Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School – Baystate, is seeking a Pediatric Infectious Disease Physician to join our organization.
Position Highlights –
Combination of clinical care and resident, fellow and medical student teaching with faculty appointment at University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School.
The Division of Infectious Diseases consists of two faculty members sharing inpatient consultations and outpatient services including pediatric HIV and TB clinics, and a family travel clinic.
Interest in global and refugee health is desirable.
Participate in our well-established Antimicrobial Stewardship Program that includes a team of pediatric pharmacists, pharmacy residents and students.
Participate in a model of shared telehealth coverage.
Opportunity for research/QI support available.
Our division greatly values teamwork, collegiality, and work/life balance. Mentorship is provided for those early in their careers.
YOU BELONG AT BAYSTATE. At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people. As a Baystate leader, we look to your insights in helping us increase diversity representation among leadership, providers, and all roles across our organization through changes in policies, procedures, and practices in order to build equity across the organization.
Qualifications: ABMS BE/BC in pediatric ID. New graduates are welcome to apply. Strong commitment to collaboration, courage, quality, and lifelong learning is essential.
Baystate Children’s Hospital is the leading provider of general and specialty pediatric services in western Massachusetts, providing advanced medical care to babies, children, and adolescents in an environment that focuses exclusively on the needs of children and families. The 107-bed facility provides complete critical care programs, including the region’s only PICU and NICU (Level III), as well as pediatric inpatient services, child life specialists, a designated emergency room just for kids, and outpatient specialty services. Additionally, Baystate Children’s Specialty Center houses 15 pediatric specialty services under one roof, with focus on care coordination, comfort and convenience for children and families.
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To learn more and express interest, please contact:
Maria C. Di Pentima, MD; Chief, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
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.
Baystate Health is an integrated health care delivery system serving a population of nearly one million people in western Massachusetts. We are one of the largest health systems in New England with more than 12,000 employees, four hospitals, and over 80 medical practices. Baystate Medical Center has the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, and the only neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate is the only regional campus of the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Baystate Medical Center has been ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals for 2015-2016 by U.S. News & World Report and for the third time, Baystate Medical Center has been named a Magnet™ hospital for excellence in nursing services.