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Franklin Health Pediatrics

Candidate: Board certified/eligible in general Pediatrics.

Practice Profile: Franklin Health Pediatrics is a Franklin Memorial Hospital owned practice located in Farmington, Maine. The pediatrician position is a part-time (3 days per week) or full-time (4 days per week) salaried position with full benefits and full call, joining three pediatricians and a nurse practitioner. Call varies but the most is 1:5. Providers participate in an inpatient pediatric service for admissions and care of acutely ill patients as well as attending deliveries and providing newborn care. Care for ill newborns is also provided with level 2 nursery coverage. Franklin Memorial Hospital is a 65-bed, acute care community hospital with a 55-member medical staff. Patient volume draws from a wide geographic region with 40,000 people.


Patient volume for office encounters averages 15-20 patients per day along with a varying number of inpatients or newborns daily. Patients represent a full range of pediatrics, including newborns and teenagers. The practice also supports a successful OB program for deliveries at the Hospitals level-2 nursery. The practice is located in the new Medical Arts Center which is conveniently attached to the hospital. Providers enjoy an on-site practice manager and office and clinical support staff.

Farmington, Maine is a rural college town, an hour and a half north of Portland and home to the University of Maine at Farmington, one of the best liberal arts colleges in the nation. The area is within an hour drive of three ski resorts and offers four seasons of outdoor recreation with many lakes, rivers and streams as well as hills and mountains. The areas progressive medical staff affords excellent colleague interaction and referral relationships.

Compensation and Benefits:
* Guaranteed base annual salary with the opportunity to earn productivity bonuses
* Flexible Benefits package includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, short and long-term disability coverage, and 403(b) tax sheltered retirement plan with a company match.
* Education loan repayment available
* Support for professional memberships and certification fees.
* Malpractice coverage
* Support for professional memberships and certification fees.
* Paid time off/ Earned time
* Relocation allowance available.

Contact: Jodi Cordes, Recruitment and Volunteers Services Administrator
Franklin Community Health Network
111 Franklin Health Commons, Farmington, ME 04938
www.fchn.org
Phone: (207) 779-2635 Email: jcordes@fchn.org