Advanced Care Practitoner


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Job Number 54711
Posted 5/7/2018
Account Blue Hill Memorial Hospital
Department Orthopedics
Location Blue Hill Memorial Hospital, ME 04614
Schedule Regular Full-time
Shift Day
Hours 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Job Details Advanced Care Practitioner opportunity on the Coast of Maine

Frenchman Bay Orthopedics with practices located at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital and Blue Hill Memorial Hospital is seeking a nurse practitioner or physician assistant to join our growing team in the area of Orthopedics.

Our orthopedic team of surgeons specializes in joint replacement, sports medicine, foot & ankle, as well as managing the care of patients who suffer from a range of musculoskeletal conditions. This position will work closely with the surgeons and clinical staff to coordinate patient care from the time of injury to discharge. The candidate must possess strong interpersonal, organizational, communication skills and work independently.

Clinical responsibility is to provide assistance to the Surgeon with the clinical care and treatment of patients. Technical responsibility requires displaying professional competency in the OR as a first assist, perform and assist with procedures as appropriate within the delineation of privileges, perform complete histories and physicals on patients of all ages, records current health and develop a working diagnosis and treatment plan. After hours call will be six nights per month which includes one weekend per month.

· Competitive compensation package

· Medical education debt assistance

· Relocation allowance

· Vacation and paid CME

Blue Hill Memorial Hospital and Maine Coast Memorial Hospital are members of Eastern Maine Healthcare, consisting of nine hospitals throughout Maine including Eastern Maine Medical Center serving northern, central and down east Maine. Our community outreach efforts, as well as the services we deliver within our hospitals and practices are shaped by our community's needs.

The Blue Hill and Ellsworth communities are nestled on the scenic Maine coast, surrounded by Penobscot Bay, Acadia National Park and exceptional year round recreation including hiking, boating, biking, fishing, skiing, golf and more. Our neighborhoods are safe, family friendly and have outstanding schools, active libraries, art, culture and a rich history.

Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
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