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Employment Opportunities

Redington-Fairview General Hospital (RFGH) has been providing care as an independent, community hospital in Skowhegan, Maine since 1952. Today, RFGH is a 25-bed critical access facility that provides health care for more than 30,000 residents living in Somerset County, which extends from Skowhegan to the Canadian border. Founded in a tradition of community service, and strengthened by a readiness to respond to change, RFGH looks forward to a bright healthcare future; for our employees, medical staff, and for those we serve.

If you are interested in making a difference in your community, a rewarding career at RFGH may be for you. Explore our Nursing, General Employment, and Physician career opportunities below.

General

Radiology Department
The RFGH Radiology Department is seeking a per diem Ultrasound Technologist. The successful candidate will demonstrate flexibility, teamwork, excellent communication and customer service skills. Current RDMS is required. Prior Ultrasound experience is preferred.
Somerset Public Health

Somerset Public Health is seeking an energetic self-starter and innovative thinker to provide leadership to our physical activity and nutrition programs, including Let’s Go! 5210 and Move More Kids program. A successful candidate must have the ability to work within a team and independently to collaborate with schools, child care facilities, after school programs and communities to improve physical activity and nutrition policies and environments. This position is a full time (40 hours/week), grant-funded position and requires flexibility in schedule and a valid Maine Driver’s License. The successful candidate must have excellent communication and organizational skills, enjoy teaching and managing multiple programs and projects. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to establish clear project goals and objectives. Experience in group facilitation, project management, and public speaking with varying age groups is preferred. A Bachelor of Science Degree in Community Health, Health Education, Public Health or other related field is required.

Somerset Public Health

Somerset Public Health is seeking an energetic self-starter and innovative thinker to promote our tobacco prevention and cessation efforts. The successful candidate must be highly motivated, organized and willing to build relationships within our communities to change policies, practices and environments that support smoke-free and tobacco-free living. This position is a full time (40 hours/week), grant-funded position and requires flexibility in schedule and a valid Maine Driver’s License. The successful candidate must have excellent communication, enjoy teaching and working with diverse populations. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to establish clear project goals and objectives. Experience in group facilitation, direct education, and public speaking with varying age groups is preferred. A Bachelor of Science Degree in Community Health, Health Education, Public Health or other related field is required.

Emergency Department

The RFGH Emergency Department is seeking a per diem Tech/UC to work all shifts to include some Weekends and Holidays. The successful candidate must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently and perform effectively under pressure. Must have great customer service skills. Basic computer skills and experience in Medical Record Terminology or Medical office experience is preferred. Must have the ability to interact professionally with multiple age groups and disciplines. BLS, certification from an approved Nurse’s Aide Program and state CNA registry is required. Clinical experience in a hospital setting is preferred

Human Resources

Health Screeners are the first point of contact for employees, patients, visitors, and vendors at the RFGH entrances as they provide a warm greeting, perform a digital temperature screening, and ask health questions to all entrants in order to help ensure the health and safety of those present at RFGH. This per diem position requires excellent communication, customer service, and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to multi-task, work independently, and as part of a team. Ability to work indoors/outdoors with variable temperatures. Ability to wear PPE for entire shift. Experience in a clinical setting or hospital environment preferred. Flexibility to work evenings, weekends and national holidays as required. High school diploma or equivalent required.

RMPC

RMPC is seeking a Full time, 40 hour 8:00 am-4:30 pm candidate. Associate Degree in Medical Assistant preferred and Medical Assistant Certification required. Must be able to multitask, have excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Previous experience with electronic medical records is preferred. Flexibility to work occasional overtime if needed.

Redington Orthopedics

Redington Orthopedic Surgery has one full-time day position available. This position will be M – Thur. generally 8 am – 4:30 pm with flexibility to work occasional overtime when needed. Associate Degree in Medical Assistant preferred. Medical Assistant Certification required. High School graduate and Medical terminology required. Good interpersonal skills and organizational skills required. Previous medical office experience is desirable. Must be able to multi task and have computer and typing skills

Skowhegan Family Medicine

Skowhegan Family Medicine has one full-time 40 hour day position available. This position will be M –F with flexibility to work occasional overtime when needed. Associate Degree in Medical Assistant preferred. Medical Assistant Certification required. High School graduate and Medical terminology required. Good interpersonal skills and organizational skills required. Previous medical office experience is desirable. Must be able to multi task and have computer and typing skills

Medical Staff

Medical Staff Services is seeking a 30 hour office assistant, Monday-Thursday, flexible hours. The successful candidate must have excellent computer skills and organizational skills. Must be able to work independently with accuracy and attention to detail. Excellent communication and customer service skills a must. Duties would include assisting with credentialing functions, call schedules, gathering and maintaining statistical reports and other clerical duties. Previous healthcare office experience with medical terminology preferred.

Imaging Department
The RFGH Imaging Department has one part time day position available (1-2 days per week Monday-Friday) for a Nuclear Medicine Technologist. Current National Nuclear Medicine License and/or Maine License in Nuclear Medicine is required. A candidate with ARRT in Radiology +/or CT is desirable. Must have excellent customer service, communication, and teamwork skills.
Pharmacy

The RFGH Pharmacy Department has one position available for a student enrolled in a college of pharmacy or pre-pharmacy program. Students work as pharmacy technicians in all 4 general assignments: medication reconciliation, sterile admixture, data entry/order management, and supply management. Schedule is 40 hours per week during summer break, per diem during other breaks and occasional weekend days as available. Good attention to detail and accuracy is a must.

