Atlantic Health System

Adolescent Medicine Physician

Job Location(s) US-NJ-Morristown
Position Type
Full-Time
Category
Physician
Department
Pediatrics
Facility
Morristown Medical Center -Goryeb Childrens Hospital

Overview

Goryeb Children’s Hospital at Morristown Medical Center and part of Atlantic Health System is Seeking an Adolescent Medicine Physician in Northern, New Jersey!

 

Atlantic Health System, one of New Jersey’s largest integrated health care systems, is seeking an Adolescent Medicine Physician at Goryeb Children's Hospital. This physician will be a key member of a team of four highly trained adolescent medicine specialists, providing care to adolescents and young adults including general health care maintenance, gynecological care and family planning services, sexually transmitted infections, substance abuse, school issues and other behavioral health disorders. 

The program has a busy, well-developed multidisciplinary eating disorders program and applicants must have training and interest in the clinical /medical aspects of eating disorders and research. This amazing team includes a child and adolescent psychiatrist, psychologists, a nurse practitioner, social workers and others.

 

Responsibilities

  • Participate in teaching of house officers and medical students working in adolescent medicine. 
  • Provide direct patient care services at Morristown and Overlook Medical Centers as well as at any satellite practice locations as required.
  • Participate in the on-call rotation system with the other adolescent medicine physicians.
  • Participate in clinical coverage of other sites such as juvenile detention center, youth shelter, college health. 
  • Market the practice through direct physician to physician communication, community education, community service or other appropriate channels.
  • Maintain and implement standards for health promotion and health maintenance.
  • Provide open and timely communication with patients, families and guardians.
  • Participate in lectures at pediatric grand rounds, community education and scientific programs as may be delegated or assigned to the Physician by the Chair of Pediatrics or AMG leadership.

 

Benefits

  • Outstanding growth opportunities
  • Excellent salary and benefits package
  • Paid Time Off
  • 403b retirement plan with partial company match
  • Excellent public school system
  • Close proximity to New York City, beautiful beaches and hiking
  • Close proximity to Newark Liberty-EWR airport with many direct flights around the world

 

Interested in learning more? Please send your CV to Lori Velasco, Physician Recruiter via email at lori.velasco@atlantichealth.org

 

Qualifications

  • Must be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Pediatrics
  • Board Eligibility/Certification in Adolescent Medicine is preferred
  • Must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of New Jersey
  • Strong work ethic and desire to participate in a team-oriented, performance-driven group

 

About Us

Goryeb Children’s Hospital is an 86,000 square foot facility at Morristown Medical Center with facilities at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ and 4 other subspecialty satellite locations. With over 250 pediatricians and 100 pediatric subspecialists from 22 different specialty areas, we offer comprehensive pediatric services. An independent pediatric residency training program exists with 38 residents, medical students on regular rotation, and status as a regional campus of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson.  Goryeb Children’s Hospital ranked (UHC) in the top 10% of children’s hospitals nationally for pediatric quality and safety, serving 5 million population area across 11 counties in New Jersey. 

 

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.  We were also ranked the top hospital with more than 350 beds in New Jersey by Castle Connolly and Leapfrog recognized us with an “A” hospital safety grade – its highest – thirteen consecutive times.

 

Morristown Medical Center is a Magnet Hospital for Excellence in Nursing Service, the highest level of recognition achievable from the American Nurses Credentialing Center for facilities that provide acute care services. Our nonprofit hospital was also designated a Level I Regional Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons and a Level II by the State of NJ.

EEO Statement

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.  

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