Family Nurse Practitioner Community Health Residency
Baystate Health has partnered with UMass Worcester Graduate School of Nursing and the Family Health Center of Worcester in support of two FNP residency positions at the Baystate High Street Health Center.
The Nurse Practitioner Resident will:
•Learn comprehensive primary care for complex underserved populations across the life span with clinical and professional support from experienced nurse practitioners.
•Work alongside preceptors and team members with a wide variety of expertise and clinical interests. Residents interested in women’s health, international medicine, addiction medicine, chronic disease management, office procedures and new models of health care delivery will have opportunities to learn from experts.
•Residents will participate in a robust didactic program alongside other newly hired advanced practitioners, have extensive Precepting and mentor support during clinic session, and develop and manage your own panel of patientsts.
•Precept at one of our Community Health Centers – Baystate High Street in Springfield, MA
This 12-month full-time residency provides new FNP graduates (within 18 months of graduation) with the foundation to build their career as a primary care provider in community health centers.
Qualifications: Candidates must be enrolled or have completed a Family Nurse Practitioner program. To formally apply and learn more please visit www.fhcw.org.
Application deadline is close of business on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.
Baystate Springfield Region
Baystate Medical Center (BMC) is a 716-bed independent academic medical center. BMC is our community's major referral hospital, providing the highest level of care for conditions such as cancer, acute and chronic cardiovascular illness, nervous system illness, digestive illness, and other diseases that affect the major organ systems of the body. BMC is home to the state’s second-busiest emergency department and the region’s only Level 1 trauma center. Baystate Medical Center has 30+ residency and fellowship programs, as well as educational programs for medical students, nurses and advanced practitioners. Departmental research includes participation in a number of national clinical trials that bring our patients options that might not otherwise be available in our community.
Quality of Life
Baystate Children’s Hospital is in the heart of Springfield, with inpatient services at our main hospital and outpatient clinics in the Springfield community. Iconic venues like the Quadrangle museum cluster, Basketball Hall of Fame and Mass Mutual Center give way to picturesque Forest Park and Zoo, Six Flags New England, historic towns, and great dining, shopping and entertainment. The area boasts many beautiful homes in good neighborhoods, a great selection of public and private schools, as well as prestigious colleges and universities. Living costs in Springfield are 14% lower than the Massachusetts average. Other popular towns that our providers choose to live in are Longmeadow, Amherst and Northampton, MA as well as the Connecticut towns of Enfield, Suffield and Granby.
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