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The highest quality education ensures the highest quality patient care

Healthcare Education at Baystate Health

Medical Education

As the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate campus, we provide:

Our medical faculty have primary academic appointments at UMMS-Baystate with adjunct appointments at Tufts University School of Medicine.

Continuing Interprofessional Education

We are a jointly accredited provider of continuing education programs for the entire healthcare team.

Clinicals and Internships in Allied Health Professions

Clinical experiences for allied health students are available through Baystate's many educational partnerships.

Advanced Practice Programs

Nursing Education

  • The Nurse Residency Program trains graduates from accredited nursing programs with less than one year of experience as a RN.
  • Clinical practicums for bachelor, master, or PhD-level nursing students at affiliated schools of nursing.

Pharmacy Residencies

Four ASHP-accredited pharmacy residencies are offered through our affiliations with schools of pharmacy in Massachusetts.

College Student Programs

High School Student Program

Community Education

  • Mini-Medical School helps members of our community make more informed decisions about all aspects of their health care.

Why Dr. Amanda Westlake Took Her #BestShot

"I see the COVID-19 vaccines as a medical miracle— for myself and my family."

Dr. Westlake's Story

For Dr. Durane Walker, getting the COVID vaccine was a 'no-brainer'

I have seen too many patients die, most times alone, from COVID-19. I was eager to get the vaccine not just for me but for all my current and future patients.

Dr. Walker's Story

Dr. Esteban DelPilar Morales on Why He Got the COVID-19 Vaccine

"To protect myself so I can keep helping and treating my patients, to protect my friends and family – that’s why I got this vaccine."

Dr. DelPilar-Morales' Story