Northampton, Mass: We seek TWO skilled Pulmonology /Critical Care physicians to join a respected team of specialists in this beautiful and desirable New England community.
The employer is a popular 100+ bed community hospital (affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital) in a vibrant college town known for superior academics, and a broad range of cultural offerings.
You will join three peers, plus an Allergy & Immunology specialist, and enjoy an interesting practice providing a balance of inpatient and outpatient care. Together, this team offers an expansive range of services to 150,000 regional residents.
On inpatient days, you’ll spend 10 hours managing patients in an 11-bed ICU (with 4 step-down beds covered by advanced practice providers), then provide nighttime backup. Procedures include central lines, occasional arterial lines, and thoracentesis/ paracentesis, with an Interventional Radiologist generally available. Your outpatient days will be 8 hours in length, in a modern, comfortable medical office suite on site at the hospital, with state-of-the-art diagnostic tools, a fully integrated EMR system, and an excellent support staff.
You can expect a convenient block schedule with several days off between workdays, ultimately clocking a total of 1760 scheduled hours per year.
We are offering:
- Hospital employment in prominent pulm/allergy group
- Interesting inpatient/outpatient mix
- Affiliation with respected Mass General system
- Convenient block schedule
- Excellent base salary
- Paid relocation
- Paid liability insurance
- Health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
- SIX WEEKS of paid leave
- Additional week off plus a budget for your CME
- Participation in a retirement plan
Northampton is a midsized city in the Five Colleges region of scenic western Massachusetts – an affordable area of respected universities, historic towns, antique shops, winding rivers and fresh air. Nestled in the foothills of the Berkshires, in the heart of the Pioneer Valley, this fertile region is marked by lush farms, wineries and beautiful valleys, forests and rolling hills, and friendly residents of varying backgrounds.
Here you will find a blend of the urban and the rural, where history meets contemporary – an artsy, intellectual community that promotes healthy living and free expression. Northampton is named a “best destination” for restaurants, theater, galleries and overall quality of life. It is also a prime retirement destination, so you will meet interesting people of every generation. The area boasts excellent schools, making it a safe and wonderful place to raise children.
Four beautiful seasons of recreational activities invite biking and hiking, fishing, kayaking and rafting – even zip lining! The fall foliage is spectacular, the apple cider too, and winter sports enthusiasts love the cross country skiing, and the many trails for snowmobiling and snowshoeing. Enjoy fun summer festivals, a jazzy music scene, generous support for the arts, and more – all within easy reach of regional metropolitan areas.
The nearest international airport is just 45 minutes away. Northampton is 20 miles north of Springfield. Albany NY is 100 minutes to the west, and Boston two hours to the east. Hartford CT is an hour south; NYC is just 150 miles away.
Contact us today to learn more about this excellent new opportunity!