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Family Physician Amherst, Mass cw
Amherst, Mass: We invite a friendly Family Physician to join an established outpatient-only primary care practice in this bustling, welcoming New England college town.
The employer is a popular 100+ bed community hospital (affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital) based just 8 miles from the practice. They manage several primary care groups, including this one. Come to a region known for superior academics and a broad range of cultural aspects.
You will join two fellow physicians in a setting that is rewarding and fulfilling, both personally and professionally.
Enjoy a convenient four day/week schedule! Phone-only call is shared 1:3. You will use state-of-the-art tools including a fully implemented EMR, and enjoy an excellent referral network, plus a superb support team.
We are offering:
Secure hospital employment in established group
Interesting outpatient clinical mix
Affiliation with respected Mass General system
Convenient 4 day/week schedule, with shared phone-only call!
Excellent base salary
Cash signing bonus
Paid liability insurance
Health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
6 weeks of paid leave annually
Additional week off plus a budget for your CME
Participation in a retirement plan with employer matching!
With nearly 40,000 residents, Amherst is the largest town in its county, and home to three of the Five Colleges of western Massachusetts (Amherst College, Hampshire College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst).
This is a picturesque and affordable region of historic communities and antique shops, winding rivers and fresh air. This is the heart of the Pioneer Valley a fertile region marked by lush farms, wineries and scenic valleys, forests and rolling hills, and friendly residents of varying backgrounds. Here you will find a blend of the urban and the rural, where history meets contemporary an artsy, intellectual community that promotes healthy living and free expression. Nearby Northampton, where the hospital is located, is a named best-destination for restaurants, theater, galleries and overall quality of life. It is also a prime retirement community, so you are sure to meet interesting people of every generation. The area boasts excellent schools, making it a safe and wonderful place to raise children.
Four beautiful seasons of recreational activities invite biking and hiking, fishing, kayaking and rafting even zip lining! The fall foliage is spectacular, the apple cider too, and winter sports enthusiasts love the cross-country skiing, and the many trails for snowmobiling and snowshoeing. Enjoy fun summer festivals, a jazzy music scene, generous support for the arts, and more all within easy reach of regional metropolitan areas.
The nearest international airport is just 45 minutes away. Amherst is 22 miles north of Springfield. Albany NY is 100 minutes to the west, Boston is two-plus hours to the east, and Hartford CT is an hour south.