Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant -Med Digestive Health -Gastroe

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Sep 23, 2022
Nursing Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant Physician & Surgeon

Job Description


Portland, ME


Maine Medical Center (MMC), a MaineHealth member, is seeking an experienced Physician Assistant (PA) or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) with greater than 2 years of experience in a Hospital Setting with either GI specific experience or related surgical or Hospital medicine.


Maine Medical Center's Digestive Health Program provides a multidisciplinary approach to the care of patients with benign and malignant disease of the digestive system.  In addition to the APPs, our care team includes gastroenterologists, endoscopy nurses, support staff, and referring providers.

This is a rewarding, challenging and fast paced environment requiring a self-motivated professional with a commitment to providing quality patient centered care.  This position does not require weekends, holidays or call.


Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

· Bachelor's Degree required; Master's Degree preferred.

·Successful completion of accredited Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program.

·Current license issued by the State of Maine or eligible for licensure.

·Current BLS certification.

·Skill in case management, time management, problem solving, crisis intervention, multitasking and other organizational matters.

·Ability to make responsible decisions within scope of practice.

·Strong computer skills with skill in using computerized health information management system.

·Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills with the ability to establish/maintain effective working relationships with patients, clinical staff and the public.

·Ability to maintain confidentiality.

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 700-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.