Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking a Gastroenterologist to join our organization in western Massachusetts.
Position Highlights –
Join our integrated Division of Gastroenterology which consists of 13 GIs and 4 advanced practitioners who practice in several locations across western MA.
Practice general gastroenterology at Baystate Wing Hospital in Palmer MA with 2 other gastroenterologists.
Opportunity to spend some clinical time at nearby Baystate Medical Center, our academic hospital, for those interested. Potential to teach our GI fellows if desired.
Enjoy practicing in a community hospital with a team that is dedicated to providing excellent patient-centered care to the local community. Excellent support from the larger GI division. Ability to participate in academic programs, conferences and lectures at the main campus and partner with specialists.
Leadership is committed to your professional satisfaction and work/life balance. Call is 1:4 weekends.
Qualifications: ABMS BC/BE in Gastroenterology with clinical focus on general gastroenterology. Strong commitment to collaboration, courage, quality and lifelong learning is important.
Baystate Wing Hospital (BWH) is a 74-bed hospital which operates in close partnership with Baystate Mary Lane Outpatient Center in the Palmer, MA area. We deliver high quality, patient-centered care with physicians who specialize in 45 medical disciplines, including adult and family medicine, general surgery, psychiatry, obstetrics and gynecology, and pediatrics. Our close affiliation with nearby Baystate Medical Center / University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate means our patients and providers have a vast team of academic generalists and specialists at their fingertips. 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:
Dr. Ira Schmelkin, MD, Chief of Gastroenterology
University of Massachusetts School of Medicine-Baystate
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.
Internal Number: MD/DO
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.