Section Chief, Pulmonary Medicine

Hackensack Meridian Health
Hackensack, New Jersey
Jun 08, 2021
Jun 08, 2022
Pulmonary Disease
Full Time
Position Type

Section Chief, Pulmonary Medicine


Hackensack Meridian Health

Hackensack, New Jersey

The Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack University Medical Center is seeking a Section Chief for Pulmonary Medicine within the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. The Pulmonary Section Chief will be expected to lead and expand the breadth of pulmonary clinical, educational and research activities in a manner that contributes to the successful mission of the Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack University Medical Center and the Hackensack Meridian Health System, and the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. This position reports to the Division Director and to the Chair of the Department of Medicine.

The successful candidate will oversee all professional activities for the pulmonary section and provide physician leadership for clinical, administrative and academic activities, including recruitment, privileging and credentialing.

The Chief will be expected to expand specialized pulmonary programs, provide clinical and administrative leadership, oversee quality in pulmonary medicine, participate in fellowship training and residency education, support and expand investigational efforts, as well as provide clinical service. The Chief will also assume the roles of Medical Director for the Pulmonary Laboratory as well as the Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program and Respiratory Therapy programs.

In addition to our collegial work environment, we offer a highly competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits.

Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC)

Hackensack University Medical Center, a 775-bed nonprofit teaching and research hospital located in Bergen County, NJ, and is the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in New Jersey. HUMC is listed as the number two hospital in New Jersey in U.S. News & World Report s Best Hospital rankings. HUMC was the first hospital in New Jersey and second in the nation to become a Magnet recognized hospital for nursing excellence.

Hackensack Meridian Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

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