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OB/Gyn Hospitalist in Edison, NJ at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 2/20/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    65 James Street
    Edison, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/20/2020

Job Description



TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time OB/Gyn Hospitalist to join our Outpatient Clinic team full-time at Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center in Edison, New Jersey. Position will entail providing 40 hours per week of full scope OB/GYN services in a clinic setting; 20 hours per week in JFK’s Family Medicine Residency clinic, and 20 hours per week in Plainfield's Health Center clinic. The patients receiving prenatal care at both clinics will be referred to our OB/GYN Hospitalist team at JFK Medical Center for their inpatient care. Candidates must have the ability to partner with nursing, be comfortable working with and supporting Certified Nurse Midwives and Family Medicine Residents in the outpatient setting. The GYN surgical cases that arise from either clinic will be supported by the OB/GYN Hospitalist team. However, this clinic position could include coverage of the elective GYN surgeries if there is interest. Should performance of deliveries and emergency GYN services be of interest, one may also function as PRN in our 24 hour in-house OB/GYN Hospitalist program. The ideal candidate will be a board certified OB/GYN physician who demonstrates clinical excellence, superior communication skills, and a focus on providing quality care and placing the patient above all other considerations. Other qualifications include active and current skills in the full breadth of the OB/GYN specialty, and a current New Jersey license to practice. Candidates must possess a willingness to drive patient safety and quality initiatives as required by the TeamHealth Patient Safety Organization, insurability for malpractice insurance. TeamHealth offers excellent remuneration plus paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage and sovereign immunity with FQHC patients.

Position Highlights:
  • Competitive pay
  • Paid professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Flexible schedule providing excellent work/life balance
  • No responsibilities while off
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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