We are seeking an Adolescent Medicine Physician to join our team of experts- (Part Time role) The physician will join a team of 3 highly trained adolescent medicine specialist practicing the full spectrum of adolescent medicine including gynecological care and reproductive health, sexually transmitted infections, substance abuse, school issues and other behavioral health disorders. The program has a busy, well developed multidisciplinary eating disorders program and applicants must have an interest and training in the clinical -medical aspects of eating disorders and opportunities for research.
Participate in teaching of house officers and medical students working in adolescent medicine.
Practice adolescent medicine, providing care to adolescents and young adults. This shall include, but not be limited to, the provision of general health care maintenance, gynecological care and family planning services as well as the evaluation and treatment of eating disorders, sexually transmitted infections, substance abuse, school issues and other behavioral health disorders.
Provide clinical care as a key member of the Pediatric Eating Disorders Program working in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team.
Provide direct patient care services at Morristown and Overlook Medical Centers as well as at any satellite practice locations as required.
Participate in the on-call rotation system with the other adolescent medicine physicians.
Participate in clinical coverage of other sites such as juvenile detention center, youth shelter, college health on a temporary basis when other adolescent medicine physicians are unavailable.
Provide timely communication to primary care/referring physicians.
Administrative Responsibilities :
Comply with billing, coding and documentation.
Market the practice through direct physician to physician communication, community education, community service or other appropriate channels.
Participate in fundraising and awareness campaigns organized by the Foundations at MMC and OMC.
Maintain and implement standards for health promotion and health maintenance.
Provide open and timely communication with patients, families and guardians.
Ensure that appearance and personal conduct are professional at all times.
Accept and care for indigent and clinic patients in a manner consistent with compassionate and ethical patient care.
Accept all managed care plans accepted by Atlantic Health hospitals.
Demonstrate knowledge of current coding guidelines and requirements and maintain an error rate within Atlantic Health guidelines (currently 5% or less).
Complete required reporting (including Medicare Cost reporting) in a timely manner.
If conducting hospital rounds, ensure accurate and timely billing for hospital services.
Submit all bills for outpatient and inpatient work in a timely manner to the AMG billing department.
Use and endorse the use of all of AMGs and the Hospitals automated systems, as appropriate, including the Epic electronic medical record.
Participate in lectures at pediatric grand rounds, community education and scientific programs as may be delegated or assigned to the Physician by the Chair of Pediatrics or AMG leadership.
The position will report to Chair of Pediatrics, Morristown and Overlook Medical Centers,Chief of Adolescent Medicine,Chief Medical Officer, Atlantic Medical Group (AMG), or his designee
Board certification (or board eligible) in Pediatrics
Board certification/eligibility in Adolescent Medicine preferred
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 13th year in a row to Fortunes Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.
Internal Number: 12230209
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We strive for excellence with our patients and each other. We are Atlantic Health System. Atlantic Health System is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in New Jersey, providing a wide array of health care services to the residents of Northern and Central regions of the state as well as Pike County, PA, and southern Orange County, NY. Through our vision, we empower our communities to be the healthiest in the nation.
We are comprised of Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital – all of which are accredited by The Joint Commission and members of AllSpire Health Partners.
Specialty service areas include advanced cardiovascular care, pediatric medical and surgical specialties, neurology, orthopedics and sp...orts medicine. Each of these programs has earned top ratings and recognitions in their respective fields.
Atlantic Health System is an affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and is the official health care partner of the New York Jets and an official health care provider of the New Jersey Devils.
The system has been chosen for the past six consecutive years by FORTUNE® as one of the magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®.” Our organization has also been recognized six times by AARP as one of the “Best Employers for Workers over 50” and was named for a fifth consecutive year as one of Health Care’s Most Wired organizations in the July 2014 issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, the journal of the American Hospital Association.