Boston Medical Center/Boston University School of Medicine
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Type: Full Time
Salary: $80,000 - $120,000
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: APP22
We seek Advanced Practice Provider (NP or PA) candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The ideal candidates have a passion for care of underserved women. This position focuses on women’s health care in our ambulatory care clinic, which includes making time-sensitive care-plan decisions, expanding our clinic’s system for triaging patient communication and results follow-up, and working collaboratively with the nursing and provider teams to ensure a seamless experience for our patients. The individual in this position must be comfortable providing care in-person as well as over video. The APP will work in partnership with a diverse interdisciplinary care team.
Emphasizing community-based care, Boston Medical Center (BMC) is the largest safety-net hospital in New England and is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all. The hospital is also the primary teaching affiliate of the nationally ranked Boston University School of Medicine. Boston University is a world class research institution with more that $250 million in research grants each year.
BMC is more than a hospital. It is a network of support and care that touches the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in need each year. The institution has a strong focus on public health, both domestic and global, and a commitment to women’s health demonstrated by the recent renovated state-of-the-art facilities. There are over 2,900 deliveries per year at Boston Medical Center. Our OB-GYN ambulatory care clinic is a busy academic practice, with approximately 60,000 visits per year. We are a full service tertiary care referral group of 41 physicians, 20 Certified Nurse Midwives, 7 Nurse Practitioners, 2 Physician Assistants, and 4 Genetic Counselors. 30% of our current faculty identify as Underrepresented in Medicine (URiM) and 50% of our residents identify as URiM.
Our clinical services and research programs are focused on eliminating disparities in health care. Although this position has primarily clinical responsibilities; all faculty members are expected to participate in scholarly activities, resident and medical student education, and research. We have a fully accredited OB/GYN residency program with five residents per year.
NP applicants must possess an Advanced Practice Nursing Degree from an accredited College or University.
PA Applicants must be a graduate of a PA Program accredited by the ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc.) or its predecessor and must be certified or be eligible for certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).
Applicants must have or be eligible to obtain a Massachusetts Medical License
Fluency with EHR and tele-health (EPIC preferred)
Commitment to support RNs working “at the top of their license”
Fluency in languages other than English is highly desirable, but not required
2+ years of Women’s Health experience strongly preferred
About Boston Medical Center/Boston University School of Medicine
The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC) is a nationally recognized leader in women’s health. Our mission is to maintain our reputation for excellence by providing the highest quality of medical care to the women we serve, contributing to the long-term health and well-being of these women, educating and training future health care professionals of the highest quality, and contributing to the knowledge base in our discipline.