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Description of Position Offered

Position Neonatology Full-Time-Staff
Credentials MD, Neonatology BC
Starting Date 10/1/2018

Contact Information

Name Ameth Aguirre, MD
Title Director of Neonatology
Organization Jersey City Medical Center
City Jersey City
State NJ
EMAIL ameth.aguirre@shcr.com


Envision Physician Services is seeking a full-time, board eligible or board certified Neonatologist for our growing Level III NICU practice at Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, NJ. Our collegial team and dedicated Medical Director have worked to increase the services available to the most precious patients in the region with plans to add iNo and total body cooling therapies to the list in 2018. The hospital is a magnet designated nursing facility with hopes of receiving a Baby Friendly accreditation in the coming months.

Details about the opportunity/NICU are listed below:

Staffing Model: 4 Neonatologists provide in-house coverage 24/7

41-bed Level III NICU that serves as a Regional Perinatal Center (RPICC) with a focus on family-centered care and equipped with NicView cameras

2,200 deliveries per year with 400 NICU admissions

HFVO/Exclusive human milk diet for LBW infants (donor milk + Human milk-based fortifier)

Evidence-based medicine is a strong focus with monthly journal club meetings with physicians and nurses, participation in the Vermont Oxford Network, and opportunities to do clinical research

Neos are supported by excellent OB services, 98% of nurses holding BSN degree and 47% national certification, and ancillary support that includes a PhD Nurse Educator, NICU Nutritionist, Lactation consultants, RTs, Social Worker, PT/OT/ST, and a breastfeeding support group

Opportunity to teach 3rd and 4th year medical students rotating through the NICU and OB residents

With over 30 years of high-quality Womens & Childrens services and more than 100 service contracts, Envision Physician Services is a trusted strategic partner for established hospitals and health systems. Combining a national infrastructure with local support, our breadth and depth of clinical and operational resources allow our physicians to spend more time on what matters: delivering high-quality care. We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package effective on day one, and malpractice insurance with tail coverage.

Jersey City Medical Center is located on a 15-acre campus overlooking the New York Harbor and Liberty State Park. From some areas within the hospital, you can see the Statue of Liberty. The Campus presently includes two facilities, the Wilzig Hospital and the Provident Bank Ambulatory Center. The hospital serves as a regional referral teaching hospital and provides the highest level of care for women and infants, trauma, and cardiac patients. Jersey City Medical Center is a teaching affiliate and a member of Americas Essential Hospitals. JCMC is Hudsons largest provider of healthcare services with more than 18,000 admissions and over 100,000 emergency room visits every year. It serves as the Regional Trauma Center, Comprehensive Cardiac Center, State-Designated Stroke Center, Perinatal Intensive Care Center, Level III NICU, and Regional Orthopedic Institute.

Community Information

Located in Jersey City. Hospital overlooks statue of liberty and within a short train ride to Midtown Manhattan and very close to other great metropolitan cities


Envision Physician Services (www.envisionphysicianservices.com) is a multi-specialty physician group and healthcare management team that provides anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgical services, and womens and childrens health services to more than 780 facilities in 48 states. Envision Physician Services brings together EmCare and Sheridan Healthcare as one organization, allowing us to provide a greater scope of service than any other national physician group.

We invest in our 23,000 clinicians, providing them with the tools, resources and technologies they need to deliver high-quality patient care. This infrastructure includes quality and performance reporting, operational support, dedicated lean process improvement teams and risk management resources.

Envision Physician Services is built for your career wherever it takes you. Youll find an opportunity that fits your needs, schedule and goals at any stage of your career.

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