Advanced Practitioner Supervisor NICU

Baystate Medical Center

Job Description

Full / Part Time: Full-Time
Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Regular/Temporary: Regular


Baystate Childrens Hospital is the leading provider of general and specialty pediatric services in western Massachusetts, providing advanced medical care to babies, children, and adolescents in an environment that focuses exclusively on the needs of children and families. The 110-bed facility provides complete critical care programs, including the regions only Pediatric Intensive Care and Neonatal Intensive Care Units, as well as pediatric inpatient services, child life specialists, a designated emergency room just for kids, and outpatient specialty services. Additionally, Baystate Childrens Specialty Center houses 15 pediatric specialty services under one roof, with focus on care coordination, comfort and convenience for children and families. At Baystate Health, we offer an amazing, diverse culture that provides outstanding opportunities for physicians and advanced practice providers to start or advance their career.

We seek a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with leadership experience to directly supervise the NICU APs and serve as lead for 5 other pediatric APs in the Department of Pediatrics.

Position Highlights
TEAM-FOCUSED: Join our team of 7 neonatologists, 3 neonatal hospitalists and 11 advanced practitioners in our busy 53-bed Level III NICU. Provide medical management of high risk infants and attend high-risk births in our very busy NICU/Continuing Care Nursery.
LEADERSHIP: Directly supervise and train NICU APs and be a leader for APs throughout the Dept. of Pediatrics. As a part of our AP Advisory Board, you will work closely with our Director of APs to communicate system information to your team, as well as voice ideas and issues from your team to top leadership.
ACADEMICS & RESEARCH: Participate in the education of pediatric residents, medical students, and NP and PA students. Opportunity and encouragement to be involved in quality improvement and research activities.
COMPENSATION: Very competitive salary, sign-on bonus and benefits. Robust benefits include professional expense dollars and paid time off, relocation, MA license allowance among many others.

Qualifications: 5+ years in a Level III or IV NICU with leadership experience and demonstrated commitment to team building and quality improvement. We seek a driven, creative and flexible leader to help us shape this new leadership role.

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.

All correspondence can be directed to:

Dr. Jeffrey Shenberger, Chief of Newborn Medicine

c/o Melissa Hale, Lead Senior Recruiter

Phone: 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.