Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking an experienced Hospital Medicine physician leader to join our organization in western Massachusetts.
Position Highlights –
Lead one of the largest integrated hospital medicine programs in the country.
Participate in redesigning delivery of care model across our academic medical center and 3 community hospitals.
Manage a seamlessly integrated, multi-site Hospital Medicine program. Bring our hospitalists, APPs and support teams together as one team.
Oversee clinical, quality and financial performance of the BH Hospital Medicine enterprise.
Nurture an environment of interdisciplinary collaboration with clinical and administrative partners in the delivery of care.
5+ years’ hospital medicine experience with evidence of progressive management responsibilities and leadership in an academic department.
Strong record of collaboration; must possess the ability to engage a broad base of stakeholders to work towards a shared vision.
Academic record consistent with the level of Associate Professor or above at UMMS-Baystate.
ABMS board certification in internal medicine. Preference for additional fellowship training and/or MPH or MBA.
Experience with transitions or care quality and safety highly desired.
Strong commitment to collaboration, courage, quality and lifelong learning.
Baystate Health is western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and is 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. Together with three community hospitals, Baystate Children’s Hospital and Baystate Primary Care Medical Practices, we offer a diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians to advance their career.
Baystate Health is located in the heart of the Pioneer Valley. The Valley boasts a lively mix of the old world New England charm and the vibrant energy of the revitalized city of Springfield. The close proximity to Connecticut and Hartford, its capital, possess additional opportunities for housing, dining, and entertainment. A short drive to the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Pops, and Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary as well as many multicultural restaurants of Springfield’s vibrant foodie scene. Easy access to major cities such as Boston and New York without the expensive cost of living. Your weekends can be filled with local shopping, farmers markets, unique restaurants, and trips to big cities, beautiful beaches or scenic mountains.
For more information please visit us online at: ChooseBaystateHealth.org or interact with us socially at facebook.com/BaystateCareers or on Twitter @BaystateCareers.
All correspondence can be directed to:
Dr. Abraham Thomas, Chair, Dept. of Medicine, Baystate Health
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.
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About Baystate Health
Baystate Health is a nationally ranked, award-winning, multi-institutional healthcare system located in the beautiful Connecticut River Valley of Western Massachusetts. Baystate Health was recently recognized as a Thompson Reuters Top 15 Health System for outstanding clinical performance and quality outcomes and Baystate Medical Center was recently recognized as the #5 overall “Major Teaching Hospital” in Thompson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals for their overall organizational performance in patient care, operational efficiency and financial stability. Baystate Medical Center is a Leapfrog, Top Hospital and a Magnet Hospital for Nursing Excellence. Our hospitals and practices are just steps from the ivy-covered buildings of prestigious colleges and universities, and we enjoy easy access to Boston, New York City, the snow covered slopes of Vermont, and the beaches of the Cape and Islands. Finding your niche is easy — it starts with Baystate Health.