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RWJBarnabas Health is seeking a Board Certified Surgeon to Lead as the Program Director of the General Surgery Residency Program in Southern NJ

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Job ID: 629292

Location

Facility: Community Medical Center
Address: 99 New Jersey Route 37
Toms River, NJ 08755

Opportunity Criteria

Specialty: Surgery
Profession: Physician (MD,DO, Resident)

Details

RWJBarnabas Health is currently seeking a board-certified Surgeon for a Program Director position as part of our General Surgery Residency Program at Community Medical Center. This brand new opportunity which allows for exciting future career growth is expecting to have residents in a five year program starting in 2022, contingent upon ACGME accreditation. This position is a phenomenal opportunity for a general surgeon or a surgeon with subspecialty fellowship training to help develop and create an impactful program along the famous coast of the Jersey Shore.

Community Medical Center, member of RWJBarnabas Health, is a 592-bed, fully accredited acute care hospital located in Toms River, NJ. Community Medical Center (CMC) is Ocean County’s largest and most active healthcare facility, offering a comprehensive array of services.

Located in the heart of the Jersey Shore, this position is based near famous boardwalks, waterfront views, and local community attractions.

The successful applicant must have requisite training and experience in research and demonstrate a track record of dealing with the following responsibilities:

  • Programmatic operations, including but not limited to the recruitment, selection, instruction, supervision, advising, evaluation, documentation, and advancement of residents
  • Integration of the program with physician practices and hospital clinical services in a manner that enhances value and quality, and that promotes the optimal environment for professional practice and medical education
  • Ensures accreditation of the program through application of ACGME common and specialty requirements in cooperation with other system leaders and outside consultants
  • Provision of thought leadership, organization and operation of the general administration of the residency program
  • Development and successful execution of the strategic direction of the program

Minimum Qualifications for the Position:

 

  • 3 years as core faculty with documented educational and/or administrative experience
  • Substantial past involvement in scholarly activities within the past five years
  • Administrative experience is required, preferably as an assistant program director of an accredited teaching program or as a program director of an accredited teaching program
  • ABS Board Certified with active NJ license or eligibility for NJ licensure

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated leadership in obtaining ACGME accreditation, curriculum development, evaluation methodology, teaching, and mentoring residents
  • Demonstrated excellence in an overall mix of skills including clinical care, clinical teaching, and scholarly activity that advance clinical medicine and institutional service

 

More Information about this Position:

 

  • The new Program Director will designate 50% of time to clinical work and 50% of time to administrative duties
  • Ideally, this individual will start this new position in the spring of 2020

If you are interested in learning more about this position with RWJBarnabas Health, please contact Annelise Catanzaro, Director of Physician Recruitment via email –Annelise.Catanzaro@rwjbh.org or phone: (862) 217-1489. We look forward to hearing from you! 

 

About Community Medical Center

Community Medical Center (CMC) is a fully accredited acute care hospital offering area residents highly sophisticated medical treatment close to home. Opened in 1961, CMC has evolved into the state’s largest nonteaching hospital and Ocean County’s largest and most active health care facility.

Community Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of services, including advanced cancer care, state?of?the?art neurology and neurosurgery services with a neuro?interventional lab and a bi?plane, and cardiac care featuring three cardiac catheterization labs. Surgical services feature two da Vinci robotic surgical platforms including the latest generation da Vinci Xi, and the Mako robotic?arm assisted system for joint replacement surgery. CMC offers technology typically not found at a community hospital, including a 3?Tesla MRI, digital mammography, the Rapid Arc linear accelerator (one of the most sophisticated linear accelerators used for radiation therapy), a CyberKnife for treating inoperable tumors and the Veran Lung Navigation System.

About RWJBarnabas Health:

RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals – Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH in New Brunswick and Somerville, RWJUH- Hamilton, RWJUH- Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children’s Specialized Hospital), a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and four accountable care organizations. RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s second largest private employer – with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns – and routinely captures national awards for its outstanding quality and safety.

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