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Physician / Nephrology / Maine / Permanent / J1/H1b PORTLAND AREA! Nephrologist invited to join grow

Lewiston, Maine
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Lewiston, Maine: We invite a talented Nephrologist to join a thriving private practice in Maines second largest city, just 40 MINUTES FROM PORTLAND. This respected group enjoys referrals from current patients and numerous primary care physicians across the region. The resulting increase in volume has them ready to add an additional associate in 2022. New or experienced specialists are welcome. Physicians requiring J1 or H1b visa support are encouraged to apply. Join 4 Nephrologists and 2 NPs practicing in Maines third largest hospital a 250-bed academic medical center (site of an unopposed family medicine residency program and an active heart and vascular institute). Hospitalists cover all inpatients. You will enjoy a convenient 4 day/week schedule and an interesting practice that includes a mix of inpatient consults, providing care in the outpatient clinic, and helping cover 6 area Dialysis Units. This practice is also developing an impressive home therapies program. Become part of a collegial team supported by an experienced clinical and administrative staff. You will earn a competitive base salary plus benefits including paid relocation assistance, paid liability insurance, health and dental insurance, plenty of paid time off for vacations, paid holidays, an expense budget for your CME, and more. A retirement plan with profit sharing is added after one year. A partnership track is available for a successful physician. Details will be shared with qualified candidates. Lewiston and its across the river neighbor (Auburn) are home to 120,000 residents, comprising one of Maines largest and most diverse population centers. This bustling community offers many amenities. Enjoy numerous local dining options, from chain restaurants to unique homegrown eateries, diners, ethnic restaurants and wonderful seafood places. Shop in specialty boutiques, big-box stores, and shopping malls. The local arts scene is active and includes a popular live-stage community and several flavors of easily-accessible live music along with multi-screen movie theaters and more. Maines four-season climate and diverse geography support many recreational pursuits. Enjoy local trails for hiking and biking, and lakes and streams for casual fishing, kayaking and sailing. Golf is popular, with over a dozen nearby courses available. A short drive leads to Maine's scenic ski resorts. Other winter sports include cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and snow-shoeing. Lewiston also hosts a huge family-friendly Balloon Festival in a big park near their famous waterfalls on the Androscoggin River every summer. Bates College in Lewiston is ranked as a Best Liberal Arts College and Best Value in America, drawing students from nearly every state and over 60 countries. They regularly receiving 10 times more applications than they have freshman slots to offer. Residential opportunities abound in this area. You might choose a home in town or shop in the suburbs near Portland or the capital city of Augusta. You could live on a local lake or river, or in a country setting with acreage of your own just minutes outside Lewiston. You will find many welcoming neighborhoods with excellent public and private schools. Nearby Portland is easily accessible. One of the most desirable cities in New England, this harbor town has a buzzing social scene centered in 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 convenient and serves several major and discount airlines. Portland hosts a trio of semipro sports teams, numerous museums, the states largest mall, a symphony orchestra, and a busy harbor, too, with ferry service to several nearby islands. All these resources are in easy reach. Contact us today to learn more about this exciting new opportunity!We are offering:Growing private practice is welcoming and supportivePopular recreation-rich location near PortlandPaid relocation assistance brings you to beautiful MaineInteresting practice: outpatient care, inpatient consults, dialysis managementCompetitive salary offeredLiability insurance, health and dental insurance providedPlenty of paid vacation time Paid holidaysExpense budget for your CMERetirement plan with profit sharing added after 1 yearPartnership track available! Rewarding practice, appreciative patients!
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  • Job Reference: 706896322-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Acadia Physician Recruiters
  • Location: Lewiston, Maine
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent