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RWJBarnabas Health is Seeking a Regional Director of Thoracic Surgery for the Shore Region of NJ

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Job ID: 535353


Facility: Jersey City Medical Center
Address: 355 Grand Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Opportunity Criteria

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


Opportunity Details

RWJBarnabas Health is seeking a Regional Director of Thoracic Surgery to join our team as we expand our Thoracic Surgical Services across the state of New Jersey.  We have a great opportunity for an experienced physician to oversee clinical program development at Monmouth Medical Center and Community Medical Center.

As part of a larger system strategy, this full-time position would provide an ambitious surgeon the chance to develop and expand thoracic surgical services in the Jersey Shore region by joining another established thoracic surgeon. The demographics of the community coupled with this incredible leadership opportunity allows for this role to offer tremendous growth potential and career progression.


  • BC/BE in Thoracic Surgery
  • Ideal candidates will have 3-5 years’ experience
  • NJ licensed or eligible for NJ licensure

 As the largest integrated health care system in New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health offers competitive compensation and a robust benefits package including health, life, disability and malpractice insurance, 401k/retirement, plus PTO and added time off for CME.  

Located in one of the most coveted regions of New Jersey, this position is based in beautiful suburbs but is only a short drive to famous boardwalks, waterfront views, and local community attractions.

To learn about this and other positions, please contact Melissa Granet, Manager of Physician Recruitment at RWJBarnabas Health directly by phone (862) 373-5319 or e-mail:

About Jersey City Medical Center

Jersey City Medical Center (JCMC) is located on a 15-acre campus overlooking the New York Harbor and Liberty State Park. The hospital serves as a regional referral and teaching hospital that provides the highest level of care for women and infants, and trauma and cardiac patients. Inside our spacious facility, our renowned medical professionals use the latest technologies to provide state-of-the-art care and compassion.

Our Imaging Center features advanced imaging technology, including the latest digital mammography, MRI, digital radiology, ultrasound and dual energy X-ray equipment. The Cristie Kerr Women’s Health Center offers women convenient access to the highest level of medical care.

Together, they represent a leap forward in Hudson County health services. Jersey City Medical Center is the provider of Advanced Life Support for Hudson County. JCMC is a Regional Trauma Center, a Level III Regional Neonatal Intensive Care Center, a Regional Heart Hospital with cardiac surgery.

About RWJBarnabas Health

RWJBarnabas Health annually represents operating revenues of more than $4.5 billion, with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians, and 1,000 residents and interns. The system is comprised of 11 acute care hospitals, 3 children’s hospitals, a pediatric rehabilitation hospital, a behavioral health center, statewide medical group, ambulatory care centers, and five fitness and wellness centers. 

As a system annually, RWJBarnabas Health treats over 3 million patients, conduct 2 million outpatient visits, care for 70,000 patients in our emergency departments and deliver 23,000 babies, and so much more. The system is responsible for more than $1.9 billion in salaries each year and is a major economic contributor in our communities.

The geographic footprint of our facilities spans Hudson, Essex, Union, Middlesex, Mercer, Somerset, Monmouth and Ocean counties, and comprises every clinical service from primary to quaternary care and greatly strengthens our commitment to medical education and research.

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