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Houlton, Maine: We have an exciting new opportunity for a skilled Pediatric Nurse Practitioner to join the medical staff of an award-winning critical access hospital serving 18,000 residents of Aroostook County, in northeastern Maine.

This is an important, full-scope role! Join two Pediatric NPs in a well-established, hospital-owned primary care practice, and participate in caring for newborns and rounding in the LDRP Unit as well as providing outpatient care for pediatric patients through age 18. This hospital sees about 120 deliveries annually. Maternity call shared among the NPs on a 1:3 basis and last year, only ten C-Sections were performed outside of business hours. Serious cases are handled by the nearest tertiary medical center (only five such cases were transferred last year).

You will enjoy a convenient 4 day/week schedule, with lots of paid time off! Join one of Americas Top Rural Hospitals, designated by the Leapfrog Group for exemplary performance across a variety of safety and quality measures. Come and practice in a community where patients respect and appreciate healthcare providers!

We are offering:

Safe, welcoming community
Secure hospital employment
Established practice with experienced staff
Cash signing bonus!
Paid relocation to scenic Maine!
Convenient 4 day/week schedule
Very competitive salary
Excellent cash productivity/incentive bonuses!
Paid liability insurance
Health & life insurance
FOUR WEEKS of paid vacation time
TWO WEEKS of paid leave plus a budget for your CME
12 paid sick days, PLUS 11 paid holidays!
Assistance with student loan debt also available!


Houlton sits on Maines eastern border with New Brunswick, Canada which is just three miles east of the town's center. The slow-paced town of Houlton appeals to many families seeking a friendly community and a wholesome lifestyle. Homes are very affordable here with acreage available too, if youd like to enjoy more space: Imagine a big home on over 100 acres for under $200K!

Northern Maine offers a delightful range of outdoor recreation including camping, hiking, canoeing and fishing in warm seasons, and wintertime activities ranging from snowmobiling and ice fishing to cross country skiing and dog sledding.

Houlton is the seat of Aroostook County, the largest county east of the Mississippi. This is a region of farms and forests and rolling hills plus many lakes and streams. Local crops include potatoes, grains, broccoli, and peas a number of organic farms thriving here.

Many Houlton residents enjoy visiting the city of Fredericton, New Brunswick the provincial capital, with over 100,000 people less than two hours to the east. Houlton is an hour south of Presque Isle, Maine (with a small regional airport offering daily flights to Boston), and two hours north of Bangor, Maines third largest city with an international airport, shopping malls, dozens of restaurants and stores, riverfront concerts and festivals, and many more big city amenities.

Contact us today to explore this attractive new opportunity!
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