At South Shore Health, we come together to improve the health of our families, friends and neighbors by bringing people, caregivers and excellence in medicine together As One. The Intensivist will ensure the integrity of clinical care standards, performance improvement, and quality of care provided in the Critical Care Unit. The Critical Care Unit is a 24-bed, high acuity, mixed medical/surgical ICU that manages a broad range of medical and surgical diseases utilizing a multidisciplinary approach.
You will have the opportunity to work across critical care and inpatient/outpatient pulmonology and to do sleep medicine, if desired. Ambulatory pulmonary practice is in a multispecialty department at South Shore Medical Center in Norwell. All colleagues are dedicated to the mission of providing patient-centered, evidence-based, high-quality healthcare.
South Shore Health System is constantly evolving in an ever-changing health delivery climate. To this end, the position will support candidates who have a desire to pursue:
New clinical interests or niches not currently offered
Novel quality improvement projects
Hospital programs that align with overall department or institutional goals
Teaching rotating medical students and Critical Care Fellows (an academic appointment is also available for those who are interested)
This shift is a Day/Night rotation.
Medical School degree and Physician/Hospitalist designation by the Board of Registration in Medicine (Massachusetts)
BC/BE in Critical Care Medicine
About South Shore
As the largest health care employer on the South Shore, we offer advanced medicine with the close-knit, supportive feel of a community hospital. As Southeastern Massachusetts’ most comprehensive health care system, we provide a rewarding and supportive environment for our highly respected colleagues. Discover the true spirit of collaboration.
Home to the first and only verified and designated Level II Trauma Center south of Boston, South Shore Hospital is the region’s leading provider of emergency, acute and outpatient care. Our 390-bed facility earned an “A” safety grade rating from the Leapfrog Group, ranking us among the safest hospitals in the U.S. The staff of our Critical Care Unit earned the Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. With the fourth-busiest ED in the Commonwealth, we average 270 patients per day (98,550 Emergency Care visits per year) in addition to 2,769 trauma activation patients annually. What’s more, our Cardiovascular Center specializes in the prevention, detection, treatment and rehabilitation of heart disease. Ours is the only hospital with 24-hour access to primary angioplasty, a life-saving heart treatment and the region’s busiest cardiac catheterization lab. South Shore Health also works As One with academic medical centers in Boston to bring world-leading medical care to our community. Join us in providing exemplary care to the communities we serve.