Cardiac Critical Care Per Diem Advanced Practice Opportunity

Western Massachusetts
May 01, 2021
Position Type
Cardiac Critical Care Per Diem
Advanced Practice Opportunity

Baystate Health is seeking Physician Assistants & Acute Care Nurse Practitioners to join the Baystate Heart and Vascular Service. Our cardiac surgery service has a long tradition of clinical excellence and dedication to patient centered, innovative, collaborative service which has been recognized by being consistently ranked among Top 50 best hospital for cardiac care.

Position Highlights –

- Join our cardiac surgical team at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield MA providing care to our preoperative and post-operative patients. The team consists of 7 experienced APPs who work closely with a cardiac surgical intensivist, 5 cardiac surgeons, invasive cardiologists and heart failure attendings to provide outstanding inpatient care.
- Primary responsibilities include pre-op and post-op care of surgical patients in the ICU and step-down units across their entire episode of care. Busy traditional cardiac surgical program providing the full gamut of surgical procedures, robust mechanical circulatory support program with durable implantable ventricular assist devices and temporary circulatory support platforms including ECMO.
- Enjoy a high level of autonomy with 24/7/365 support from intensivists and surgeons.
- This is a per diem position.

YOU BELONG HERE. At Baystate Health we know that treating one another with dignity and equity is what elevates respect for our patients and staff. It makes us not just an organization, but also a community where you belong. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all people.

Qualifications: BC physician assistant or acute care nurse practitioner. The successful APP will be energetic, highly motivated and ideally have previous experience in critical care of cardiac surgical patients.

Baystate Medical Center (BMC) is Baystate Health’s flagship hospital. BMC is a 716-bed, independent academic medical center and a training site for the University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate. BMC is a major referral care center and the only Level 1 trauma center and pediatric trauma center in the area. We offer a diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians and advanced practice providers to start and advance their career.

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.

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All correspondence can be directed to:
Carmen Sanderson, Recruiter at Baystate Health
Phone 413-794-2346 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.