Eastern Maine Medical Center seeks a BC/BE internal medicine physician to join our well-established, quality-driven, outpatient practice in Bangor, Maine. EMMC is a 411-bed, regional, tertiary care and level II trauma center for the more than 500,000 residents living in the nine counties of central, eastern, and northern Maine. Our primary care network, largest in the area, has adopted a new practice model to include teams of one physician, one nurse practitioner, two registered nurses and two medical assistants.
Generous vacation and CME benefit
Flexible work schedule with no hospital call
Generous educational loan repayment program
Relocation and sign-on bonus
Bangor is an award-winning small city offering easy access to Maine’s spectacular coast, lakes, and mountains. Schools rank among New England’s best; the University of Maine flagship campus is located in neighboring Orono. Bangor is the regional hub for medicine, the arts, and commerce. Bangor International Airport offers direct and one-stop service to most major destinations.
Located in Bangor, Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC) is the only specialty referral medical center serving the northern two-thirds Maine. EMMC is a progressive organization on the leading edge of healthcare on many fronts. As a full participant in one of 16 Beacon Communities , Transforming Care at the Bedside initiative, Pioneer Accountable Care Organizations, EMMC is helping to explore innovat...ion in healthcare delivery. EMMC was an early adopter of healthcare technology, and now boasts an integrated patient record that is among the top in the nation.
EMMC's results have garnered the Davies Organizational Award (from the Healthcare Information Management and Systems Society) for using information technology to enhance patient care quality and safety. EMMC was the single recipient in the nation of this prestigious award for 2008, one of 24 other hospitals nationwide that had ever received this honor at the time.
EMMC is committed to 100% compliance with CMS quality benchmarks. And while we’re not there yet, we are among the top ten percent of hospitals across the country in most measures, and still improving. We have been named one of the Joint Commission's (for the accreditation of hospitals and healthcare organizations) top performing hospitals on these measures. Leapfrog has awarded EMMC an A for patient safety.
EMMC is an employer of choice, with high employee engagement scores and a Platinum Well Workplace award for the Wellness Councils Of America.