Northern Light Mercy Hospital's Express care is hiring a full time
physician**. We are offering a $20,000 sign on and Paid time off as well
as other excellent benefits.**
We have an excellent team and a great culture.
We are offering a competitive hourly rate, PTO, and great benefits. This
physician will be expected to provide high quality patient care.
Diagnoses and treats both medical and minor surgical problems of
moderate acuity, in a walk-in or outpatient context, distinct from
emergency medicine in a hospital emergency department. Evaluates
diagnoses stabilizes and treats disease without limitations to specific
organ system or region of body. This care is provided on an episodic,
not an ongoing or longitudinal bases, and does not replace the care
received from a primary care physician. The incumbent performs duties
and tasks in accordance with standards established for the job. The
incumbent may have access to highly confidential patient, employee
and/or Mercy proprietary information, and must handle & protect the
information in accordance with hospital & system policies, HIPAA
requirements and the highest level of ethical standards. The incumbent
is responsible for reporting all security events, potential events, or
other security risks to the organization. The incumbent is responsible
for participation in and completion of all patient safety initiatives
appropriate to the position, and conducts all job responsibilities
according to the Mission and Values of Mercy Hospital.
Board certification or board eligibility in family practice, emergency
medicine or internal medicine. ACLS and PALS in process or
certification. M.D. or D. O degree plus a three (3) year internship and
residency, or a combination of education and experience from which
comparable knowledge and skills are acquired. Broad and in-depth
technical knowledge and skills related to the practice of family,
emergency or internal medicine. Minimum 2 years relevant training and
experience in a primary care, internal medicine, emergency medicine or
family practice setting strongly preferred. Good formal and informal
teaching and supervisory skills. Good planning and administrative
skills. Ability to speak clearly and comfortably to and use tact,
discretion and sensitivity in dealing with patients, including good
interviewing and counseling skills, and ability to explain medical
problems and treatments in accurate and understandable lay language.
Ability to deal effectively with other Northern Light Mercy
Hospital personnel as well as a wide range of individuals and
organizations outside of Northern Light Mercy Health Systems of Maine.