Pharmacy

The Pharmacy Department has one full time, 40 hour day position available. This position will cover every forth weekend. Pharmacy Technicians share and rotate through 4 major assignments: sterile product admixture, computer/data entry, medication reconciliation, and medication distribution. Good attention to detail and accuracy is a must. Must have excellent communication skills and strong math & computer skills. The ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment is required. Previous pharmacy or health care field experience desired, but not required.

Pharmacy

The Pharmacy Department has one per diem position available. Pharmacy Technicians share and rotate through 4 major assignments: sterile product admixture, computer/data entry, medication reconciliation, and medication distribution. Good attention to detail and accuracy is a must. Must have excellent communication skills and strong math & computer skills. The ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment is required. Previous pharmacy or health care field experience desired, but not required.


Emergency Department

32 hours evening, every other weekend, rotating holidays. Medical terminology or Medical office experience and skills are preferred. The successful candidate must have basic computer skills, be highly organized, able to work independently, and perform effectively under pressure in a busy ER setting. Must have excellent communication and customer service skills.

Emergency Department

The RFGH Emergency Department has one per diem registrar position available. This position consists of variable shifts to include nights, weekends, and holidays as needed. Medical terminology or medical office experience and skills are preferred. The successful candidate must have basic computer skills, be highly organized, able to work independently, and perform effectively under pressure in a busy ER setting. Must have excellent communication and customer service skills.

Nutrition Services

The RFGH Nutrition Services Department is seeking a Per diem utility/tray line worker. Flexibility and a great attitude required. Must have a high school education or GED. Food service experience is a plus, but willing to train the right person.

Nursing Opportunities

Emergency Department

RFGH is seeking an RN to fill a Full Time 36 hour 6:00 am-6:00 pm Charge Nurse position. This vibrant and forward-thinking RN will possess strong leadership, critical thinking, flexibility and communication skills. The ability to work independently but also collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient-centered care is a must. This position includes every other weekend and rotating holidays. BLS required at time of hire. ACLS and PALS also required but may be provided during orientation.

RMPC

RMPC is seeking a full time RN Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm to provide patient nursing visits, nursing triage and care management in various offices. Candidate must demonstrate the ability to work as a team and provide excellent customer service. Must have flexibility and excellent communication skills. Must hold current Maine RN, BLS.

Birthing Center

The RFGH Birthing Center is looking for a dynamic RN candidate for the care of women and newborns. This position is Full time, 36 hrs to cover variable shifts, including days, nights, weekends and major holiday rotation. Candidate must demonstrate exceptional teamwork, communication, critical thinking and customer service skills. Perinatal experience preferred, however will train an RN with strong clinical background. NRP, Fetal Monitoring, CLC, STABLE, and IV Therapy are also preferred. RN Maine License, ACLS and BLS required.

Health Connections

Employee Health (Health Connections) is looking for a per diem nurse to address issues specific to employee health, injury management, occupational medicine, and assist with infection control issues or concerns. This nurse would also work in the clinic assisting with occupational injury management. Must be highly organized, motivated, able to work independently or within a team, and perform effectively under pressure. Must be able to multitask duties between roles. Must demonstrate excellent customer service skills and patient care. Prior experience with occupational medicine is a plus. Excellent computer skills required, including EHRs. Systoc experience a plus. Experience with Workers Compensation, OSHA log, and Loss Control is strongly preferred. Breath alcohol and drug screen certifications required within 6 months of start.

IV team

RFGH is seeking a full time RN 7:00 pm-7:00 am to include every other weekend. The IV therapy RN will assume responsibility for the administration of IV solutions, blood transfusions, and certain IV medications to inpatients, observation patients, and outpatients on the Medical/Surgical unit. Also provides assistance when called hospital-wide to various departments including SCU, Emergency Department, Birthing Center, PACU, Day Surgery, Endoscopy, Oncology and Radiology. Must achieve certification in IV Therapy within one year of employment. Must have experience in placing and assessing IVs, IV pump use, and knowledge of central, mid and peripheral lines. Will provide training and orientation to the team. Current BLS and Maine RN are required.

Med/Surg

RFGH is seeking an RN to fill a Full Time 36 hour, 7p-7a position on Med/Surg. This vibrant and forward-thinking RN will possess strong critical thinking, flexibility and communication skills. The ability to work independently but also collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient-centered care is a must. This position includes every other weekend and rotating holidays. BLS certification required.

Special Care Unit

The RFGH Special Care Unit has a per-diem position available. Candidates must be current with BLS and ACLS. PALS is required within six months of hire. We are seeking a vibrant forward thinking RN with strong critical thinking and excellent communication skills. The ability to work independently, collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while providing patient centered care is a must.

Physician Opportunities

Redington Gastroenterologist
RFGH is searching for a full time Gastroenterologist. Established, solo practice. No call. Employed position, includes competitive salary, full benefit package. 7 weeks paid time off (includes vacation, sick, holiday, education); $4000/year for CME. Must be BC/BE within 5 years Residency training. Visa candidates welcome.
Redington OB/GYN
RFGH is seeking an OB/GYN to join an established two provider practice. Employed position. Must be Board eligible/certified within five years post Residency training. Call is 1:2. Competitive salary, $4000 annual CME money, full benefits package. Visa candidates welcome.
Redington Orthopedic Surgery
RFGH is seeking a full time Surgeon to join our Orthopedics team. Must be BC/BE within 5 years post Residency training. Call is 1:2. This is an employed position in a two provider practice. Includes 7 paid weeks off (includes vacation, sick, holiday, education), $4000/year CME, competitive salary and full benefit package. Full hospitalist service. Visa candidates welcome.

Interested physician candidates should submit a cover letter along with a current CV to Richard Willett, C.E.O., Redington-Fairview General Hospital, P. O. Box 468, Skowhegan, ME 04976.