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RWJBarnabas Health is Seeking a Trauma Surgeon for Full- Time Employment at Jersey City Medical Center

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Job ID: 691762


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

Opportunity Criteria

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


RWJBarnabas Health is Seeking a Trauma Surgeon for Full- Time Employment at Jersey City Medical Center

RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest integrated healthcare system, is seeking a candidate Board Certified/Board Eligible in General Surgery and Fellowship trained in Trauma Surgery or Acute Care Surgery for a Trauma Surgeon role at Jersey City Medical Center. The surgical service is supported by 24/7 coverage with Physician Extenders, including Residents and Physician Assistants.

As one of our teaching hospitals, Jersey City Medical Center provides the opportunity to mentor residents and medical students. Located in the second largest and most diverse city in New Jersey, this thriving area is full of urban destinations such as chic restaurants and waterfront piers. The practice is a short drive away from New York City and is one of the most desirable areas to live within New Jersey.

We offer competitive compensation plus robust benefits packages including: Health insurance, Malpractice (with tail), 401k with company match, annual stipend for CME, Society Memberships, etc. Both new graduates and experienced physicians are encouraged to apply! Please note that recent graduates can be eligible for a sign-on bonus!


  • BC/BE in General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery or Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Training
  • NJ licensed or eligible for NJ licensure

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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 is New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system, providing treatment and services to more than three million patients each year. With 12 acute care hospitals, 3 children's hospitals, a growing number of our outpatient facilities and physician practices, our healthcare system is committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and health education to the community and region.

Our dedication to serving the people of New Jersey extends far beyond the care we provide within our hospital walls. We support programs that promote health and wellness in our communities and provide access to services that would otherwise be unavailable. We are committed to the ongoing improvement of the health, quality of life, and vitality of our communities. We strive to bring the best healthcare to meet the evolving needs of residents in New Jersey — whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs and education.

Our partnership with Rutgers University creates the state’s largest academic healthcare system dedicated to providing high-quality patient care, leading-edge research, and world-class health and medical education, further advancing our mission of providing high-quality healthcare in New Jersey.

The new collaboration also aligns RWJBarnabas Health with Rutgers’ education, research, and clinical activities, including those at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care.

RWJBarnabas Health is an equal opportunity employer.

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