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Employment Opportunities

Skowhegan Family Medicine
Skowhegan Family Medicine is seeking a fulltime (40 hours/week) Float Medical Assistant. This position is typically 8am – 4:30 pm Monday through Friday with some need for occasional flexibility. 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.
Human Resources Department
RFGH seeks a full-time, 40 hours/week healthcare recruitment coordinator to engage with potential applicants and build strong relationships with educational and community partners. The HR Recruitment Coordinator will be responsible for HR marketing and advertising with the goal of broadening the reach of RFGH and building a strong online presence. He/she will partner with hiring managers to identify active and passive candidates to develop an engaged and diverse talent pool for current and future needs. The Coordinator will develop new and creative recruiting techniques; evaluate effectiveness of current tools and processes and make recommendations for improvement. The successful candidate will engage with schools and students for preceptorships and job shadows to develop a talent pipeline as well as attend college/career fairs and school and community events. The HR Recruitment Coordinator will also be responsible for volunteer recruitment and oversight. The Coordinator will also assist with general HR duties, including payroll, benefits, employee and volunteer recognition and special events, and departmental projects. Requirements include a positive attitude, creativity and self-motivation. The successful candidate will demonstrated success in recruitment, marketing/sales, and/or business. Experience in health care strongly preferred. Knowledge of and experience with employment practices, recruitment techniques, and laws relating thereto. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. The successful candidate must have superior critical thinking and analytic skills as well as interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with applicants, employees, department managers/directors,and community partners. Must have excellent computer and typing skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, online portals, and social media. Website development experience preferred. A working knowledge of medical terminology preferred. A minimum of a Bachelors degree or 3-5 years of relevant experience is required. Masters in Marketing, Business, and/or Health Administration a plus.
Environmental Services Department
The RFGH Environmental Services Department has two full time and two per diem positions available. Both full time positions are 2:30-11pm and include every other weekend and rotating holidays. The per diem positions must be able to cover all shifts and be available to work weekends and some holidays. The housekeeper is responsible for keeping assigned areas clean, sanitary, and aseptic by scouring, above shoulder dusting, mopping, using germicides and wet dusting. Cleans patient rooms, public areas, clinical and office areas. Removes solid, bio-hazardous and recyclable waste. Performs other related housekeeping duties such as wall washing, dusting air vents, ceiling light fixtures and glass cleaning. Keeps work station and equipment neat and clean. Works both independently and as a team in a fast paced environment . Housekeepers must have a high school education or equivalent. Experience in institutional housekeeping is desirable but willing to train the right person.
Laboratory Department
The Laboratory Department has an immediate opening for a per diem position Laboratory Technician/Technologist capable of functioning in all clinical areas of our full service hospital laboratory. AS/BS degree in Medical Technology or BA/BS in Biological Science having completed required clinical laboratory training. ASCP/AMT certification as a Medical Technologist or Medical Laboratory Technician or equivalent is preferred. At least one year of generalist experience in the areas of Blood Bank, Hematology, Chemistry, Coagulation, Microbiology and Phlebotomy is preferred.
Rehab & Fitness Services
The RFGH Rehab & Fitness Services is seeking a full-time, experienced Physical Therapist take the lead role in delivering physical therapy evaluations and treatments to our acute care / inpatient and swing bed patients. The position is principally Monday – Friday, 8 – 4:30 pm with occasional Saturday coverage on a team rotation basis Opportunities for afternoon outpatient therapy exist per candidate’s preference. Primary responsibilities include performing skilled patient evaluations; recommend PT plans of care; perform direct treatments; coordinate/assign treatments to PT Assistants and/or other assisting PT team members; and collaborate/coordinate services with the inpatient Occupational Therapy team. Other essential duties include daily collaboration with the medical/surgical & special care unit teams, case managers, social services, the emergency department, and within the Swing Bed program. Acute care experience preferred. Candidates must be able to work in an independent manner; be an effective communicator (verbal and written) to a wide array of medical and layperson audiences; prioritize caseload and identify needs in a dynamic setting. RFGH offers an excellent compensation and benefits package; a therapist-friendly work environment and generous continuing education support. Wage commiserate with experience.
Admitting Department
RFGH has one per diem Switchboard Operator position available. This position will cover all shifts as needed. The successful applicant must be highly organized, be able to work independently and have great communication, customer service and interpersonal skills.

Nursing Opportunities

Emergency, Medical Surgical Department, SCU and Birthing Center
The RFGH Emergency Department, Medical Surgical Department, Special Care Unit and Birthing Center are currently accepting applications for June 2020 Graduate Nurses! RFGH provides new graduate RNs full-time positions with excellent benefits and an extensive orientation and training program in a patient-orientated team atmosphere. Candidates must have authorization to test and BLS prior to start date.
Birthing Center
The RFGH Birthing Center is looking for a dynamic RN candidate for the care of women and newborn infants. This position is per diem to cover 12-hour day or night shifts, including weekend shifts and 1 major holiday per year Must have exceptional teamwork, communication, critical thinking and customer service skills. Perinatal experience, NRP, Fetal Monitoring, CLC, STABLE, and IV Therapy preferred. RN Maine License and BLS required.
Emergency Department
The RFGH Emergency Department is seeking a full time (36 hours/week) RN on the 6am-6pm shift. This position includes some charge coverage and requires working every other weekend and rotating holidays. Candidates must have 2 years ED experience and previous charge/leadership experience is preferred. Candidates must have current ACLS, PALS and IV certification. ENPC, TNCC, and CEN is preferred. The successful candidates must have excellent communication, teamwork, critical thinking and customer service skills with innovative ideas.
Emergency Department
The RFGH Emergency Department has a full time 36-hour Charge RN position available on the 6p-6a shift. This position requires working every other weekend and rotating holidays. Candidate must have 2 years ED experience and previous charge/leadership experience is preferred. Candidate must have current ACLS, PALS and IV certification. ENPC, TNCC, and CEN is preferred. The successful candidate must have excellent communication, teamwork, critical thinking and customer service skills with innovative ideas.
IV Team
The RFGH IV Team is seeking a full time (36 hours/week) RN for the 7pm-7am shift. The successful candidate must have ability to work independently, collaborate with multidisciplinary teams while provide excellent customer service and patient centered care.
Oncology Department
The RFGH Oncology Department is seeking two per diem RNs to cover occasional day shifts (Monday –Friday). The successful candidates must demonstrate the ability to work successfully as a team and provide excellent customer service. Must have flexibility and excellent communication skills. ONS Certification preferred but will train if necessary. Must hold current Maine RN, BLS, ACLS and IV Certification. Oncology experience is a plus, but willing to train the right person.
Special Care Unit
The RFGH Special Care Unit is seeking a RN for 24 hours/week. This position includes two 7am-7pm shifts and every other weekend. ACLS, PALS, IV Certification and Moderate Sedation are 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 Fairview General Hospital
RFGH is searching for a Hospitalist to join our team in July, 2020. Must be BE/BC within 5 years of Residency training (IM or FP); 12 hour shifts, 7 on/7 off alternating days/nights. Competitive salary, full benefits package, $4000 CME per year. Visa candidates welcome.
Redington Pediatrics
RFGH is seeking a full time Pediatrician to join our team. Must be BC/BE within 5 years post Residency training. Call is 1:7 shared with Family Practice physicians. This is an employed position. Includes 7 paid weeks off (includes vacation, sick, holiday, education), $4000/year CME, competitive salary and full benefit package. Small, engaged welcoming community. 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.