Medical Director - PEDS ED

(LEGACY) Saint Peter's University Hospital - Emergency Medicine
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Facility: (LEGACY) Saint Peter's University Hospital - Emergency Medicine 
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New Brunswick, NJ  

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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Emergency Medicine 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Job Description

The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ is hiring a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Medical Director

Physician Requirements: Board Certified Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Prior leadership experience preferred but not required.

Job Description Summary

  • Assess, plan and implement Pediatric Emergency care services.
  • Responsible for integration of Pediatric Emergency services within the Emergency Department at SPUH.
  • Responsible for oversight of the quality of care delivered in the Pediatric ED
  • Lead the process of development and implementation of clinical policies and procedures which guide and support the provision of Pediatric emergency care services.
  • Serve as representative in collaborations with other Pediatric facilities and community organizations to facilitate effective community-wide availability of Pediatric emergency care services.
  • Oversee the physicians working within the Pediatric ED.
  • General oversight of Pediatric ED staff
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Site Description

The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital is a state-designated acute care children’s hospital that offers a full-range of pediatric specialized healthcare services for newborns and children up to age 18. The Children’s Hospital operates one of the most sophisticated maternity programs, delivering over 6,000 newborns annually. The hospital operates one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the country. Also, the facility’s state-designated Regional Perinatal Center is renowned throughout New Jersey for the exceptional level of high-risk maternity and neonatal care provided. Magnet®-recognized health system for nursing excellence.

Pediatric Emergency Department Profile:

  • 24,000 annual Pediatric visits
  • 14-bed PEDS ED with 11 private rooms and Pediatric Fast Track area
  • Scribe coverage
  • A large acute-care area for more serious injuries and illnesses
  • 54 bed Level II NICU/8 bed PICU
  • Full complement of Pediatric sub-specialists on site
  • Excellent throughput metrics
  • Paragon EMR system
  • Pediatric residency on site
  • Academic appointment is available through Rutgers School of Medicine

Awards and Recognition

  • The only NICU in New Jersey to earn the Beacon Award for Excellence
  • Designated by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer four times in a row
  • Graded by the Hospital Safety Score as one of the nation’s safest hospitals
  • US News and World Report regionally ranked Saint Peter’s on the Best Hospitals List
  • Magnet Recognized via American Nurses Credentialing Center

Community Description

New Brunswick, New Jersey is located in Middlesex County and is home to Rutgers University. The city is nicknamed "The Health Care City" to reflect the importance of the city's healthcare industry. In the 15-block downtown area, you can enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants, take in a show, stroll the gardens at Rutgers, or take a trip to one of many Jersey Beaches. New Brunswick is located just 30 minutes from Staten Island, NY, 1 hour from NYC and the NJ beaches, and less than 2 hours to Philadelphia, PA and Atlantic City, NJ.

Contact Information
Contact: Mark Van Wert 
Phone: 215-442-5040
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