Physician - Anesthesiologist

  • MaineHealth
  • Farmington, ME, USA
  • May 05, 2022

Job Description


BC/BE Anesthesiologist

Farmington, Maine

Franklin Community Health Network is seeking a Board Certified/Board Eligible Anesthesiologist to join our hospital-employed practice located in Farmington, Maine. 

Greater Franklin County is tucked in the beautiful western mountain foothills of Maine. One of the most spectacular places in New England, Greater Franklin County is a charming four-season region offering numerous opportunities for its 40,000 residents, including a nationally-acclaimed health care system,  the pristine Rangeley lakes region, panoramic views and bustling downtowns with a distinct local flavor and the home of the University of Maine at Farmington.  The area offers some of the most breathtaking natural beauty and outdoor recreation found anywhere in a safe community environment.

The anesthesia position is a full-time, salaried position joining 3 anesthesiologists. Must be comfortable providing 100% anesthesia for own cases, as well as ability to keep up with rapid turnover of cases, and be fluid with changing surgical schedule daily.  There also is no medically direction in this physician only practice. * We will consider a flexible schedule.*

We have three operating rooms and one cysto room in our state-of-the-art facility.  Anesthesia services include orthopedics, urology, general surgery, podiatry, ophthalmology, electroconvulsive therapy, OB/GYN, and labor-epidural service (no cardiac, vascular or neuro surgery).   Procedures include central line/arterial line placement, emergency intubation, lumbar puncture, regional anesthesia (Ultrasound guidance training a plus), as well as conscious sedation.  Call is one-in-three from home.  

 Franklin Anesthesia enjoys 13 weeks of vacation annually, excellent colleague interaction and relationships, equal say in decisions and a physician-only practice. Other benefits include flexible benefit package, recruitment bonus, generous student loan repayment and relocation assistance.  

Franklin Community Health Network is a member of MaineHealth, the premier healthcare system in Maine, and is nationally renowned for its innovative programs in rural healthcare.  Franklin Memorial Hospital, a 65-bed, acute care, Joint Commission accredited facility, serves 40,000 residents of west central Maine, including an Ambulatory Surgical Unit which includes 3 operating rooms. Our progressive 40-member medical staff offers outstanding collegial relationships, and specialty and primary care referrals are readily available.  

Compensation and Benefits:

  • 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
  • Malpractice coverage
  • Support for professional memberships, CME and certification fees.
  • Relocation allowance available.

Come practice in a location that provides unsurpassed natural beauty, safe communities, excellent schools and nearly unlimited four-season outdoor recreation.

Contact: Donna Lafean, Provider Recruiter
Franklin Community Health Network
111 Franklin Health Commons, Farmington, ME  04938