EMS & Critical Care Transport Faculty Opportunity- Baystate Health

Location
Western Massachusetts
Posted
Jul 29, 2022
Position Type
Permanent
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Critical Care Transport Faculty Opportunity

Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School – Baystate, is seeking an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Physician to join our organization.

Position Highlights –

• Provide medical oversight for prehospital emergency response agencies (fire-rescue, EMS, police, and dispatch) as well as critical care and interfacility transport for the Baystate Health organization. Baystate Medical Center, the region’s only Level I Trauma and tertiary care referral center, serves over 120,000 annual ED visits. Our EDs serve a combined volume of over 200,000 annual visits. More than 40,000 EMS arrivals are brought to Baystate Medical Center annually.
• Join our team of 3 progressive BC/BE EMS physicians who provide oversight of EMS at our 4 hospitals across western MA, alongside a dedicated EMS Manager, 4 EMS Coordinators, and support staff.
• Provide medical direction for a new, CAMTS-accredited ground Critical Care Transport program, the only service of its kind in western MA, as well as air-medical transport.
• Play a key role in the expansion of our EMS services to include an ACGME-approved EMS fellowship, prehospital physician field response/on-scene medical control, Mobile Integrated Healthcare, and prehospital research.
• Assist with the oversight and delivery of a variety of services to urban, rural, municipal, volunteer, private, and Fire Department-based agencies as well as regional specialty rescue teams.
• Receive dedicated academic time to direct our regional EMS system in conjunction with our Regional EMS Medical Director and EMS Manager and Coordinators.
• Enjoy a combination of clinical care and resident and medical student teaching with a faculty appointment at University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School – Baystate.

YOU BELONG AT BAYSTATE. Your motivation and ideas will help advance EMS in western Massachusetts. Become part of our prehospital community serving those in need. At Baystate Health, we know that treating our patients and colleagues with dignity and equity motivates and fosters a sense of community, not only within our organization, but also the community and patients we serve. It is how we advance the care and enhance the lives of all those we touch.

Qualifications:
• ABMS BC/BE in Emergency Medical Services is required. A focus on prehospital clinical research and quality improvement is highly desirable, as is a strong commitment to collaboration, quality, systems integration, and lifelong learning.
• Prior critical care and/or critical care transport medicine experience is preferred.
• Demonstrable record of collaboration, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and enthusiasm for medical education and mentorship. Our division greatly values teamwork, collegiality, and work/life balance.

To learn more about our outstanding health system and life in western Massachusetts, please visit our website at www.choosebaystatehealth.org. Interact with us socially at facebook.com/BaystateCareers or on Twitter @BaystateCareers.

All correspondence can be directed to:
Dr. Seth Kelly, EMS Chief
c/o Melissa Hale, Senior Physician Recruiter
Telephone: 413.794.2624; Email: Melissa.Hale@BaystateHealth.org