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 and advance their career.
The Department of Surgery is seeking an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with leadership experience to lead our amazing team of Advanced Practitioners.
Position Highlights –
CLINICAL DIVERSITY: Join the regions only Level 1 Trauma Center in western, Massachusetts providing highest level of trauma, general and acute care surgery, and surgical critical care to patients of all ages.
LEADERSHIP: Directly supervise, support and train APP’s in the Department of Surgery. As a part of our AP leadership team you will work closely with our Director of APs to communicate system information to your team, as well as voice ideas and issues from your team to top leadership. You will also have the opportunity to work on system wide projects that support APP’s within Baystate Health.
ACADEMICS & RESEARCH: Participate in the education of general surgery residents, medical students, and NP and PA students. Opportunity and encouragement to be involved in quality improvement and research activities.
COMPETITVE BENEFITS: Competitive salary and benefits including high quality, low cost medical/dental, plenty of paid time off, CME, and an impressive retirement plan.
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.
3-5 years of experience in an acute care setting with leadership and clinical experience and demonstrated commitment to team building and quality improvement. We seek a driven, creative and flexible leader.
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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