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Emergency Medicine Medical Director in Pequannock Township, NJ at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 11/27/2020

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Job Description

Further your leadership career in emergency medicine as a full-time Facility Medical Director at Chilton Medical Center in Pompton Plains, New Jersey. Candidates must be emergency medicine residency trained, board-certified and have prior medical directorship experience. Enjoy easy access to New York City, independent contractor status and an RVU model with incentives!

Chilton Medical Center's emergency department (ED) receives an annual volume of 45,000 and an average of 1.8 patients per hour. There are 20 adult ED beds with a nine-bed fast track and a 5-bed peds ED. The EMR is Epic and a large ED renovation is underway.

The Children's Center combines both pediatric emergency services and hospital care. The peds ED has an annual volume of 10,000, which is open 24 hours a day. Peds ED has 11 state-of the art private patient rooms. Pediatric trained physicians and nurses are solely devoted to pediatric patients. OB back up is in-house. Anesthesia is in house and available from home during overnight. Interventional Neuro is transferred to Overlook or Morristown. There is one hospitalist medicine group which takes 70% of the admissions. Chilton Medical Center has a cath lab (no elective caths). There is also a crisis center. No in-patient psych. ED docs provide medical clearance.

For more than 40 years, our history and national footprint in emergency medicine allows us to achieve the highest standards in care, informed by decades of evidence-based data. To that end, we’ve created robust risk management programs to help our clinicians feel confident in their work. We harness a nationwide collection of tools, clinical resources and collective knowledge for our emergency medicine clinicians who provide the best for their patients.

Position Highlights:
  • Independent contractor status
  • RVU model with incentives
  • Large ED renovation underway
  • Stability through association with the industry's leading physician practice
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
  • Access to leadership development programs such as Leadership Education and Development (LEAD), Coach Development Academy (CDA), Women in Leadership (WIL), and the National Medical Leadership Conference (NMLC)
Award-winning and non-profit healthcare system
Chilton Medical Center is a 223-bed facility providing a full range of award-winning medical services to northeastern New Jersey just outside New York City. Named the top mid-sized hospital in New Jersey for 2018 by Castle Connolly, Chilton Medical Center is highly awarded for clinical excellence. Other recent recognition includes the Lifeline Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award and the American Heart and American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite. Chilton Medical Center is a part of the Atlantic Health System, one of the leading non-profit healthcare systems in New Jersey, committed to ensuring that all who enter their system receive high quality, cost-efficient and timely care.


Small town atmosphere
Pompton Plains is in Morris County, in the New York metro area. The township is primarily a residential area that encompasses two communities, Pequannock and Pompton Plains. Enjoy famous sightseeing, tourist attractions, museums, adventure activities, and more. Take a trip to the former railroad station, Pompton Plains station or immerse yourself in local history at the Pequannock Township Museum. Explore the outdoors at Mountainside Park or relax and take in the beauty at Laurelwood Arboretum, a botanical garden with ponds and paths. Several mountains surround the area, perfect for hiking, biking, camping and more.