Maine Medicine Weekly Update - 10/29/2018  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  Election Day is Next Week: 8 Physicians are Candidates for the 129th Maine Legislature
•  Health Insurance Marketplace 2019 Open Enrollment Begins Thursday, November 1
•  Ten Takeaways from the Surgeon General's Opioid Report
•  Bangor Daily News & Portland Press Herald Oppose Question 1
•  Trump Proposal Seeks to Reduce Some Medicare Drug Prices, Encourage Employees to Purchase Health Insurance
•  Pen Bay & Waldo Hospitals Host Cancer Education Series November 7: Understanding Lung Cancer
•  "Great American Smokeout" November 15th
•  MMC Medical Education Department Launches Medical Journal; Submissions Sought
•  Webinar: The Changing Landscape of Retirement - Tuesday, November 13 5pm
•  Enrollment Underway for Maine’s Physician Executive Leadership Institute - The Advanced Course - Deadline for Enrollment at Discounted Price: November 30th
•  AMA to CMS: Fund Quality Measures Developed by Physicians
•  MMA Presentation on Healthcare Issues Considered by 128th Legislature Now Available
•  MMA Legislative Committee's Organizational Meeting Scheduled for December 6
•  Upcoming Specialty Society Meetings
•  Next Steps in Addressing Maine's Opioid Crisis: 10/30 & 11/7 Presentations Scheduled
•  Northern New England Society of Addiction Medicine 2018 Annual Conference & Meeting - Nov 2-3
•  Introduction to Lean in Healthcare Full-Day Workshop on Friday, November 9
•  Division of Disease Surveillance Annual Infectious Disease Conference - November 14
•  MICIS 3-hour Opioid CME Presentation - Portland - November 26
•  Identifying Substance Use Early Saves Lives! - SBIRT with Motivational Interviewing Training - 1-day Sessions Offered on Dec 8, Feb 2, Mar 2, Apr 6
•  Primary Care Physician
•  PCHC wants to add more Family Physicians at Multiple Locations!
•  Outpatient Internal Medicine Physician – Bangor, Maine
•  OB/GYN Physician Opportunity
•  Franklin Health Behavioral Services is seeking a BC/BE Psychiatrist/Medical Director
•  Internal Medicine MD or DO (BE/BC)
•  Podiatrist (Non-Surgical)
•  Internal Medicine Outpatient Physician
•  Seeking Medical Director for Family Medical Practice in Waterville, ME
•  Director of Finance
•  Physician – Leeds
•  Psychiatric Mental Health NP - Leeds
•  Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Nasson Health Care
•  Nurse Practitioner - Nasson Health Care
•  Internal Medicine Physician
•  Opportunities at the VA for Volunteer Physicians


Podiatrist (Non-Surgical)

We are seeking a full-time, podiatrist to provide a full scope of general, non-surgical podiatric services to HAN patients in Lincoln, Maine.

We are seeking a full-time, podiatrist to provide a full scope of general, non-surgical podiatric services to HAN patients in Lincoln, Maine.

Competitive compensation / benefits package that includes: Sign on bonus; relocation expense reimbursement; loan repayment available; 100% paid premiums for health insurance for podiatrist and dependents; life, short-term, and long-term disability insurance; 401K plan available; generous paid time off; CME allowance; and Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) Malpractice Insurance.

Candidate must hold a valid license to practice podiatric medicine in the State of Maine and a valid DEA license.

Health Access Network is a federally funded community health center and an equal opportunity employer and program.

Please forward cover letter and CV to:

Sonia Maxwell, HR Director / Compliance Officer (preferred)
Health Access Network
P.O. Box 99
Lincoln, ME 04457