Maine Medicine Weekly Update - 10/16/2017  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
•  Perinatal Quality Conference This Saturday
•  MMA Announces Support for ACA Medicaid Expansion Ballot Question 2
•  New Laws Effective Nov. 1, 2017
•  New CEO for PCHC
•  Failure to Vaccinate Likely Cause of Measles Outbreaks
•  Free Personalized Assistance to Help You Prepare for Quality Payment Program
•  Webinars on Improving Opioid Prescribing and Patient Safety
•  Brief Survey for Pediatric, Family Providers
•  CMS Releases PQRS and VM Reports
128TH MAINE LEGISLATURE
•  Legislative Calls to Resume When Legislature Returns
•  Legislature to Convene for Special Session October 23rd
UPCOMING EVENTS
•  Maine Concussion Management Initiative Training October 17th
•  University of New England Opioid Use Disorder and Medication Assisted Treatment Workshop October 28th
•  Improving Opioid Prescribing and Patient Safety: 3-hour presentation in Wells on November 1
•  9th Canadian Conference on Dementia - November 2-4, 2017
•  Turquoise & Tapas With the Lung Association November 9th
•  Online Learning Opportunities Offering CME Credits - from the Northern New England Practice Transformation Network
•  New Free CME on Alzheimer's Risk, Detection, and Management
•  Improving Opioid Prescribing and Patient Safety: October 25 & November 18 at EMMC
HEALTHCARE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
•  Chief Executive Officer
•  BE/BC Family Practitioner - Lewiston, ME
•  Primary Care Physician - Eastern Maine Medical Center
•  Chief Executive Officer
•  Relocate to Beautiful Southwestern Maine - Medical Director/Family Practice Physician
•  Outstanding full-time opportunity for an experienced Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with Central Maine Heart Associates in Auburn, Maine
•  Palliative Care Provider
•  Gastroenterologist - Brunswick, ME
•  Hospitalist - Brunswick, ME
•  Family Medicine Physician - Winthrop, ME
•  DO or MD Physician - Augusta, ME
•  Outpatient Opportunities Loan Repayment, Sign-On & Relocation
•  Family Medicine Physician - Pittsfield, ME
•  Outpatient Only - Internal Medicine with Loan Repayment & Sign-on Bonus
•  Family Medicine Physician/Clinician Leader
•  Opportunities at the VA for Volunteer Physicians

 

Chief Executive Officer

The CEO is the primary liaison to MPCA’s Board.  S/he also sets MPCA business development, member relations, and staff performance expectations.

Time Commitment: 1.0 FTE

Reports to: Maine Primary Care Association Board of Directors

Direct Reports: Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Executive Assistant

Job Description Summary: The CEO is the primary liaison to MPCA’s Board.  S/he also sets MPCA business development, member relations, and staff performance expectations.  The CEO works closely with the senior leadership team of the organization to determine the allocation of resources and s/he also sets the plans to leverage new resources to successfully attain the goals and objectives of the organization.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume to apply@yccac.org

Inquiries can be directed to Chair, MPCA CEO Search Committee at jdavis@pineshealth.org

11/6/17