Internal Medicine Job In Worcester, Massachusetts
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Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts is seeking a Chief of the Department of Medicine who will report directly to the hospital’s Chief Medical Officer. Saint Vincent Hospital is a 330 bed community hospital with 125 years of commitment to high quality patient care and to medical education. The hospital sponsors vibrant residencies in Internal Medicine, Radiology and Podiatry as well as fellowships in Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, and Sleep Medicine. Saint Vincent serves as a major affiliated teaching site for the University of Massachusetts Medical School for medical student clinical rotations.
As the department chair, the Chief will be responsible for overseeing and supporting all of the Department’s clinical, educational and administrative activities and for ensuring its academic programs flourish. Direct reports to the Chief will include the residency program directors, division directors of each of the Department's medical subspecialties and the medical directors of the two hospitalist teams. Duties include overseeing the performance, quality and efficiency of the two Hospitalist teams, as well as teaching responsibilities and clinical duties.
The successful candidate will be BC in Internal Medicine and/or a medical subspecialty, licensed in Massachusetts, and will possess exceptional interpersonal skills and the academic credentials necessary for an appointment as an Associate Professor or Professor of Medicine at UMass Medical School. A minimum of ten years of clinical experience, minimum of five years of Medical Director or physician leadership experience and leadership within an academic department is required.
Originally a mill town, Worcester sits just less than an hour from downtown Boston and is known for fine restaurants, cultural diversity and affordable housing options. Worcester also is home to the state's finest schools, both public and private. Although it is the state's 2nd largest city, Worcester has that small town New England feel with many safe family oriented communities. The Worcester Art Museum, the Higgins Armory Museum, nine colleges, several nice parks, some industry and biotech companies are just a few things that draw people to this area. Worcester was recently given the "All American City" award.
Saint Vincent Hospital is Worcester’s newest community healthcare center. Our expert and compassionate medical professionals believe in a community-oriented, total-care approach to your health. That means we want to help you achieve physical, mental and spiritual health for life through a wide range of services, from the latest high-tech surgical procedures to one-on-one patient counseling and ongoing community programs.
Saint Vincent Hospital is your award-winning, community hospital. We have been named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals ® for the past three years by Truven Health Analytics, formerly Thomson Reuters.
Saint Vincent Hospital is also a 321-bed acute care hospital—one of Worcester’s newest healthcare centers, offering primary care, emergency care, and a wide range of specialty services, from laparoscopic surgery to advanced diagnostics.