Hospitalist- Day Shifts Description
The Adult Hospitalist responsible for providing direct inpatient care to adult medicine patients and inpatient consultation when requested by other members of the medical staff.
This position reports to the Cooley Dickinson Medical Group Executive Director under the medical supervision of the Adult Hospitalist Medical Director and operates within established organizational, departmental, and medical staff policies and procedures.
Compensation includes competitive base salary + incentive, paid malpractice, and a comprehensive benefits package including six weeks of paid time off and one week of paid CME leave (two weeks for Med-Peds physicians).
Cooley Dickinson Hospital is located in Northampton, Massachusetts, a five-college community in the western part of the state. Leisure Magazine has named Northampton one of the best U.S. destinations for restaurants, theater, galleries and overall quality of life. Featuring a vibrant arts and culture scene, Northampton offers great educational opportunities for all ages and a location convenient to both rural and major metropolitan areas throughout New England including three major cities: Hartford (45 miles), Boston (100 miles), and New York City (150 miles).
About the area:
Northampton, a dynamic arts and five-college community in western Massachusetts, has been named one of the best U.S. destinations for restaurants, theater, galleries and overall quality of life by Leisure Magazine and other travel writers. It features a vibrant arts and culture scene, great educational opportunities for all ages and a location convenient to all rural and major metropolitan areas throughout New England including three major cities: Hartford (45 miles), Boston (100 miles), and New York City (150 miles).
About the organization:
The Cooley Dickinson Health Care system, an affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital, has a medical staff of approximately 500 active members (physicians and advanced practice clinicians). The system is comprised of the Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Cooley Dickinson Medical Group, and VNA & Hospice. The system’s 140-bed hospital annually admits 8600 patients, treats 34,000 emergency patients and delivers approximately 600 babies. The Cooley Dickinson Medical Group (CDMG), the fastest growing part of the system, consists of approximately 74 physicians and 37 advanced practice clinicians who provide care at 11 locations. The VNA & Hospice averages 56,500 home care visits and serves an average of 400 hospice patients per year. Since 1885, the Cooley Dickinson Health Care system has successfully employed the brightest, most dedicated clinicians in medicine.
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Graduate of an accredited internal medicine, family medicine or internal medicine-pediatrics residency training program, and current board certification by (or eligibility with) appropriate governing body (ABIM or ABFM) required.
Current Massachusetts license as a Physician required. Current DEA and Massachusetts CSR required. Remain current in ACLS. Medical staff privileges at Cooley Dickinson Hospital required. One or more year's post-graduate experience working as a hospitalist preferred. Critical care training to the level of FCCS and/or experience desirable. Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and communication skills required.
It is the policy of Cooley Dickinson Health Care to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Cooley Dickinson Health Care will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
Cooley Dickinson Health Care embraces diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, and encourages people of color, veterans, people with disabilities, LGBTQ candidates, and people from other underrepresented groups to apply.
Job: MD/PHD/Fellows/ PostDocs
Organization: Cooley Dickinson Medical Group (CDP)
Standard Hours: 40
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular