Director of Rheumatology

Valley Health
Ridgewood, New Jersey
Oct 01, 2021
Oct 01, 2022
Full Time
Position Type
Valley Medical Group (VMG) is seeking a Director of Rheumatology to join its Rheumatology practice and participate in both outpatient and inpatient care areas at The Valley Hospital. The individual will be responsible for providing leadership to physicians and other clinical providers of VMG Rheumatology. In collaboration with the Chair of the Service Line, the Director will have primary responsibility for the delivery of clinical services, utilization, quality assurance, evidence based medicine initiatives, medical protocol development, and system based practice initiatives.

The schedule will consist of predominantly outpatient practice work with a rotating call schedule with other clinicians to cover the hospital. Ideal candidate will be someone who is hard working, flexible, team player with excellent communication, critical thinking, analytical, and relationship building skills who enjoys both academic and nonacademic, dynamic, community-based hospital and office setting. This is a great opportunity for a physician to gain valuable work experience while enjoying the support of colleagues in a well-established and respected practice. Candidates must have an MD or DO degree and be board-certified in Rheumatology. A valid New Jersey state license, DEA, and CDS is a must.

About The Valley Hospital and Valley Medical Group

The Valley Hospital and Valley Medical Group are part of Valley Health System, one of the largest and most honored healthcare providers in New Jersey.

The Valley Hospital has received Magnet designation for nursing excellence since 2003, has consistently been recognized for patient safety, and has been ranked among the World’s Best Hospitals by Newsweek. Located in Bergen County, New Jersey, The Valley Hospital is an acute-care, not-for-profit hospital with 431 licensed beds. A new Valley Hospital, currently under construction, is scheduled to open in Paramus, New Jersey, in 2023.

Valley Medical Group (VMG) is a multispecialty group practice comprised of physicians and advanced practice providers representing more than 50 medical and surgical specialties. VMG brings together experts in the fields of oncology, cardiology, obstetrics & gynecology, and various medical and surgical specialties. VMG providers also offer the full scope of primary care, including internal medicine, family medicine, and pediatrics. Prestigious alliances with Cleveland Clinic’s Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute and the Mount Sinai Health System mean our doctors are collaborating with the top physician leaders in medicine today.

VMG believes the relationships among its doctors and providers are central to success. Our interest in your personal and professional goals, combined with our network of resources, creates an environment of close collaboration that helps to ensure the finest patient outcomes. If you’re interested in a career in which your expertise and collaboration are paramount to the success of an organization, join us!

Valley is committed to maintaining a diverse work force, and to sustaining a respectful, equitable and inclusive environment for all.

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