The Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack University Medical Center is seeking a medical director/clinician to establish the Health Care Center serving the LGBTQ community. This center will provide culturally sensitive primary care with support services targeting the needs of the LGBTQ community in Northern New Jersey.
Hackensack University Medical Center is uniquely suited to provide such a program having earned the coveted status of "Leader in Healthcare Equality" since 2015, based upon the Human Rights Campaign's Healthcare Equality Index, a national benchmarking tool which evaluates healthcare facilities for the equity and inclusion of LGBTQ patients, Visitors and employees.
The center will provide comprehensive and compassionate care, readily accessible and rooted in equality, respect and understanding, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Consultative medical and surgical specialties are available to support this program.
We aim to eradicate long-standing health disparities while furthering the care, research, educational and service goals of the Hackensack Meridian Health Network.
The successful candidate will have graduated from an approved medical school, BC/BE in either Internal Medicine or family practice and the ability to obtain professional licensure in the State of New Jersey.
Additional Salary Information: Call 732-890-9339 for immediate consideration
Internal Number: HUMC/LGBTQ
About Hackensack Meridian Health
We have embarked on a journey to create one integrated network that has changed how health care is delivered in New Jersey. We are confident that Hackensack Meridian Health is poised to better meet the needs of our communities, benefiting both patients and the physicians who care for them.The new normal for health care delivery has clearly been established: We need to dramatically improve preventative care, get significantly better at caring for patients with chronic conditions, and learn to stay financially viable in a value-based environment.We believe Hackensack Meridian Health will achieve all of this through our streamlined, expanded network of clinically excellent care. Our combined organization will have 17 hospitals and more than 500 ambulatory care centers, fitness and wellness centers, home health services, rehab centers, and skilled nursing centers spanning from Bergen to Atlantic counties.We are excited to offer better care to more residents throughout New Jersey, and will use our collective strengths to ensure a health network dedicated to family and patient-centered care, world-class education, and tomorrow’s research. This is a very exciting time for our hospitals, our team members, and especially our patients.