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Full-Time and Part-Time Pediatric Emergency Medicine Opportunities in Edison, New Jersey in Edison, NJ at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 11/26/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Edison, NJ
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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for full-time and part-time pediatric emergency medicine physicians with an option to join our team at JFK Medical Center as an employee or independent contractor physician in Edison, New Jersey. Full-time employed physicians receive medical, dental, and vison benefits, 401k and retirement plan. JFK Medical Center Edison is a community hospital with a Level III pediatric emergency department with 16 private rooms, fast-track treating and an annual volume of 10,000 pediatric patients per year. Our 46,500 square foot space has 70 patient-care treatment areas, comprehensive on-site laboratory, radiology department, bedside registration, triage and treatment rooms for minor cases and a wide range of services offered at JFK Medical Center if further treatment is required. TeamHealth also oversees the pediatric hospital medicine program. Transfers may include trauma, psychiatric and some surgery. Our clinicians currently provide 24-hours of physician coverage per day and currently work 12-hour shifts. We are adding additional nurse practitioners to provide 6-12 hours of double coverage per day. TeamHealth is a physician-led organization and offers flexible scheduling for a great work/life balance, career development and leadership opportunities, excellent compensation, and benefits, where we maintain progressive management and commitment to patient care. We are actively interviewing board certified ABPEM, ABP-PEM, AOBP, ABP or board eligible within 5 years of completing residency. Candidates with urgent care experience are preferred, and you must obtain an active New Jersey license prior to interview and ATLS, ACLS, PALS per hospital requirements.

Position Highlights

  • Close proximity to NYC
  • New EPIC EMR
  • Option to work as an employee with benefits or 1099 independent contractor
  • Full-time employee status includes benefits: health, dental, vision insurance, 401k, and retirement plan
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Claims made professional liability insurance (PLI), with tail coverage
  • Relocation incentive offered
  • Professional development tools, educational resources, and free CME through TeamHealth Institute
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program

    Award-winning care

    Since 1967, JFK Medical Center has earned the reputation as one of New Jersey's premier health care facilities. JFK offers a complete array of advanced services including general and specialized surgery, cardiac care, maternity, pediatrics and much more. A 498-bed community hospital, JFK provides award-winning care to several counties in central New Jersey; JFK has been recognized and awarded for its excellence in maternity care, oncology, bariatric surgery, stroke care, emergency medicine and cardiology. JFK Medical Center is a part of Hackensack Meridian Health, ranked among the state's top performing health systems for quality; Hackensack Meridian Health was the first health system to receive Magnet designation for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and one of few nationally to receive the prestigious John M. Eisenberg Award for Patient Safety and Quality.

    Historic community with easy access to Staten Island and NYC

    Situated along the Raritan Bay Harbor and Raritan River, Edison, New Jersey, is a growing township, boasting a scenic location, with easy access to exciting metropolitan areas including New Brunswick and Staten Island, New York. Most famously known as the home of Thomas Edison's Menlo Park Laboratory, where the invention of the light bulb was perfected and sound was first recorded, Edison offers a rich history with plenty of museums and landmarks to explore. Get outdoors and explore one of the areas many local parks, or enjoy boating and sailing on Raritan Bay and the Raritan River. Escape to Staten Island or New York City for the weekend, where beaches, Broadway, upscale shopping, culinary explorations and more await!

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