirement plans with employer matching
  • Generous multiyear student loan repayment available

This Physician job opening last updated on 06/23/2024. Contact the employer using the Apply Online button or the information on this posting and mention you saw this job posting on

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