- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Northampton, Mass: We invite a skilled Pulmonologist / Critical Care physician to join a respected team of specialists in this beautiful and desirable New England community.
The employer is a popular 120+ bed community hospital (affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital) with over 100 clinical providers in a vibrant college town known for superior academics, and a broad range of cultural offerings.This is an expansion position to increase the groups ability to offer more pulmonary consultations.
You will join three experienced peers and five advanced practitioners, and enjoy an interesting mixed practice providing inpatient and outpatient pulmonary and critical care services to adults.
On inpatient days, youll manage patients in an 11-bed ICU with 4 step-down beds all overseen by the APPs, 24/7.
You will participate in nighttime backup by phone, shared 1:4.
Procedures include central lines, and occasional arterial lines and thoracentesis/ paracentesis, with an Interventional Radiologist generally available.On your outpatient days, you will see both pulmonary and critical care patients an average of 8-10 per day in a modern, comfortable medical office suite on site at the hospital, equipped with cutting-edge technology and state-of-the-art diagnostic tools, a fully integrated EMR system, and an excellent support staff.
The hospital has an on-site Endoscopy Center with 4 procedures rooms and 12 admission and recovery bays.Become part of an organization striving to be among the nations best community healthcare systems.
Provide patient-centered, advanced pulmonology and critical care services in a rewarding setting.
This healthcare system has some of the brightest, most dedicated practitioners in medicine offering exceptional, compassionate, personalized care to over 150,000 regional residents.
Their goal is to improve quality of life for their patients, and for their physicians!We are offering:Secure hospital employment with Mass General affiliate!Interesting mixed inpatient/outpatient practice State-of-the-art clinical environment with experienced teamAtmosphere of excellence promoting quality of life for allExcellent base salary PLUS cash signing bonusPaid relocation to beautiful, desirable college townPaid liability insuranceHealth, dental, vision, disability and life insuranceSIX WEEKS of paid leaveTWO WEEKS of paid week off plus a budget for your CMEParticipation in a retirement plan Highly desirable, vibrant and diverse community!Northampton is a vibrant midsized city in the Five Colleges region of scenic western Massachusetts an attractive area of respected universities, historic towns, antique shops, winding rivers, and fresh air.
Nestled in the foothills of the Berkshires, in the heart of the Pioneer Valley, this fertile region is marked by lush farms, wineries and beautiful valleys, forests and rolling hills, and friendly residents of varying backgrounds.
You will find the best of both worlds: a blend of the urban and the rural, where history meets contemporary a progressive, dynamic, artsy and intellectual college town that promotes healthy living and free expression.Culturally diverse Northampton is named a best destination for restaurants, theater, galleries and overall quality of life! A prime retirement community, you will meet interesting people of every generation here.
The area boasts excellent schools, making it a safe and wonderful place to raise children.
Four beautiful seasons of easily accessible recreational activities invite biking and hiking, fishing, kayaking and rafting even zip lining! The fall foliage is spectacular, the apple cider too, and winter sports enthusiasts love the cross-country skiing, and the many trails for snowmobiling and snowshoeing.
New Englands best downhill ski resorts are accessible a couple of hours to the north.
Locally, you will enjoy fun summer festivals, a jazzy music scene, and generous support for the arts in all its forms.Living in Northampton puts you in easy reach of several regional metropolitan areas.
Hartford CT, with an international airport, is less than an hour south.
Northampton is 20 miles north of Springfield.
Albany NY is 100 minutes to the west, and Boston two hours to the east; NYC is just 150 miles away.Contact us today to learn more about this excellent new opportunity!