The Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack University Medical Centeris seeking a Section Chief for Pulmonary Medicine within the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. The Pulmonary Section Chief will be expected to lead and expand the breadth of pulmonary clinical, educational and research activities in a manner that contributes to the successful mission of the Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack University Medical Center and the Hackensack Meridian Health System, and the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. This position reports to the Division Director and to the Chair of the Department of Medicine.
The successful candidate will oversee all professional activities for the pulmonary section and provide physician leadership for clinical, administrative and academic activities, including recruitment, privileging and credentialing.
The Chief will be expected to expand specialized pulmonary programs, provide clinical and administrative leadership, oversee quality in pulmonary medicine, participate in fellowship training and residency education, support and expand investigational efforts, as well as provide clinical service. The Chief will also assume the roles of Medical Director for the Pulmonary Laboratory as well as the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program and Respiratory Therapy programs.
BE/BC Internal Medicine
Fellowship trained in Pulmonology
Additional Salary Information: Open to negotiations based on experience
Internal Number: SECCHF/HUMC
About Hackensack Meridian Health
We have embarked on a journey to create one integrated network that has changed how health care is delivered in New Jersey. We are confident that Hackensack Meridian Health is poised to better meet the needs of our communities, benefiting both patients and the physicians who care for them.The new normal for health care delivery has clearly been established: We need to dramatically improve preventative care, get significantly better at caring for patients with chronic conditions, and learn to stay financially viable in a value-based environment.We believe Hackensack Meridian Health will achieve all of this through our streamlined, expanded network of clinically excellent care. Our combined organization will have 17 hospitals and more than 500 ambulatory care centers, fitness and wellness centers, home health services, rehab centers, and skilled nursing centers spanning from Bergen to Atlantic counties.We are excited to offer better care to more residents throughout New Jersey, and will use our collective strengths to ensure a health network dedicated to family and patient-centered care, world-class education, and tomorrow’s research. This is a very exciting time for our hospitals, our team members, and especially our patients.
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