Associate Section Chief - Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Hackensack Meridian Health
January 5, 2018
Hackensack, New Jersey
Full Time - Experienced
Full Time * Hackensack, NJ
Hackensack Meridian Health is seeking an Associate Section Chief, Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician for the Institute for Child Development (ICD) at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital. Located at Hackensack University Medical Center, the JMS Children’s Hospital is a place where patients receive state-of-the-art medical care in a warm and supportive environment. Here, leaders in the field of pediatric medicine use their outstanding diagnostic skills, advanced technologies, and breakthrough treatments to change lives. The ICD has gained a national and international reputation for providing superior diagnostic and treatment services to children with special needs.
The Associate Section Chief will work collaboratively with the ICD Director/Section Chief to manage staff physicians providing diagnostic and treatment services for our pediatric population. The supervision of clinical rotations of medical students and residents along with facilitation of educational opportunities for other clinical personnel within ICD will be expected. The ideal candidate will be Board Certified, have at least 5 years’ experience preferably in a leadership role and possess the ability to develop and implement short and long range plans for developmental and behavioral pediatrics and the Institute for Child Development.
In addition to our collegial work environment, we offer a highly competitive compensation package which includes: medical/dental plans and 403(b) retirement plan.
We have embarked on a journey to create one integrated network that has changed how health care is delivered in New Jersey.We are confident that Hackensack Meridian Health is poised to better meet the needs of our communities, benefiting both patients and the physicians who care for them.The new normal for health care delivery has clearly been established: We need to dramatically improve preventat...ive care, get significantly better at caring for patients with chronic conditions, and learn to stay financially viable in a value-based environment.We believe Hackensack Meridian Health will achieve all of this through our streamlined, expanded network of clinically excellent care. Our combined organization will have 13 hospitals and more than 200 ambulatory care centers, fitness and wellness centers, home health services, rehab centers, and skilled nursing centers spanning from Bergen to Atlantic counties.We are excited to offer better care to more residents throughout New Jersey, and will use our collective strengths to ensure a health network dedicated to family and patient-centered care, world-class education, and tomorrow’s research. This is a very exciting time for our hospitals, our team members, and especially our patients.