Division Chief, Infectious Diseases
Division Chief, Infectious Diseases
HACKENSACK UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
Hackensack Meridian Health
Hackensack, New Jersey
The Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack University Medical Center is seeking a Division Chief for Infectious Diseases. The Director will be expected to lead the Division in a manner that contributes to the successful mission of the Department of Medicine, Hackensack University Medical Center, the Hackensack Meridian Health System, and the Seton Hall – Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine.
This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Medicine.
The Director will provide clinical, academic and administrative physician leadership for an expanding clinical-academic program. An ideal candidate would have academic accomplishments meriting the rank of Associate or Professor in the School of Medicine, have strong leadership experience, excellent clinical and teaching skills, and proven commitment to investigation.
The role will include expansion and specialization of clinical services; education and training program development and expansion across fellowship, residency and medical students from the new School of Medicine, and administrative roles within the Department, hospital, health system and medical school as well as the opportunity to collaborate with the basic research groups at the HMH Center for Discovery and Innovation.
In addition to our collegial work environment, we offer a highly competitive compensation package which includes medical/dental plans, 403B retirement plan and malpractice insurance.
For immediate consideration, please submit your CV to Nancy Massa, physician recruiter, at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (732) 751-3577.
Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC)
Hackensack University Medical Center, a 775-bed nonprofit teaching and research hospital located in Bergen County, NJ, and is the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in New Jersey. HUMC is listed as the number two hospital in New Jersey in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital rankings. HUMC was the first hospital in New Jersey and second in the nation to become a Magnet® recognized hospital for nursing excellence.
Founded in 1888 with just 12 beds, Hackensack University Medical Center was Bergen County's first hospital. As we continue to grow and flourish, this nonprofit, teaching and research hospital has grown to become the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in New Jersey. Not only have we added 763 more beds to our facilities, we’re now Bergen County’s hub of healthcare for the Northern New Jersey and New York metropolitan areas.
HackensackUMC enjoys numerous clinical, research and academic affiliations with world-renowned partners. HackensackUMC is one of Bergen County’s largest employers with a work force of over 7,600 employees. The more than 1,600 physicians and dentists on the medical and dental staff represent the full spectrum of specialties and subspecialties and are international leaders in healthcare.
Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the most comprehensive and truly integrated health care network in New Jersey, offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research and life-enhancing care. Hackensack Meridian Health comprises 13 hospitals, including two academic medical centers, two children’s hospitals and nine community hospitals, physician practices, more than 120 ambulatory care centers, surgery centers, home health services, long-term care and assisted living communities, ambulance services, lifesaving air medical transportation, fitness and wellness centers, rehabilitation centers, and urgent care and after-hours centers. Hackensack Meridian Health has 28,000 team members, more than 6,000 physicians and is a distinguished leader in health care philanthropy, committed to the health and well-being of the communities it serves.
The Network’s notable distinctions include having one of only five major academic medical centers in the nation to receive Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award for five or more consecutive years, the number one hospital in New Jersey as ranked by U.S. News and World Report, consistently achieving Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, recipient of the John M. Eisenberg Award for Patient Safety and Quality from The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum, a six-time recipient of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” one of the “20 Best Workplaces in Health Care” in the nation, and the number one “Best Place to Work for Women.” Hackensack Meridian Health is a member of AllSpire Health Partners, an interstate consortium of leading health systems, to focus on the sharing of best practices in clinical care and achieving efficiencies.
The hospitals of Hackensack Meridian Health include: academic medical centers - HackensackUMC in Hackensack, Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune; children’s hospitals - Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital in Hackensack, K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital in Neptune; community hospitals -Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, HackensackUMC Mountainside in Montclair, Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge, and HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley in Westwood.