Located in Springfield, MA, Baystate Medical Center (BMC) is Baystate Health’s flagship hospital. BMC is a 716-bed, independent academic medical center and a training site for the University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate. We offer over 30 residency and fellowship programs and have recently launched our new University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate regional medical school campus. BMC is a major referral care center and the only Level 1 trauma center and pediatric trauma center in the area. We offer a diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians and advanced practice providers to start or advance their career.
This is a faculty Hospitalist position in the Division of Hospital Medicine.
The academic hospitalist will demonstrate day-to-day practice excellence in throughput, quality, cost containment, and patient and family centered care as well as to actively participate in research, and. mentor and teach the next generation of internal medicine residents. A faculty appointment to UMass School of Medicine and an opportunity to teach medical students from the UMMS-Baystate Regional Campus.
Key Components of the position:
- As a member of the academic hospitalist team, this hospitalist is expected to attend simulations with residents, medical grand rounds and occasional didactic lectures at the residents’ educational sessions.
- Role modeling of exceptional clinical, teaching and communication skills in a collaborative and multidisciplinary environment is expected.
- A team-based care model in a patient centric organization that cares for a culturally diverse and equally valued community.
- Department could provide financial support/protected time for the candidate who demonstrates an interest and promise in a clinical research career.
Candidates must be BC/BE by the American Board of Internal-Medicine. The ideal candidate would also be able to mentor academic faculty and residents in research projects and publications.
The Pioneer Valley is a thriving area located in western Massachusetts and provides extensive access to urban, suburban and rural amenities. Anchored by the city of Springfield, our region boasts a myriad of opportunities for recreation, music, education and art enthusiasts. When you live and work in the Pioneer Valley, you will enjoy picturesque four-season living, excellent schools and year-round social and cultural events. In fact, Massachusetts was once again ranked #1 in Education nationally by U.S. News and World Report.
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All correspondence can be directed to:
Christine Bryson, DO, Medical Director, Academic Hospital Medicine
c/o Lisa Scully, FASPR
Phone: 413-794-2346 Fax: 413-794-5059 Email: Lisa.Scully@baystatehealth.org
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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
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 20+ 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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