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General Pulmonologist Opportunity - Manahawkin, NJ, USA

Job Description

General Pulmonologist Opportunity, Manahawkin NJ

Hackensack Meridian Health is seeking to recruit a full-time, BC/BE pulmonologist to join the growing team at Southern Ocean Medical Center. This is an excellent opportunity to join a collaborative team of dedicated professionals who are committed to delivering exceptional care.

Opportunity Highlights 

  • Join a collaborative network of experienced physicians and support staff with a dynamic culture. The practice includes seven physicians as well as nurse practitioner support. 
  • Eligibility for faculty appointment to the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine.
  • Highly competitive compensation package, including a robust benefits package.
  • Opportunity to provide consultative and follow-up care to patients in a 12-bed closed ICU.
  • Shared on-call responsibilities among a team of seven physicians.
  • Inpatient and outpatient opportunity with Southern Ocean Medical Center as the inpatient facility, rotational coverage at other hospitals on weekends and an outpatient office in Forked River, NJ.
  • The outpatient offices have comprehensive pulmonary function testing.
  • The Sleep Lab at Southern Ocean University Medical Center offers advanced diagnostic tools to enhance the treatment of sleep disorders.

Requirements Include

  • M.D./D.O. degree from a recognized Medical or Osteopathic School
  • The ideal candidate will have Board Certification or Board Eligibility in pulmonary and critical care. Sleep medicine BC/BE optional. 
  • New Jersey Medical License
  • New graduates are welcome to apply! 

About Southern Ocean Medical Center

Southern Ocean Medical Center is a 176-bed center for medical excellence, featuring 230 physicians representing over 40 specialties, and over 1,200 skilled healthcare professionals.

Southern Ocean Medical Center, in recent years, has twice earned state-wide distinction from the New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) for comprehensive wellness programs.  In addition, Southern Ocean Medical Center has partnered with NJHA and a select group of New Jersey hospitals by participating in the ICU Collaborative; an ambitious effort to improve the quality of care for the Medical Center's sickest patients.

Southern Ocean Medical Center is at the center of a thriving seashore community, where the year-round population continues to grow at a breath-taking pace; and during the summer months, visitors to the area number in the tens of thousands.

About Hackensack Meridian Health

Hackensack Meridian  Health  is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the largest, most comprehensive and truly integrated health care network in New Jersey, offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research and life-enhancing care. Hackensack Meridian  Health  comprises 17 hospitals from Bergen to Ocean counties, which includes:

  • Four academic medical centers  - Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, JFK Medical Center in Edison, Ocean University Medical Center in Brick
  • Two childrens hospitals  - Joseph M. Sanzari Childrens Hospital in Hackensack, K. Hovnanian Childrens Hospital in Neptune
  • Nine community hospitals  - Bayshore Medical Center in Holmdel, Mountainside Medical Center in Montclair, Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, Pascack Valley Medical Center in Westwood, Old Bridge Medical Center, Raritan Bay Medical Center, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, and Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin
  • A behavioral health hospital  - Carrier Clinic in Belle Mead
  • Two rehabilitation hospitals  - JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute in Edison and Shore Rehabilitation Institute in Brick

Additionally, the network has more than 500 patient care locations throughout the state which include ambulatory care centers, surgery centers, home health services, long-term care and assisted living communities, ambulance services, lifesaving air medical transportation, fitness and wellness centers, rehabilitation centers, urgent care centers and physician practice locations. Hackensack Meridian  Health  has more than 36,000 team members, and over 7,000 physicians and is a distinguished leader in health care philanthropy, committed to the health and well-being of the communities it serves.

The Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine opened in 2018, the first private medical school in New Jersey in more than 50 years where it welcomed its third class of students in 2020 to its campus in Nutley and Clifton.

Additionally, the network partnered with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center to find more cures for cancer faster while ensuring that patients have access to the highest quality, most individualized cancer care when and where they need it.

Hackensack Meridian  Health  is a member of AllSpire Health Partners, an interstate consortium of leading health systems, to focus on the sharing of best practices in clinical care and achieving efficiencies.

About Our Area

Ocean County is located in the Atlantic Coastal Plain in central New Jersey. The County is the second largest in the State in terms of size and one of four New Jersey counties which border the Atlantic Ocean.   

The County is in close proximity to  New York City approximately 60 miles to the north and Philadelphia roughly 50 miles to the west. In addition, Atlantic City is located approximately 20 miles south of Manahawkin.  


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Employer: Hackensack Meridian Health
Location: Manahawkin, NJ, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pulmonology
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