Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School – Baystate, is seeking an Internal Medicine physician to join our Perioperative Clinic in western Massachusetts.
Position Highlights –
Join the growing PAE team which includes a physician leader, two advanced practitioners and strong support staff at our clinic at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield MA.
In close collaboration with our outstanding surgeons and anesthesiologists, make decisions regarding medical optimization, procedural timing and appropriateness of procedure given patient comorbidities.
Assess and manage risk of morbidity and mortality, initiate interventions intended to decrease perioperative risk, or recommend deferment or cancellation of surgery.
Establish protocols and standard evaluation and optimization to achieve the best outcomes.
Enjoy a combination of clinical care and teaching with faculty appointment to the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School-Baystate. Work closely with internal medicine and anesthesia residents.
Excellent work/life balance. Monday- Friday day shift, no evenings or call.
Qualifications: ABMS BC in internal medicine with strong knowledge of or interest in preoperative medicine and evaluation. Strong commitment to collaboration, courage, quality and lifelong learning. Excellent communication skills are essential as multi-disciplinary collaboration is at the heart of this position.
YOU BELONG AT BAYSTATE. At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.
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 Health is an integrated health care delivery system serving a population of nearly one million people in western Massachusetts. We are one of the largest health systems in New England with more than 12,000 employees, four hospitals, and over 80 medical practices. Baystate Medical Center has the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, and the only neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate is the only regional campus of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Baystate Medical Center has been ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals for 2015-2016 by U.S. News & World Report and for the third time, Baystate Medical Center has been named a Magnet™ hospital for excellence in nursing services.