RWJBarnabas Health is seeking a Director of Palliative Care in Central NJ!
RWJBarnabas Health - Monmouth Medical Center
Long Branch, NJ, United States
RWJBarnabas Health, the largest integrated healthcare system in New Jersey, has an exciting new opportunity for a full-time Medical Director to support and expand the Palliative and Supportive Care Services program at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ. As the palliative care expert, you will have the opportunity to provide leadership, clinical oversight, and strategic direction for advancing palliative and supportive care at our institution.
Initially based in the inpatient setting, this position encompasses administrative, clinical, and teaching responsibilities. Experience in the development of a Palliative/Supportive Care Services Program is also desirable. Ideal candidates will be excited to take ownership of this division and chart a strong direction for the Inpatient and Outpatient programs.
As the largest integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health offers competitive compensation and a robust benefits package including health, life, disability and malpractice insurance, 401k/retirement, plus PTO and added time off for CME.
Successful candidates must be:
• Board certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
• Licensed in NJ or eligible for NJ licensure
• Fellowship trained in palliative care is highly desirable
• Team oriented and have strong interpersonal skills
• Team oriented and excited about the prospect of building and guiding a new Palliative Care Program
• Preferred candidates will have previous leadership experience.
More About the Position:
• Currently inpatient based with plans to expand to outpatient.
• Opportunities to develop a customized support team
• Ability to impact patients with a multitude of different needs including but not limited to patients goals of care, end of life decisions, advanced neurological disorders, cardiac disease, geriatric patients, oncological disease etc.
Located in Long Branch, NJ, this position is close in proximity to the famous Jersey Shore.
For more information or to apply, please contact Susan Bethay, Physician Recruiter at (862) 240-2885, Susan.Bethay@rwjbh.org, for more information or to apply. Thank you!
About Monmouth Medical Center:
Monmouth Medical Center (MMC), located in Long Branch, New Jersey, is an RWJBarnabas Health facility and includes The Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center. MMC is an academic medical center with a long-standing commitment to medical student education and GME programs in surgery and other disciplines. A 513 bed facility, Monmouth Medical Center is one of New Jersey's largest academic medical centers and has been a leader in surgical advancement. MMC surgeons have introduced many technological firsts to the region, including pioneering robotic surgical procedures in both general and orthopedic surgery, and other minimally invasive techniques.
About RWJBarnabas Health:
RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital, a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and four accountable care organizations. RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s second largest private employer – with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns – and routinely captures national awards for its outstanding quality and safety.
RWJBarnabas Health is an equal opportunity employer.