Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care Medicine at Cooley Dickinson Hospital

Job description

We are currently recruiting a BC/BE Pulmonologist to increase the department’s capacity for pulmonary consultations. The incumbent will be required to provide both inpatient and outpatient services. Ideal candidates will be fellowship trained and have experience treating adults with a broad array of pulmonary conditions. The position will offer a mix of pulmonary and critical care services within a well-established outpatient practice, 11 bed ICU, and 4 bed step down unit. Procedures will include mostly central lines, occasional arterial line and thoracentesis/paracentesis.

Consider helping us achieve our vision of being among the nation’s best community healthcare systems by providing patient-centered, advanced pulmonology and critical care services in a setting that is both personally and professionally rewarding.

The Cooley Dickinson Hospital, affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital, is part of the well-established, Cooley Dickinson Health Care system that combines a supportive staff, cutting-edge technology, and some of the brightest, most dedicated practitioners in medicine to serve our patients and communities with exceptional, compassionate, and personalized care. We strive towards improving the quality of life for our patients, as well as the professional and personal lives of our physicians.

Highlights include:

• Desirable call schedule: schedule is 7 am to 5 pm with nightly call, and you will see 8-10 patients per day

• Competitive compensation

• 6 weeks paid time off plus 1 weeks for CME

• EMR = Epic

• Full Benefit Package

• Relocation Allowance

Why Northampton?

If you're trying to decide between small-town and big-city living, the culturally diverse, vibrant, progressive college town of Northampton in Massachusetts truly offers the best of both worlds. Northampton has been named and continues to be one of the best U.S. destinations for restaurants, theater, galleries, ease of access to outdoor activities and overall quality of life. Excellent schools, colleges, driving distance to both New York City and Boston, and 40 minutes from Hartford international airport.

Benefits Inquire Within 403(b) and 457 plans are available; CDMG matches half up to 6% of base salary (max: 3% contribution by CDMG) within the 403(b) plan after the first year of employment. CDMG also makes a core contribution of 1-3% of base salary based on employee’s age plus years of CDMG employment after the first year of employment. Full vesting in employer contributions after three years of employment. Six weeks Employee Time Off (ETO) per year (includes vacation/sick/holidays) $3,000 and one week paid CME leave per year Malpractice Insurance 1M/3M CRICO Malpractice Policy; fully paid by CDMG Health Insurance Blue Cross Blue Shield, eligible for coverage day one of employment. Individual and family dental and vision insurance plans are also available. Life Insurance 1X Annual Salary insurance policy paid by CDMG; supplemental life insurance options are available Disability Insurance Short-term and long-term disability insurance options are available
Cooley Dickinson Hospital

Cooley Dickinson Health Care, an affiliate of Massachusetts General Hospital and a member of Partners HealthCare, is an acute care community hospital that serves the greater Pioneer Valley in Western Massachusetts.

Every year Cooley Dickinson serves more than 75,000 patients in its hospital and affiliated practices, logs over 50,000 home care visits through its VNA and Hospice program, and delivers on average over 600 babies at its award-winning Childbirth Center. Over 30,000 people visit its emergency room annually; over 65,000 undergo medical imaging exams; and laboratory technicians conduct more than 750,000 tests.

More about this facility
Candidate Requirements Massachusetts Candidates must be board certified/eligible. In-person interview
Clinical Workload — Inpatient The ICU alone can be variable with zero admits to 2-3 during the day during the Winter. Procedures mostly central lines, occasional arterial line and thoracentesis / paracentesis. Epic
Clinical Workload — Outpatient ICU: ~10 / Pulm: ~14 Standard Epic