Jan 23, 2024 MMC Hospitalist Honored as January Physician of the Month

Punit Jariwala, M.D., has been named MMC Physician of the Month for January

Hospitalist Punit Jariwala, M.D., has been named MMC Physician of the Month for January. Presenting the award on the B5 Medical-Surgical Unit is Chief Medical Officer Kenneth Granet, M.D. They were joined for the presentation by B5 team members and hospital leadership.

Long Branch, NJ, January 22, 2024 Monmouth Medical Center (MMC) hospitalist Punit Jariwala, M.D., has been named January Physician of the Month. An internal medicine physician who works as a part of the MMC hospitalist team caring for inpatients, Dr. Jariwala was praised for his compassion, energy and motivation.

Among the additional comments received in his nominations were:

  • “In spite of his many job roles, he always makes himself available to our staff. He is an incredible multi-tasker whose energy and motivation are infectious. He is an excellent listener and makes a conscious effort to keep the lines of communication open with the interdisciplinary team. No matter how busy he is, Dr. Jariwala is always kind, patient and approachable in every situation.”
  • Dr. Jariwala always goes above and beyond for his patients. He is an expert clinician and is loved by his patients for his gentle bedside manner and holistic approach to care. He has proven himself to be a great teacher to fellow staff members and is an outstanding example for our residents.”
  • “Dr. Jariwala is a key member of interdisciplinary rounds. We feel very luck to work with him every day.”

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