Geriatric & Palliative Medicine Faculty Position

Baystate Health
Springfield, Massachusetts
Dec 15, 2020
Dec 15, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’s premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking a Palliative Medicine or Geriatric/Palliative Medicine Physician to join our extensive network in Western Massachusetts. 

Position Highlights –

  • COLLABORATION: Join an accomplished division with a vibrant team consisting of colleagues from Social Work, Advanced Practice Providers, and Physicians. Our faculty members teach annually at national meetings (AAHPM & AGS) and have received multiple grants and leadership awards in recent years.
  • ACADEMICS: Faculty appointment to UMass Medical School-Baystate with protected time for clinical innovation, educational program design, teaching, and grant activities.
  • CLINICAL DIVERSITY: Inpatient and outpatient setting with interdisciplinary team support. Provide palliative care and advanced care planning education across the Baystate Health system.
  • COMPETITIVE SALARY AND BENEFITS: High quality, low cost medical/dental, paid time off, CME, professional liability coverage and an impressive retirement plan.

Qualifications: ABMS BE or BC in Geriatric Medicine or Hospice/Palliative Care Medicine. Outstanding clinical, research and teaching skills. Our experienced physicians can provide excellent mentorship to those early in their careers.  

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. Baystate Health also includes 3 community hospitals, Baystate Children’s Hospital and nearly 100 outpatient clinics.  We offer a diverse, deeply committed culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians to start and advance their careers.


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.

For more information please visit us online at: or interact with us socially at or on Twitter @BaystateCareers.

All correspondence can be directed to:

Sarah Haessler, MD, Interim Chief Baystate Health’s Division of Geriatric & Palliative Care Medicine

c/o Ariana Caradiaz, MBA, FASPR

Phone:  413-794-8701 Fax:  413-794-5059    Email:

Are you ready to advance your career with us?

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.

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