Permanent Full-Time Position
Emergency Medicine Physician at

North Country Healthcare

Berlin, NH

Hiring Organization :  Arc Health

$(312,000 - 321,000) per year
  • 24 hour

  • Multiple

  • 15-40

  • Sep 2023 -

About This Job

A 25-bed Critical Access Hospital in the White Mountains of New Hampshire is seeking a full-time Board Certified or Board Eligible Emergency Medicine Physician for 6 solo shifts per month for a permanent position.

- Provide care for patients of all ages in an ED with 9 beds: 6 private rooms, 1 exam with 2 bays (curtains) for minor surgery, and 1 trauma room.
- Solo coverage for 24-hour shifts.
- No advance practice provider support. Occasional assistance provided by 24-hour Hospitalist in times of high census or acuity.

Clinic Details:
- Annual volume is 8,200 patients (less during COVID-19 pandemic).
- Volume of patients per day ranges from 15 to 40; average 22-23 patients.
- Approximately 16% of patients are admitted, and 2.3% are transferred to a higher level of care.
- Facility is preparing to apply for designation as a level 3 trauma center in late 2022/early 2023.

  • No procedures
  • Closed ICU
  • No codes
  • NP/PA support
  • No teaching
Facility Specific Job Details
  • EMR: Meditech
Travel Expenses (Locum Only)
  • Board eligible or board certified
  • New Hampshire license
Job Locations
  • Androscoggin Valley Hospital

Facility Description

New Hampshire member organizations include Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin, Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital in Colebrook, Weeks Medical Center in Lancaster, and North Country Home Health and Hospice Agency in Littleton. North Country Healthcare also collaborates with two Federally Qualified Health Clinics: Coös County Family Health Services in Berlin and Indian Stream Health Center in Colebrook. Together they have formed a Limited Liability Corporation (LLC) to develop a Clinically Integrated Network for all hospitals and providers in the North Country to address population health and to improve the health indicators for all of the residents of the North Country. Situated in the Great North Woods Region in New Hampshire, North Country Healthcare is a non-profit affiliation of four medical facilities, employing hundreds of talented professionals. The hospitals are each Critical Access Hospitals (CAH). Northern New Hampshire offers an amazing quality of life with four incredible seasons to enjoy outdoor activities or indoor hobbies. There are miles and miles of pristine trails for hiking, biking, horseback riding, or cross country skiing. We have acres and acres of ponds and lakes for kayaking, fishing, water skiing and cooling off in the summer. There are breathtaking mountains for skiing, snowboarding or downhill thrills. Dynamic, friendly and creative communities are great for families and entrepreneurs. Unbeatable real estate prices and the cost of living is 27.1% lower than the US average according to There are small schools where students get personalized attention to bring out their best. Wholesome, virtually crime-free, engaged communities with a vibrant economy. Growing young professional population, and an expanding high technology base in an economic climate where your money goes farther. No income or sales tax and outlet shopping is just a short trip down the road.

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