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TRAUMA/ACUTE CARE SURGEON
Maine Medical Partners, a division of Maine Medical Center, is seeking a BC/BE surgeon to join the 10 physician practice of Acute Care Surgery.
The Acute Care Surgery team offers trauma care, surgical care for patients with critical illness, burn and wound care, emergency and general surgery. R esearch programs in translational and clinical outcomes are in place and the candidate would be expected to participate in these efforts.
The successful candidate would ideally have 3-5 years of experience and have completed a Fellowship in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care and/or Acute Care Surgery. Candidates must have a strong interest in Trauma, Burn, and Critical Care to include Cardiovascular Critical Care and be BC/BE in Surgical Critical Care. Opportunities for participation in Emergency and Elective General Surgery are available and will be part of the selected candidates clinical activities. Interest in developing an Acute Care Surgery fellowship would be a plus.
Maine Medical Center (MMC) has 637 licensed beds and is the states leading tertiary care hospital and ACS verified Level I Trauma Center, with a full complement of residencies and fellowships and integration with Tufts University Medical School. MMC admits 2000+ trauma patients, 600+ Critical Care patients, and 1600 emergency general surgery patients each year. Pre-hospital trauma care is provided by fixed wing, helicopter and ground-based units.
The successful candidate will be employed by Maine Medical Partners (MMP), a subsidiary of Maine Medical Center and Maines largest multi-specialty group, serving patients throughout the state and in Northern New England. This high quality team of over 500 physicians and 200 advanced practice professionals is based at Maine Medical Center and delivers care through a network of 30 locations across the State and acts as a regional referral network.
The position involves teaching and mentoring surgical residents and medical students from the Maine Medical Center-Tufts University School of Medicine Medical School Program, and the candidate would have an academic appointment at Tufts University School of Medicine.
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 Americas most livable city by Forbes Magazine in 2009, with safe communities and an excellent school system.
For more information please contact Alison C. Nathanson, Director, MaineHealth Physician Recruitment Center at (207) 661-7383 or nathaa@mainehealth.org .