Jersey City , New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health is seeking a Medical Director for the Medical Intensive Care Unit at Jersey City Medical Center!
The largest integrated healthcare system in New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health is seeking an experienced Intensivist to join our team as The Medical Director, for the Medical Intensive Care Unit at Jersey City Medical Center
A mere two miles from downtown Manhattan and a burgeoning urban Mecca in its own right, Jersey City offers the chance to practice in a highly sought-after area just minutes away from the New York City skyline, top-notch schools, famous restaurants, and state of the art shopping centers.
RWJBarnabas Health offers competitive compensation and a robust benefits package including health insurance, malpractice insurance, $4,000 CME allowance, retirement plans and more! Position Details:
Care provided in an exclusively inpatient setting (18-bed unit) collaborative/closed model
Work closely with the System Director for Critical Care RWJ Barnabas Health to assure best practice and quality is delivered at the site
Focuses on quality, safety and evidence-based medicine
Teaching fellows, residents, students, nursing and other ICU staff
Board-certified in Critical Care Medicine (preferred board certification in Pulmonary/Critical Care medicine)
Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of New Jersey
Ability to work collaboratively with all specialties and ancillary staff
Ideal candidates will be eager to join a multidisciplinary team, and be comfortable working in a teaching and collaborative setting
Minimum 5+ years of clinical experience
Previous director/leadership experience is highly preferred
To learn more about this position or to apply with your CV directly, please contact us via e-mail at Meghan.Ryan@rwjbh.org .
About Jersey City Medical Center
Jersey City Medical Center (JCMC), an RWJBarnabas Health facility, is a comprehensive acute and sub-acute care, 348-bed not-for-profit teaching hospital. Conveniently located near major highways including the PATH, bus and light rail, JCMC is a state-designated Level II Regional Trauma Center with 16,000 admissions and over 80,000 Emergency Department visits annually. A new state-of-the art ED, a $100 million investment that opened in September 2022, adds 60,000 square feet and features the Abercrombie Guild Pediatric Emergency Department, Hudson County’s only Pediatric ED.
JCMC is the only full-service heart hospital in Hudson County, offering access to outstanding cardiologists and sophisticated treatments, such as cardiac surgery and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacements (TAVR). It has a highly active advanced minimally invasive robotic surgery program. In partnership with Rutgers University, our Vascular Center provides easier access to a full spectrum of advanced vascular care, and has earned recognition from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
The Madeline Fiadini LoRe Foundation Infusion Center and our Radiation Oncology located nearby at Colony Plaza delivers multidisciplinary, comprehensive cancer care, located at Colony Plaza in Jersey City. In partnership with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, the state’s only National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated-Comprehensive Care Center, JCMC provides patients with advanced cancer treatment options, including clinical trials, complex surgical procedures and sophisticated radiation therapy techniques. JCMC offers a full range of women’s health services to women at any age from routine care through diagnostic procedures, whether a first gynecological exam, prenatal care, postmenopausal care, genetic counseling and anything in between. Women’s Health at Grove Street and Cristie Kerr Women’s Health Center offers women convenient access to the highest level of medical care.
For expecting families, JCMC provides comprehensive care before, during and after the birth of a child. The hospital is equipped to manage deliveries from natural to high risk. The 17,500 square-foot Lord Abbett Maternity Wing features private rooms, with modern equipment and amenities that provide a family-centric birthing experience that matches JCMC’s world-class labor and delivery services. As a state designated Level III Regional Perinatal Center, the hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit helps infants with severe prematurity, respiratory distress and feeding issues for the first 28 days of life. Jersey City Medical Center at Greenville, located at 1825 Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City, is an outpatient medical center providing a unique array of services intended to enhance care for families who need it most. Programs and services include medical and social services for the homeless, Center for Comprehensive Care provides medical services and case management for people living with HIV + HEP C, the Green Apple Rx Food FARMacy for individuals with food insecurity and chronic health disorders, and more. This facility also offers primary care, rheumatology and retail pharmacy.
RWJBarnabas Health at Bayonne, located at 519 Broadway & 24th Street, features a satellite ED operated by JCMC, and offers primary care, various healthcare specialists, a retail pharmacy, and an imaging center and physical therapy.
JCMC is essential to local and statewide economic development and continues to deliver on its social impact mission to, “Hire Local, Buy Local, Invest Local.” The expansion of clinical health services, construction and community contributions complement the hospital’s commitment toward healing, enhancing and investing in Hudson County.
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.