Physician Assistant
Liberty Healthcare - Augusta, ME

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Moonlighting opportunity for Maine-licensed Physician Assistants.

The Riverview Psychiatric Center is a 100-bed psychiatric hospital which is operated by the Maine Department of Health and Human Services. The hospital is a center for best practice, treatment, education and research, for individuals who have serious and persistent mental and co-occurring substance abuse disorders.

The Riverview Psychiatric Center is located in Maine’s State Capital City, Augusta – about an hour drive north of Portland.

After-hours clinical services at the Riverview Psychiatric Center are administered by Liberty Healthcare. This includes the presence of a Maine-licensed Physician Assistant onsite at the hospital during weekday evening hours and all day Saturday and Sunday.

Liberty Healthcare seeks to hire a few new Physician Assistants to work PRN and join our existing group. New hires will have an opportunity to choose from available weekday evening and weekend shifts in 2013.

Responsibilities include:
  • Remaining on-grounds at hospital for duration of shift
  • Rounding on hospital units – seeing patients and consulting with unit staff
  • Primarily providing primary care and very limited psychiatric care to patients
  • Admitting new patients to the hospital – including conducting medical histories and physicals as well as basic mental status examinations
  • As necessary, conferring with on-call Psychiatrist and referring to the local ER
As a member of Liberty Healthcare’s group you can expect:
  • $41.50 per hour – which equates to:
$643.25 per 15.5-hour weekday evening shift

$996.00 per 24-hour Saturday or Sunday shift
  • Professional liability insurance
Complimentary on-site accommodations provided at hospital


A Maine Physician Assistant license, DEA and practice experience in a primary care, urgent care or emergency room setting is required.

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