Physician - Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Company/Institution: Atlantic Health System
Location: Morristown, NJ, USA
Degree Requirements: MD, Board Certified Salary: Not available
Job Type: Patient Care Posted: November 24, 2021
Job Setting: Hospital/Clinical Facility Application Period: November 24-December 24, 2021

Responsibilities The physician will work closely with pediatric surgery, pediatric urology, pediatric neurosurgery, orthopedic oncology, and radiation oncology to care for our patients. The multi-disciplinary team is in growth mode and includes 3 advanced nurse practitioners, 1 nurse manager with 5 APHON certified nurses, 2 social workers, 1 psychologist, 1 educational liaison, 1 child life specialist, 1 dietitian, and 2 CRAs. Our patients are further supported with acupuncture, pet therapy, and daily integrative medicine opportunities. As a key team member, the Physician will strive to meet all the patients and families physical and psychosocial needs throughout treatment as well as continue to follow our patients in our active long term follow up program after completion of planned therapies Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be board certified in pediatrics, fellowship trained and BC in pediatric hematology/oncology as well as committed to the practice of patient and family centered care

About the Employer

Goryeb Children’s Hospital at Morristown Medical Center and part of Atlantic Health System, is seeking a full time BC/BE Pediatric Hematologist Oncologist to become the fourth physician of our team and the Associate Chief of the Division. As the original Valerie Fund Children’s Center in New Jersey, we strive to provide high quality care close to home for all pediatric patients in the Northern New Jersey area. As a full member of Children’s Oncology Group, we see approximately 40 new oncology patients and 600 new outpatient hematology consults each year. Goryeb Childrenas Hospital has a 38 physician pediatric residency program and is a branch campus of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, providing ample opportunities for teaching and research. Quality Improvement and clinical research in conjunction with residents will be components of the position. While we may consider junior faculty, mid-career physicians with an excellent clinical reputation and leadership experience are preferred.

How to Apply

For more information and the complete position description, visit our site. 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.

Contact Information

Lori Velasco
100 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960 USA
https://jobs.atlantichealth.org/
Lori.Velasco@atlantichealth.org

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