Physician - Pediatric Gastroenterologist with Faculty Appointment - Portland, Maine Coast / #PED8

Oct 31, 2016
Position Type
Our client is a best-in-class is Pediatric Specialty Care group affiliated with the best tertiary care children’s hospital in the state of Maine. This multispecialty group seeks a Pediatric Gastroenterologist to join a well-established team in Portland, situated on the famed coast of Southern Maine. Specialty areas include Endocrinology, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Genetics, Nephrology and Pulmonology. This position cares for a broad range of gastrointestinal, liver and nutritional disorders in children of all ages. Children and their families come from all over Maine and New Hampshire to receive care from these providers.   WHAT YOU’LL GET:
  • Excellent compensation package
  • Faculty appointment at prestigious medical school
  • Leadership potential, DOE
  • Join 5 other Ped GIs in the division
  • Work closely with the PICU, NICU and Pedi ER
  • Gain experience with a variety of presentations due to a large geographic catchment area
  • Gastrointestinal endoscopy, esophageal and anorectal manometry and impedence probe monitoring services
  • Close collaboration with The Aerodigestive Clinic, Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Clinic, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and Countdown to a Healthy Maine, a treatment program for overweight children
  • Opportunities for hospital networking and committee service through a network of more than 400 providers
  • Guaranteed Salary & Productivity
  • Health, Dental and Life insurances
  • Long and short term disability
  • 100% employer-paid malpractice
  • Two pension plan options
  • Relocation assistance
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • Seeking full time employment
  • Experience strongly preferred
  • Leadership experience a plus
  • Passion for teaching and mentoring
  • Skilled at working with children and families facing difficult diagnoses
  • Authorized to work in the United States
Situated on the Maine coast, Portland offers the best of urban sophistication combined with small-town friendliness. The area provides four season recreational opportunities, such as skiing, hiking, sailing, and miles of beautiful beaches. Just two hours north of Boston, this is an exceptionally diverse and vibrant community. Portland is consistently voted one of the top spots in America to raise a family and was named America's most livable city by Forbes Magazine in 2009. JOB REFERENCE #PED8   - Qualified physician and advanced practitioner applications only.