Physician / Pediatrics / Maine / Permanent / Lewiston, Maine cw
Pediatrician invited to join large, thriving full-scope PRIVATE group in beautiful Maine! Come to Lewiston/Auburn! Job
Lewiston, Maine: We invite a skilled Pediatrician to join a thriving private practice in Maine’s second largest city, just 40 minutes from Portland. This highly respected group dominates the market in this region – providing care for infants through teens, inpatient and outpatient. Join four Pediatricians and several Pediatric NP/PAs as the team continues to grow!
New and experienced doctors are welcome, and those requiring J1/H1b visa sponsorship are also encouraged to apply.
You will enjoy a convenient four day/week schedule, spending three days/week in the outpatient clinic, and one day/week working as a hospitalist, rounding on inpatients in two local medical centers. You will attend high-risk deliveries from time to time. Enjoy practicing in a spacious, modern facility with fully integrated EMR. The practice has a unique and attractive style, too – colorful, creative, and very kid-friendly!
We are offering:
• Large, collegial, supportive private practice
• Popular recreation-rich community close to Portland
• Paid relocation to beautiful Maine
• Interesting broad-scope practice
• Very competitive salary
• Paid immigration costs
• Paid liability insurance, health and dental insurance
• Paid license fees
• 4 weeks of earned time PLUS 8 paid holidays per year
• Another week of paid leave plus a budget for your CME
• Participate in a retirement plan with employer matching
• Eligibility for annual bonuses
• Rewarding practice, appreciative patients!
Lewiston and it’s “across the river” neighbor Auburn are home to over 120,000 metro residents, comprising one of Maine’s largest and most diverse population centers. This bustling community offers dozens of local dining options, from chain restaurants to unique homegrown eateries, diners, ethnic restaurants and wonderful seafood places. Enjoy shopping in specialty boutiques, numerous big-box stores, and shopping malls too. The local arts scene is broad, and includes a thriving live-stage community, movie theaters, and several flavors of easily-accessible live music too.
Maine’s four-season climate and diverse geography support many recreational pursuits! Enjoy numerous local trails for hiking and biking, and lakes and streams for casual fishing, kayaking and sailing. Golf is very popular, with over a dozen local courses from which to choose. A short drive leads to some of Maine's top ski resorts – and Lost Valley, next door in Auburn, is a fun and affordable ski facility. Winter sports also include cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and snow-shoeing. Lewiston’s city recreation program offers many organized sports, indoor and outdoor, from youth through adult. Lewiston hosts a huge, fun family-friendly Balloon Festival that draws thousands to a downtown park new the famous waterfalls on the Androscoggin River every summer.
Bates College in Lewiston is New England's first (and longest enduring) coeducational college, ranked by US News & World Report as a “Best Liberal Arts College” and “Best Value in America” by the Princeton Review. Bates hosts students from nearly every state and over 60 countries, regularly receiving ten times more applications than freshman slots.
Residential opportunities abound! Choose a home in town, among several suburbs, on a local lake or river, or in the country, just minutes outside of town. You will find many friendly and welcoming neighborhoods with excellent public and private schools.
Nearby Portland is easily accessible from Lewiston via highway. One of the most desirable cities in New England, this harbor town has a thriving social scene centered around the popular Old Port district. With literally hundreds of restaurants, Portland is a renown “foodie” city, winning multiple awards for quality eateries and the diversity of their offerings. The International Jetport is a convenient resource serving several major and discount airlines. Portland hosts several semipro sports teams, numerous museums, the state’s largest mall, and a busy harbor, too, with ferry service to several nearby islands. All these amenities will be in easy reach!
Contact us today to learn more about this exciting opportunity!