RWJBarnabas Health Seeking Hematologists/Oncologists for leadership and attending roles in Northern NJ

Jersey City Medical Center
Facility: Jersey City Medical Center 
Address: 355 Grand Street 
Jersey City, NJ 07302 
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Specialty: Hematology/Oncology 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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RWJBarnabas Health is seeking a hematologist/oncologist to join Jersey City Medial Center team as Chief of Medical Oncology within the Department of Medicine. This new full-time position will be charged with establishing a new hematology/oncology practice as part of our partnership with Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.   The role offers the potential for academic appointment with Rutgers and is well-supported by an array of specialists at Jersey City Medical Center.  As one of our teaching hospitals, Jersey City Medical Center provides opportunity for strong clinical collaboration as well as opportunities to mentor residents and medical students. We are seeking an exceptional clinical leader who excels in program development, relationship-building and possess the entrepreneurial skills needed to establish a new program.

We are also seeking an attending Hematologist/Oncologist to support the Northern region. This role also offers the potential for an academic appointment with Rutgers and is well-supported by an array of specialists at Jersey City Medical Center. 

The position offers generous compensation, health insurance, malpractice, and 401k with company match. Physicians interested in leadership opportunities are encouraged to apply. Located in the second largest city in New Jersey, this thriving area is full of urban destinations such as chic restaurants and waterfront piers. The practice is a short drive away from New York City, and is one of the most desirable areas to reside in New Jersey.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Board-certified in Hematology/Oncology, ideally with clinical expertise in solid organ tumors
  • Accomplished leadership and relationship-building skills, as well as oncology program expansion experience
  • Enthusiastic and passionate candidates who embody our company's core values

Please note that this is a unique position that combines the security of being part of the largest integrated healthcare system in New Jersey with opportunities for clinical research, and the competitive salary and flexibility desirable from a private practice setting.

For additional information or to apply, please contact Annelise Catanzaro, Director of Physician Recruitment at RWJBarnabas Health by phone (862) 217-1489 or email at


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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.

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 Jersey City Medical Center

The Jersey City Medical Center is located on a 15-acre campus overlooking the New York Harbor and Liberty State Park. 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. Inside our spacious facility, natural light bathes your room and the Statue of Liberty gleams outside your window. All around you the best and brightest medical professionals use the latest technologies to provide you state-of-the-art compassion.

There are currently 5,705 hospitals in the United States. Of this 401 (in all of the United States) currently have the Magnet Designation for Nursing Excellence. Jersey City Medical Center is the only one in all of Hudson, Union or Essex Counties. Only 251 have received 6 consecutive “A” national safety ratings from the Leapfrog Group.

Jersey City Medical Center is a teaching affiliate and a member of Americas Essential Hospitals.

Our History

Thousands of patients rely on us each year to treat them with expertise and compassion. It is our legacy and it is Jersey City Medical Center's continuing responsibility.  read more

Hospital Leadership

Led by Joe Scott, President and CEO, we strive to build on our legacy and make our hospital among the very best. The Hospital is governed by a Board of Trustees, whose current chair is Robert Margulies, Esq. read more

Mission & Vision

Our mission is to improve the health of area residents through health care programs and services and to offer them with compassion and dignity. read more

Awards & Accreditations

We have received various awards and distinctions, including accreditation by the Joint Commission and rave reviews from patients and their families. read more

Quality Care

We stand as Hudson County’s largest provider of healthcare services with more than 18,000 admissions and over 80,000 emergency room visits each year.

Contact Information
Contact: Annelise Catanzaro 
Phone: 973-322-4364
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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