Emergency Medicine at Baystate Health

Baystate Health is western Massachusetts’s premier healthcare provider and home to the prestigious University of Massachusetts Medical School - Baystate. The cornerstone of our organization is Baystate Medical Center, a 716-bed tertiary care hospital which boasts the state’s single busiest emergency department and the region’s only Level-I trauma center. With 3 community hospitals, Baystate Children’s Hospital and Baystate Primary Care Medical Practices, we offer an amazing, diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians and advanced practice providers to start or advance their career.

Whether you are academically-focused or love community medicine, we have openings to cater to your passions.  We are currently expanding our emergency medicine teams at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield MA and at Baystate Wing Hospital in Palmer MA.  We are also able to offer split positions for those interested in both academic and community hospital environments.  Additionally, we are recruiting an Associate Medical Director of EMS.
Baystate Medical Center, Springfield MA: 

  • At BMC, you will work in the busiest single-site ED in Massachusetts with an admission rate of 28%. We serve over 122,000 adult and pediatric patients annually.  BMC is the region’s only Level I Trauma Center. 
  • Faculty appointment to UMass Medical School and responsibility for working closely with our EM residents and fellows as well as medical students.
Baystate Wing Hospital, Palmer MA:
  • A brand new state-of-the-art Emergency Department has opened in September 2018 at Baystate Wing Hospital.   Every detail is focused on providing excellent patient experience.  BWH handles approximately 25,000 visits annually.  Enjoy solid specialty support at BWH as well as integrated support from our specialty service line leaders at Baystate Medical Center.  APs run fast track. 
The Pioneer Valley is a thriving area located in western Massachusetts and provides extensive access to urban, suburban and rural amenities. Anchored by the city of Springfield, our region boasts a myriad of opportunities for recreation, music, education and art enthusiasts.  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.
For more information please visit us online at: ChooseBaystateHealth.org or interact with us socially at facebook.com/BaystateCareers or on Twitter @BaystateCareers.
All correspondence can be directed to:
Niels Rathlev, MD, Chair of Emergency Medicine
 c/o Melissa Hale, Senior Physician Recruiter
Telephone: 413.794.2624; Fax: 413.794.5059; Email: Melissa.Hale@BaystateHealth.org
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.