Maine Medicine Weekly Update - 07/03/2017  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  State Budget Agreement Reportedly Reached
•  DHHS Announces 31 Day Grace Period for Enforcement of E-prescribing Penalties
•  Board of Licensure in Medicine Proposes Changes to Chapter 1 Rules
•  Vote is Delayed on U.S. Senate "Better Care Reconciliation Act"
•  Loan and Trust Committee Approves $515.000 in Loans to Medical Students from Maine
•  AMA Launches Opioid Education Microsite
•  MMA Annual Benefit Golf Tournament Monday, July 10, 2017
•  Nominations for the 2017 Mary F. Cushman Award Due By August 1
•  Legislative Highlights of the Week
•  Physicians Lose Jury Duty Exemption
•  Legislature Raises Tobacco Purchase Age to 21
•  Opioid Prescribing Presentation: Wednesday, July 19 from 5-8:30pm in Auburn
•  16th Annual Downeast Ophthalmology Symposium - September 15-17
•  Patient Safety Academy - September 29
•  Register Now for the MMA and Maine Health Management Coalition 2017 Symposium on October 11
•  Online Learning Opportunities Offering CME Credits - from the Northern New England Practice Transformation Network
•  Call-in Program on MIPS and APM
•  Family Medicine Physician - Pittsfield, ME
•  Primary Care Physician - Eastern Maine Medical Center
•  Outpatient Only - Internal Medicine with Loan Repayment & Sign-on Bonus
•  Part-time Clinical & Part-time Research Position in Central Maine
•  Family Medicine Physician - Winthrop, ME
•  DO or MD Physician - Augusta, ME
•  Family Medicine Physician - Waterville, ME
•  Family Medicine Physician/Clinician Leader - Portland, ME
•  Family Medicine - Windham, ME
•  Family Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Wanted
•  Physician - Lubec, ME
•  Nurse Practitioner - Swift River Family Medicine - Rumford, ME
•  Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner - Bridgton, ME
•  Hospitalist - Brunswick, ME
•  Gastroenterologist - Brunswick, ME
•  Ophthalmologist - Brunswick, ME
•  Family Nurse Practitioner - Sacopee Valley Health Center
•  BC/BE Family Medicine Physician Livermore Falls, ME
•  Internal Medicine Physician - Bangor, ME


Internal Medicine Physician - Bangor, ME

St. Joseph Hospital, in Bangor, has a full time opening in our Internal Medicine group (for Ambulatory only practice).

St. Joseph Hospital, in Bangor, has a full time opening in our Internal Medicine group (for Ambulatory only practice).

The Internal Medicine group is located in a beautiful new building with a layout designed for clinician efficiency as well as aesthetic appeal.  It houses a number of services designed to support clinicians and patients in team based care, including a robust care management program and an embedded pharmacist.

We foster an environment where professional growth and development are assigned the highest priority and offer a generous wage and benefits package. On call duties are currently only 1 in 15 nights.  We have an impressive history of community involvement and are proud of our commitment to achieving the highest quality of individualized care.

For more information about working at St. Joseph Healthcare, please call Lisa Cramm at (207) 907-3472 or via email at  To learn more about our hospital, please visit our website at