RWJBarnabas Health Seeking Director for Infant Toddler Program at the Children's Specialized Hospital in NJ

Position Ref: 529618
Specialty: Pediatrics
Location: Mountainside, NJ

Job Summary:

The Director of the Infant Toddler Program is responsible for the ongoing growth, development, and oversight of the Children's Specialized Hospital Infant and Toddler Program.

While promoting high standards of evidence-based practice, the Director will utilize a multidisciplinary approach to deliver effective and efficient care to the designated patient population. As a clinical leader for inpatients less than 2 years of age, the Director will work in collaboration with other inpatient multidisciplinary care teams to standardize care delivery throughout the organization and to streamline the care delivery process. Other responsibilities include promoting high standards of practice through the review and development of clinical protocols and practice guidelines, participation in performance improvement monitoring, staff education, and program related research and outreach.

Based primarily in New Brunswick NJ, this opportunity is located in an urban town close by to New York City and just a short drive away from the pristine Jersey Shore beaches. With theaters, fine food establishments, and Rutgers University all surrounding the establishment of the Children’s Specialized Hospital, this location is top-tier for residential comfort and ease of living. 

Candidate Requirements:  

  • ABP board-certified in pediatric medicine  
  • NJ licensed or eligible for licensure in NJ  
  • Experience in management of children with a wide variety of medically complex conditions
  • Prior hospitalist/acute inpatient experience is desirable, as is additional neonatology or pediatric critical care certification 

We are looking for an individual who demonstrates characteristics and qualities of a leader with strong career goals and growth aspirations.

About the Children’s Specialized Hospital:

Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and children can achieve more of their goals.

About RWJBarnabas Health:

RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital, a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers and four accountable care organizations.  RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s second largest private employer – with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns – and routinely captures national awards for its outstanding quality and safety.

As the largest integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health offers competitive compensation and a robust benefits package including health, life, disability and malpractice insurance, 401k/retirement, plus PTO and added time off for CME. 

To learn more about this and other opportunities throughout New Jersey and with RWJBarnabas Health, please contact Melissa Granet, Sourcing Specialist, Physician Recruiting: | (862) 373 5319. Thank you! 

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