Goryeb Childrenas Hospital at Morristown Medical Center is seeking a Pediatric Neurologist. We seek an energetic clinician and educator who is highly collegial, innovative and patient-centered. With several outstanding 4 pediatric neurosurgeons operating in our facilities, and with a strong genetics program, we see the broadest possible array of neurological conditions in children.
Goryeb Childrenas Hospital ranks (UHC) in the top 10% of childrenas hospitals nationally for pediatric quality and safety, serving 5 million population area across 11 counties.
The board-eligible/certified child neurologist will join our team of four neurologists and three epileptologists. Our epilepsy program has a NAEC Level 4 designation, and we have strong programs in neurodevelopment/autism (with four developmental pediatricians that are part of the division), neuro-oncology, headache, and neuromuscular. This is the largest consolidated neurology and child development division in New Jersey and the division is led by Dr. Bernie Maria who was awarded the 2018 Hower Award, the highest honor in the field of child neurology.
Active participation in education of residents and medical students rotating through the Pediatric Neurology service as well as through interactions on the inpatient service
Present didactic lectures in pediatric neurology to GME/UME students as well as giving pediatric grand rounds periodically.
Attend and participate as a speaker in continuing medical educational (CME) events.
Participate in community education and scientific programs as may be delegated or assigned to the Physician by the Chair of Pediatrics.
Provide direct outpatient care to pediatric patients (birth through at least age 21) with neurological disorders at Atlantic Health System hospitals and associated satellite practice locations.
Provide inpatient consultations and primary responsibility for admitting patients with pediatric neurological disorders.
Participate in the departmentas patient- and family-centered care model and ensure effective communication, prompt responsiveness and clinical collaboration with all disciplines including physicians in pediatric critical care, nursing and others.
Provide open and timely communication with patients, families and their significant others.
Participate in on-call coverage of Pediatric Neurology service. Coverage will be distributed equitably.
Provide timely communication with referring and collaborating physicians.
Maintain the academic and administrative process by continually engaging in self-learning, acquisition of CME, and participating in research seminars and other group and inter-disciplinary activities.
Identify and encourage opportunities to collaborate with pediatric residents on research projects, case reports, and other academic pursuits.
Consider initiating or participating in relevant research opportunities.
OUTREACH AND MARKETING:
Market the practice through direct physician to physician communication, community education, community service or other appropriate channels.
Present Grand Rounds at neighboring institutions as deemed appropriate by the Pediatric Neurology Division Chief.
Participate in expansion of Pediatric Neurology services and development of satellite practice locations.
Maintain compliance with JCAHP and DOH requirements.
Maintain current medical license, DEA, and CDS number and American Board Pediatrics certification.
Maintain and implement standards for health promotion and health maintenance.
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Pediatric Neurology NJ licensed or eligible for licensure in NJ
Atlantic Health System is at the forefront of medicine, setting standards for quality health care in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and the New York metropolitan area. Powered by a workforce of almost 17,500 team members and 4,800 affiliated physicians dedicated to building healthier communities, Atlantic Health System serves more than half of the state of New Jersey including 11 counties and 4.9 million people. The not-for-profit system offers more than 400 sites of care, including 8 hospitals: Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center in Newton, Chilton Medical Center in Pompton Plains, Hackettstown Medical Center in Hackettstown, Goryeb Childrenas Hospital in Morristown, CentraState Hospital in Freehold, and Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute in Madison, NJ.
Goryeb Childrenas Hospital is an 86,000 square foot facility at Morristown Medical Center (2020-21 USNWR #1 NJ Hospital) with facilities at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ and 4 other subspecialty satellite locations. With over 250 pediatricians and 100 pediatric subspecialists from 22 different specialty areas, we offer comprehensive pediatric services. An independent pediatric residency training program exists with 38 residents, medical students on regular rotation, and status as a regional campus of the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson
Atlantic Medical Group, comprised of 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers, represents one of the largest multi-specialty practices in New Jersey and joins Atlantic Accountable Care Organization and Optimus Healthcare Partners as part of Atlantic Alliance, a Clinically Integrated Network of more than 2,500 health care providers throughout northern and central NJ.
Internal Number: 12594999
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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.
The system has been chosen for the past six consecutive years by FORTUNE® as one of the magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®.” Our organization has also been recognized six times by AARP as one of the “Best Employers for Workers over 50” and was named for a fifth consecutive year as one of Health Care’s Most Wired organizations in the July 2014 issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, the journal of the American Hospital Association.