Palliative Care Medicine Advanced Practitioner

Baystate Health
Springfield
Massachusetts US
Job Category: 
Nurse Practitioner
Type: 
Contract
Setting: 
Other
Status: 
Full Time
Location: 
Springfield , MA
Posting Date: 
February 24, 2020
Expiration Date: 
March 31, 2020
Description: 

Palliative Care Medicine Advanced Practitioner

Baystate Health (BH), western Massachusetts’s premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking a Nurse Practitioner, or Physician Assistant to join our extensive network as a member of our Division of Geriatric & Palliative Care Medicine in western Massachusetts.

In this role you will have the opportunity to:

  • Join a supportive interdisciplinary team of physicians, advanced practitioners, chaplains & social workers. Mentorship and individualized training and orientation are provided.
  • This position is currently a Monday through Friday schedule, no call or weekend responsibilities.
  • Earn generous compensation including, benefits that consist of high quality, low cost medical/dental, plenty of paid time off, CME, and an impressive retirement plan.
  • The ideal candidate will have completed an accredited FNP program or PA program. New graduates are welcome to apply.

The Palliative Medicine AP manages complex symptoms or symptoms in complex illness. The AP helps patients plan for their advanced illness in our Inpatient Consultation Service and Outpatient Heart Failure Clinic.

Baystate Health is western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and is 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. Together with three community hospitals, Baystate Children’s Hospital and Baystate Primary Care Medical Practices, we offer a diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians and advanced practice providers to start and advance their career.

The Pioneer Valley is a thriving area located in western Massachusetts and provides extensive access to urban, suburban and rural amenities. 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.

Application Submission: 

All correspondence can be directed to:

Ariana Caradiaz, MBA, FASPR
Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiter
Phone: 413-794-8701 Fax: 413-794-5059 Email: Ariana.Caradiaz@baystatehealth.org

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.