Geriatric Faculty Position

Springfield, Massachusetts
Dec 05, 2018
Feb 03, 2019
Lisa Scully
Full Time
Position Type
Academic/Teaching, Permanent

Geriatric Faculty Position

Baystate Health 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 3 community hospitals, Baystate Children’s Hospital and Baystate Primary Care Medical Practices, we offer a diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians to start or advance their career.

Baystate Medical Center in Springfield MA is seeking a BC/BE Geriatrician to join our Division of Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Care and Post-Acute Medicine. 

Position Highlights –

  • Provide patient-centered care in collaboration with our well-established team of 8 faculty physicians and 5 advanced practice providers.  Our division focuses on direct clinical care and clinical education with a strong academic footprint.
  • Excellence in clinical care and medical education.  Faculty appointment to UMass Medical School-Baystate and opportunity to teach our geriatric fellows, medicine and med/peds residents and medical students. 
  • Protected time for clinical innovation, educational program design, teaching, and grant activities.  Mentoring for professional development in change leadership and quality improvement provided by a supportive and inspirational culture.
  • Join this accomplished division with a vibrant team of professionals consisting of physicians, APPs and social workers.  Our faculty members teach annually at national meetings such as AGS and have received multiple grants and leadership awards.

This is a great opportunity to practice with a nationally active academic division.  This opportunity is multi-faceted with responsibilities in an inpatient consult service, geriatric primary care, teaching and research.  This is a full time position.

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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All correspondence can be directed to:

Dr. Maura Brennan, MD, Chief of Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Care and Post-Acute Care

 c/o Lisa Scully, Senior Recruiter

Phone:  413-794-2347  Fax:  413-794-5059    Email: 

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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.