Emergency Medicine Student Clerkship

Community Medical Center, an affiliate of RWJBarnabas Health, is a 592-bed, fully accredited acute care hospital offering area residents world-class medical treatment with the comforts of hometown care. Opened in 1961, Community Medical Center has evolved into Ocean County’s largest and most active health care facility—caring for over 28,000 inpatients, 127,700 outpatients and over 75,000 emergency department patients each year. ‘U.S. News and World Report’ ranks RWJBarnabas Health hospitals among the best in the metro area and New Jersey. Toms River, NJ is located just minutes from the popular Jersey Shore with its endless boardwalks and pristine beaches. The area is ranked as one of the best places to live by Money magazine and is convenient to New York City, Philadelphia and Atlantic City, with their vibrant urban life, and has endless choices for outdoor recreation.

Community Medical Center has been ACGME-approved for an Emergency Medicine Residency Program to begin July 2021.

Student Opportunities:

Medical student rotations are available to 3rd and 4th year medical students.

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Rutgers Health

Residency and fellowship programs training at RWJBarnabas Health benefit from the resources and interprofessional opportunities available through the Rutgers Health institutional sponsorship. Learn more about all of the Rutgers Health sponsored graduate medical education programs on our sponsoring institution webpage.