South Shore Health is a not-for-profit, charitable health system offering primary and specialty care, hospital care, home health and community care, emergency and urgent care, and preventative and wellness services. As Southeastern Massachusetts’ largest independent health system, South Shore Health serves more than 1.2 million patients. It is the parent organization of South Shore Hospital, celebrating its 100th anniversary, and South Shore Medical Center, celebrating its 60th anniversary. South Shore Health also includes the South Shore Visiting Nurse Association, Hospice of the South Shore, South Shore NeuroSpine, and other health organizations.
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. All colleagues are dedicated to the mission of providing patient-centered, evidence-based, high-quality healthcare. Teaching of rotating medical students and Critical Care Fellows is an additional feature, and an academic appointment is also available for those who are interested. Shift: Day/Night Rotation.
Medical School degree and Physician/Hospitalist designation by the Board of Registration in Medicine (Massachusetts)
BC/BE in Critical Care Medicine
An Ideal Practice Setting
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 290 patients per day (103,372 Emergency Care visits per year) in addition to 3,041 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 works in partnership with Boston-based academic medical centers such as Mass General Brigham, Dana Farber Cancer Center and Boston Children’s Hospital, to bring world-leading medical care to our community. Join us in providing exemplary care to the communities we serve.
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.