Baystate Health System 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 Medical 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 in conjunction with the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate is seeking 2 well-trained Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists to join our Department of Psychiatry in Springfield MA.
Position Highlights include:
MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM – Child psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, mental health counselors, teachers and support staff providing a full range of ambulatory child & adolescent psychiatry services.
PROFESSIOANL SATISFACTION – Opportunity to work with medically complex children referred by pediatric specialist. 60 minute for new evaluations and 30 minute follow ups. Consult in children’s hospital. Flexible work schedules.
Clinical Work: Clinical services could include a combination of hospital-based consulting, ambulatory care work, and consultation duties.
MCPAP – Baystate has been a leader in the development of the Massachusetts Child Psychiatry Access Project and the program is being replicated across the US. Participation in the MCPAP program to work with primary care providers is an important component of this role.
ELIGIBLE FOR FACULTY APPOINTMENT TO UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE-BAYSTATE – Commensurate with experience and training, opportunity to teach medical students, advanced practitioner students and residents from Baystate’s Psychiatry Residency Program.
ROBUST BENEFITS PACKAGE - Competitive salary, generous paid time off, full medical benefits, CME reimbursement and time.
The ideal candidate should have:
A special interest in health services related to child and adolescent psychiatry.
Superb communication skills.
A high level of emotional intelligence.
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.
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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.