System Chief, Hospital Medicine at Baystate Health

Western Massachusetts
May 02, 2021
Position Type
System Chief, Hospital Medicine

Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking an experience Hospital Medicine physician to lead our organization in western Massachusetts.

Position Highlights:
• Lead one of the largest integrated hospital medicine programs in the country.
• Participate in redesigning delivery of care model across our academic medical center and 3 community hospitals.
• Manage a seamlessly integrated, multi-site Hospital Medicine program. Bring our hospitalists, APPs and support teams together as one team.
• Oversee clinical, quality and financial performance of the BH Hospital Medicine enterprise.
• Nurture an environment of interdisciplinary collaboration with clinical and administrative partners in the delivery of care.

• 5+ years’ hospital medicine experience with evidence of progressive management responsibilities and leadership in an academic department.
• Strong record of collaboration; must possess the ability to engage a broad base of stakeholders to work towards a shared vision.
• Academic record consistent with the level of Associate Professor or above at UMMS-Baystate.
• ABMS board certification in internal medicine. Preference for additional fellowship training and/or MPH or MBA.
• Experience with transitions or care quality and safety highly desired.
• Strong commitment to collaboration, courage, quality and lifelong learning.

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.

To learn more about our health system and living in western Massachusetts, please visit our website at Interact with us socially at or on Twitter @BaystateCareers.

All correspondence can be directed to:
Dr. Abraham Thomas, Chair, Dept. of Medicine, Baystate Health
c/o Melissa Hale, Physician Recruiter at Baystate Health
Phone: 413-794-2624 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.