• At A Glance
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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Mark Merlin is the Founder and Program Director of the NJ EMS Fellowship. He is Vice Chairman of Emergency Medicine at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center/Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health. Dr. Merlin founded three EMS/Disaster Medicine Fellowships and has the first accredited program in New Jersey. He has authored over 100 peer-reviewed manuscripts and abstracts in Emergency Medicine and EMS. Dr. Merlin is the Chief Medical Officer and System Medical Director of MONOC, which is New Jersey’s largest EMS system. In this capacity he oversees over 700 paramedics, EMT’s, nurses and physicians in the 911 System servicing over 50% of the state delivering EMS patients to 43 hospitals in NJ. He has been medical director of multiple rotary (helicopter) and fixed wing Air Medical services. He has overseen the transport of critical patients throughout the world.

    Clinical Expertise

    Emergency Medicine

  • Medical School

    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


    Internal Medicine, Jefferson/Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA: Emergency Medicine, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Newark, NJ

  • Insurance

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    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna US Health Care
    • Americhoice
    • Amerigroup
    • Amerihealth
    • Cigna
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Consumer Health Plan
    • Empire Healthchoice
    • First Health Network
    • Health Net
    • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Managed Care
    • Horizon NJ Health
    • Horizon PPO
    • Horizon Traditional/Indemnity
    • Magnacare/Magnet
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Multiplan
    • National Provider Network
    • Oxford Health
    • Qualcare
    • Qualcare HMO
    • Qualcare PPO
    • Railroad Medicare
    • United Community
    • United Healthcare
    • United Medicare
    • WellCare
    • Wellchoice