Internal Medicine Opportunity – Perioperative Clinic
Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking an Internal Medicine physician to join our Perioperative Clinic in western Massachusetts.
Position Highlights –
Join one other internal medicine physician and one advanced practitioner on this team based out of 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.
Help 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 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/BE in internal medicine and a 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 HERE. 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 below. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.
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. BMC is a major referral care center and the only Level 1 trauma center in the area. We offer a diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians to start and advance their career.
The Pioneer Valley provides extensive access to urban, suburban and rural amenities and is home to five colleges with communities that offer fine dining, shopping, music, galleries, and parks. We are located within two hours of Boston and three hours of NYC and Bradley International Airport is 20 minutes away. 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:
Mihaela S Stefan, MD, PhD FACP
Research Scientist, Institute for Healthcare Delivery and Population Science
Associate Professor, UMMS-Baystate, Academic Hospitalist
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.