Medical Director - Perioperative Clinic
Baystate Health, western Massachusetts’ premier healthcare provider and home to the University of Massachusetts Medical School – Baystate, is seeking an Internal Medicine physician leader to join our Perioperative Clinic in western Massachusetts.
Position Highlights –
Lead the PAE team which includes two advanced practitioners and strong support staff at our clinic at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield MA.
- In close collaboration with our outstanding surgeons and anesthesiologists, make decisions regarding medical optimization, procedural timing and appropriateness of procedure given patient comorbidities.
- Assess and manage risk of morbidity and mortality, initiate interventions intended to decrease perioperative risk, or recommend deferment or cancellation of surgery.
- Establish protocols and standard evaluation and optimization to achieve the best outcomes.
- Enjoy a combination of clinical care and teaching with faculty appointment to the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate. Work closely with internal medicine and anesthesia residents.
- Excellent work/life balance. Monday- Friday day shift, no evenings or call. We are open to candidates seeking full time or part time work.
Qualifications: ABMS BC in internal medicine with strong knowledge of preoperative medicine and evaluation. Strong commitment to collaboration, courage, quality and lifelong learning. Excellent communication skills are essential as multi-disciplinary collaboration is at the heart of this position.
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