The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ is hiring a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Medical Director
Physician Requirements: Board Certified Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Prior leadership experience preferred.
Job Description Summary
- Assess, plan and implement Pediatric Emergency care services.
- Responsible for integration of Pediatric Emergency services within the Emergency Department at SPUH.
- Responsible for oversight of the quality of care delivered in the Pediatric ED
- Lead the process of development and implementation of clinical policies and procedures which guide and support the provision of Pediatric emergency care services.
- Serve as representative in collaborations with other Pediatric facilities and community organizations to facilitate effective community-wide availability of Pediatric emergency care services.
- Oversee the physicians working within the Pediatric ED.
- General oversight of Pediatric ED staff
The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital is a state-designated acute care children’s hospital that offers a full-range of pediatric specialized healthcare services for newborns and children up to age 18. The Children’s Hospital operates one of the most sophisticated maternity programs, delivering over 6,000 newborns annually. The hospital operates one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the country. Also, the facility’s state-designated Regional Perinatal Center is renowned throughout New Jersey for the exceptional level of high-risk maternity and neonatal care provided.
Pediatric Emergency Department Profile:
- 69,000 annual Emergency Department visits with 24,000 annual Pediatric visits
- 14-bed PEDS ED with 11 private rooms and Pediatric Fast Track area
- Scribe coverage
- A large acute-care area for more serious injuries and illnesses
- Level III NICU
- Excellent throughput metrics
- Paragon EMR system
- Pediatric residency on site
- Academic appointment is available through Drexel University College of Medicine
Awards and Recognition
- The only NICU in New Jersey to earn the Beacon Award for Excellence
- Designated by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer four times in a row
- Graded by the Hospital Safety Score as one of the nation’s safest hospitals
- US News and World Report regionally ranked Saint Peter’s on the Best Hospitals List
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Location/Region: New Brunswick, NJ