Location: Morristown, New Jersey
Internal Number: 17820503
Atlantic Health System is Seeking a System Medical Director, Pediatric Service Line, Atlantic Health System; and Department Chair of Pediatrics for Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, and Goryeb Children's Hospital
Atlantic Health System (AHS), one of New Jersey's largest integrated health care systems, is seeking an experienced physician leader to serve as the System Medical Director, Pediatric Service Line, Atlantic Health System; and Department Chair of Pediatrics for Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, and Goryeb Children's Hospital. This opportunity is ideal for an accomplished, collaborative physician-leader with a proven track record of advancing excellence and innovation.
The System Medical Director, Pediatric Service Line, Atlantic Health System; and Department Chair of Pediatrics for Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, and Goryeb Children's Hospital will establish and lead the implementation of the Pediatric Service Line's strategic direction across Atlantic Health System to further our enterprise mission of building healthier communities through high quality, exceptional performance, growth, research, and education. Additionally, this Physician Leader will support the AHS mission of designing and delivering high quality, innovative and personalized care to build healthier communities and improve lives for patients, consumers, and caregivers and ensure that clinical "best practices" are developed, shared, and implemented throughout the System. Atlantic Health System recognizes the importance of creating a diverse and inclusive environment for both team members and patients. We understand that having a diverse clinical leadership team is crucial in supporting this mission.
- MD or DO degree
- Board certification in specialty area
- Ideal pediatric subspecialties include Neurology, Cardiology, and Gastroenterology
- Robust clinical leadership experience, for instance serving as a Department Chair, is critical
- Experience within an academic setting is preferred
- Business degree or equivalent graduate level degree is also preferred
- All candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of New Jersey
To learn more about this position and other opportunities with Atlantic Health System, please send your CV to Lori Velasco, Physician Recruiter at Lori.Velasco@atlantichealth.org.
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's "Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For" list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
Goryeb Children's Hospital, located on the campus of Morristown Medical Center and part of Atlantic Health System Children's Health, Goryeb Children's Hospital is a nonprofit, state-designated "Children's Hospital" - an earned recognition from New Jersey and the national Children's Hospital Association. With more than 250 community pediatricians on staff and more than 100 board-certified pediatric specialists, we're northern New Jersey's leading specialized pediatric hospital. To meet high demand, Goryeb Children's Hospital is currently expanding its pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) and adding inpatient beds. These spacious private patient suites will feature the latest equipment and rooming-in accommodations for parents, as well as a dedicated pharmacy for improved safety and quality of care.
Atlantic Medical Group, comprised of 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers, represents one of the largest multi-specialty practices in New Jersey and joins Atlantic Accountable Care Organization and Optimus Healthcare Partners as part of Atlantic Alliance, a Clinically Integrated Network of more than 2,500 health care providers throughout northern and central NJ.
Morristown Medical Center is rated the number one hospital in New Jersey by U.S. News & World Report for four years in a row. We are the only hospital in New Jersey named one of America's '50 Best Hospitals' for seven consecutive years by Healthgrades and one of the World's Best Hospitals (the 46th best hospital in the United States and number one in NJ) by Newsweek.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.