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About the Department of Medicine

The Department of Medicine features a medical staff of more than 500 providers, including physicians and allied health professionals, and dedicated clinicians, technicians, volunteers and administrative personnel. with one central mission: to improve the health of the people in our community every day with quality and compassion.


We are dedicated to providing effective and compassionate, patient-centered clinical care that benefits the communities we serve and society as a whole.  This commitment ensures that the western Massachusetts community has access to state-of-the art diagnostic evaluations and treatment options provided by our highly trained medical experts. Read about some of our successes in the Medicine Section of Baystate Health's latest Quality Report.

Leadership

Dr. Andrew Artenstein

Department Chair

Andrew Artenstein, MD

 

Dr. Jay Steingrub

Vice Chair, Research

Jay Steingrub, MD

 

 

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Director and Executive Administrator

Jack Bailey, MS, FACHE

 

Dr. Thomas Higgins

Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs

Thomas Higgins, MD,MBA

 

Dr. Samuel Borden

Vice Chair, Education

Samuel Borden, MD