Chief, Cancersurvivorship Program

Location
Livingston, New Jersey
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
Sep 10, 2020
Closes
Oct 31, 2020
Hours
Full Time

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ) and
Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC)
are seeking a Chief to Lead the Cancer Survivorship Program in NJ

 

RWJBarnabas Health is seeking a board-certified Medical Oncologist, Radiation Oncologist, or Surgical Oncologist to join our team with equal time designated to two campuses: Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) in Livingston, NJ and the NCI-Designated Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ) in New Brunswick, NJ. This new full-time position will be charged with establishing and leading a new survivorship program for patients in both regions. This new and unique role also offers opportunity for academic research and clinical trials at our New Brunswick campus, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH), the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.

The physician-led survivorship team would include two Nurse Practitioners as well as Social Workers to manage responsibility for cancer patients’ post-treatment surveillance and unique challenges. This program will distinguish cancer care at SBMC and RCINJ by offering patients an even higher level of care post treatment.

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Jersey’s only National Cancer Institute (NCI), is a designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. Additionally, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (597 bed facility), provides opportunity for strong clinical collaboration as well as opportunities to mentor residents and medical students.

Ideal candidates will be ABIM board-certified in addition to being fellowship trained and board certified in Oncology. Based in Livingston, NJ and New Brunswick, NJ, this location is in close proximity to the famous Jersey Shore and also to NYC and offers excellent compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.

To learn more about this position and other opportunities throughout New Jersey and with RWJBarnabas Health, please contact Johnny Batista, Physician Recruiter at RWJBarnabas Health directly via e-mail: Johnny.Batista@rwjbh.org or phone: 862-210-0642. Thank you!

About Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
 

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey is a team of internationally recognized physicians and researchers driven by a singular focus and mission – TO CONQUER CANCER.  As New Jersey’s only National Cancer Institute (NCI) – designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey’s team of internationally recognized physicians and researchers is driven by a singular focus and mission, to help individuals fight cancer. Through the transformation of laboratory discoveries into clinical practice, we target cancer with precision medicine, immunotherapy and clinical trials and provide the most advanced, comprehensive, and compassionate world-class cancer care to adults and children. This mission is being accomplished in partnership with RWJBarnabas Health. Rutgers Cancer Institute physicians and scientists work side by side to make sure the most sophisticated treatments are delivered to our patients quickly and safely - the future of cancer treatments today.

About Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick
 

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is a 600-bed academic medical center whose Centers of Excellence include cardiovascular care from minimally invasive heart surgery to transplantation, cancer care, stroke care, neuroscience, orthopedics, and women’s and children’s care, including The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH).

As the flagship cancer hospital of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, RWJUH New Brunswick is an innovative leader in advancing state-of-the-art care. Featuring a Level 1 Trauma Center and the first Pediatric Trauma Center in the state, RWJUH’s New Brunswick campus serves as a national resource in its ground-breaking approaches to emergency preparedness.

About Saint Barnabas Medical Center
 

Since 1865, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, New Jersey’s oldest and nonprofit, nonsectarian hospital, has worked to exceed our community’s highest expectations for compassionate, comprehensive health care. The institution traditionally treats more than 35,000 inpatients and over 87,000 Emergency Department patients each year. The Medical Center and the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center provide treatment and services for more than 300,000 outpatient visits annually.  Saint Barnabas Medical Center has long been recognized as a leader in providing the highest level of patient care-delivering nearly 5,800 babies annually, caring for more newly diagnosed cancer patients, creating breakthroughs in the field of infertility, and providing more than 100 medical and surgical specialty and subspecialty services.

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 – Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH in New Brunswick and Somerville, RWJUH- Hamilton, RWJUH- Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children’s Specialized 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.

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