Critical Care Physician Assistant sought in Western Massachusetts

ID: JO-2211-93817 (23787780)
Location: MA - US
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: New England
Posted: 01/23/2023

A Physician Assistant in Critical Care Medicine needed to join a physician-led group dedicated to communities and hospitals providing innovative and collaborative care with an unwavering commitment to satisfaction and quality. 


About the position: 

  • Day coverage: 1 physician, 1 APP Night Coverage: APP in the ICU; Intensivist backup by phone
  • EMR: Meditech
  • ICU: Open
  • This position is 100% nights, 7p - 7a, with very generous compensation
  • 14 shifts per block with flexibility
  • Daily census of 4-8
  • Physician is on call at night
  • Needs all procedures, central lines, and intubation
  • Responsibilities include consults, admissions and bed flow management, rapid response/codes
  • Manage Critical Care patients in a busy ICU

Who we are seeking: 

  • Candidates with advanced practice experience in critical care medicine or surgical specialty or emergency medicine
  • Candidates who can independently and confidently make medically appropriate decisions regarding the care of high-acuity patients
  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, or Master?s of Physician Assistant Studies.
  • Active Massachusetts state license, American Heart Association CPR Certification, DEA License, state Controlled Substance Registration
  • Experience as an advanced practice provider in ICU or a similar position.
  • Excellent communication, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to perform all technical skills in the critical care setting

The Benefits: 

  • Competitive salary and bonus package
  • Comprehensive benefits include Health, dental, vision, CME, 401k, ST/LT disability, and life insurance
  • Leadership and training programs available
  • Malpractice insurance with tail, 100% company paid
  • Cross-training opportunities
  • Incentives for improved productivity and quality care
  • Base salary of $174,500 with quality bonus and productivity bonus
  • 2 weeks of paid time off can be converted into another $8750 added to the base
  • Total first-year compensation potential is $203,000

The facility: 

  • 251-bed, acute care medical/surgical hospital located in Western Massachusetts
  • The region?s largest health system

The location: 

  • Situated 90 minutes from Boston and 3 hours from NYC, with Bradley International Airport
  • Huge craft beer and restaurant scene
  • Excellent public and private schools with a much lower cost of living than in Boston
  • A charming college town area with picturesque hiking trails, and top-tier museums and performance venues.

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