Brightwood Health Center-Centro de Salude BC/BE Primary Care Physician

Position Type:
Physician
Date Posted:
03/18/2019
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Springfield, MA

Baystate Health is western Massachusetts’s premier healthcare provider and home to the prestigious University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate. The cornerstone of our organization is Baystate Medical Center, a 716-bed tertiary care hospital which boasts the state’s single busiest emergency department and the region’s only Level-I trauma center. With 4 community hospitals, Baystate Children’s Hospital and Baystate Primary Care & Specialty Practices, we offer an amazing, diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians and advanced practice providers to start or advance their career.

Baystate Health/UMMS, is searching for a primary care physician to join Baystate Brightwood Health Center-Centro de Salud in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Position Highlights:

• Collaborate with a team of experienced Physicians and Advanced Practitioners are dedicated to providing outpatient innovative and compassionate, comprehensive and community based care to the inner-city, predominantly Hispanic/Latino community. NACQ patient centered medical home.

• Care for a population with complex needs and health disparities with opportunities for community involvement. Great call schedule by phone only.

• On-site support from certified nurse-midwives, behavioral health services, opioid addiction treatment program, HIV medical care and support services, laboratory services, pharmacy and social services.

• Opportunity to precept Medical Students, Residents, Advanced Practitioner students.

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.

Qualifications:

Qualified applicants will be ABMS BE/BE in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine or Med-Peds and possess a strong commitment to working with our underserved community and comfortable with medically complex patients. The ability to function well as part of a medical team is essential. Fluency in medical Spanish is a plus.

Responsibilities:

All correspondence can be directed to: Elizabeth Fox, DASPR, Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruitment Phone: 413-794-7726 Fax: 413-794-5059 Email: Elizabeth.fox@baystatehealth.org

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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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