Goryeb Children’s Hospital, at Morristown Medical Center and part of Atlantic Health System, is seeking a full time BC/BE Pediatric Hematologist Oncologist to become the fourth physician of our team and the Associate Chief of the Division. As the original Valerie Fund Children’s Center in New Jersey, we strive to provide high quality care close to home for all pediatric patients in the Northern New Jersey area. As a full member of Children’s Oncology Group, we see approximately 40 new oncology patients and 600 new outpatient hematology consults each year.
Goryeb Children’s Hospital, in Morristown, NJ with a second location in Summit, NJ- Is conveniently located approximately 45 minutes from New York City and 2 hours from Philadelphia. The area offers ample opportunities for both cultural and outdoor activities.
Our multi-specialty pediatric group consists of over 100 physicians and serves patients in the Northern New Jersey area. The Goryeb Children’s Hospital is growing and currently has a 34-bed general pediatric beds, a 15-bed pediatric intensive care unit and a 34-bed neonatal intensive care unit.
Role and Responsibilities:
The physician will work closely with pediatric surgery, pediatric urology, pediatric neurosurgery, orthopedic oncology, and radiation oncology to care for our patients.
The multi-disciplinary team is in growth mode and includes 3 advanced nurse practitioners, 1 nurse manager with 5 APHON certified nurses, 2 social workers, 1 psychologist, 1 educational liaison, 1 child life specialist, 1 dietitian, and 2 CRAs. Our patients are further supported with acupuncture, pet therapy, and daily integrative medicine opportunities.
As a key team member, the Physician will strive to meet all the patients’ and families physical and psychosocial needs throughout treatment as well as continue to follow our patients in our active long term follow up program after completion of planned therapies
The ideal candidate will be board certified in pediatrics, fellowship trained and BC in pediatric hematology/oncology as well as committed to the practice of patient and family centered care. Goryeb Children's Hospital has a 38-physician pediatric residency program and is a branch campus of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, providing ample opportunities for teaching and research. Quality Improvement and clinical research in conjunction with residents will be components of the position. While we may consider junior faculty, mid-career physicians with an excellent clinical reputation and leadership experience are preferred.
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We strive for excellence with our patients and each other. We are Atlantic Health System. Atlantic Health... System is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in New Jersey, providing a wide array of health care services to the residents of Northern and Central regions of the state as well as Pike County, PA, and southern Orange County, NY. Through our vision, we empower our communities to be the healthiest in the nation.
We are comprised of Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital – all of which are accredited by The Joint Commission and members of AllSpire Health Partners.
Specialty service areas include advanced cardiovascular care, pediatric medical and surgical specialties, neurology, orthopedics and sports medicine. Each of these programs has earned top ratings and recognitions in their respective fields.
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