- Choose Excellence
As of January 1, 2014, Southern Maine Medical Center and Goodall Hospital have joined together to become Southern Maine Health Care, the York County Member of MaineHealth, one of the nation's top 100 healthcare systems. We will be working together to continue provide exceptional patient care, control the rising cost of healthcare, and to improve the health of people in the communities that we serve. Our systems have once again been honored with an "A" Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. We are also accredited by the Joint Commission. Located on the beautiful southern coast of Maine, we are an hour and a half from Boston and 30 minutes south of Portland.
- Excellence. Every Person. Every Time.
SMHC Physician Services is a multi-specialty medical division of Southern Maine Health Care. Our healthcare group is among the largest in Maine, bringing together over 120 primary care physicians and specialists located in Biddeford, East Waterboro, Kennebunk, Old Orchard Beach, Saco, and Sanford.
Here at SMHC, we are have an agreement between SMHC and SMHC Physician Services, which ensures significant physician involvement in the governance and operations of Southern Maine Health Care's comprehensive health care delivery system. The SMHC Board and the SMHC Physician Services Board both have physician participation. We also have a Joint Operating Committee, made up of administrators and physicians who will work together to improve the health status of the community through patient care and education.
- Education and Training
All incoming physicians undergo a comprehensive orientation program designed to assist them in integrating into the medical community. There is a very comprehensive hospital information system making it easy for physicians to access test results in a timely fashion, and our physician offices have a state-of-the-art electronic medical records system, with great synergy between the hospital-based and physician office systems. Additionally, SMMC offers internal programs, such as our Dinner with Doctors series, presented by our physicians on a variety of topics, and we promote external educational seminars, conferences, and training opportunities available for all physicians.
- Exceptional Talent
Our physicians have credentials from some of the world's leading medical schools and teaching centers. We seek men and women who enjoy the challenges of a rewarding practice as much as they enjoy the multiple outdoor activities that living in Maine provides. Find an SMHC Physician.
Southern Maine Health Care has approximately 200 active physicians on the medical staff, and employs over 70 physicians in the following specialties and subspecialties:
- Family Practice
- Internal Medicine
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Emergency Care Medicine
- Hospitalist Program
We welcome your interest in Southern Maine Health Care. To learn more about our physician opportunities, please contact:
- Katie Wechter
SMHC Physician Services
9 Healthcare Drive - Suite 201
Biddeford, ME 04005
Southern Maine Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer