Chief Medical Officer

Atlantic Health System | Morristown, New Jersey 07962

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: April 07, 2021
Opportunity Code: 27562


Exceptional opportunity to advance clinical integration at a leading integrated health system.


Atlantic Health in has partnered with AMN Leadership Solutions to conduct a national search for a Regional Chief Medical Officer for two hospitals in its Western Region – Newton Medical Center and Hackettstown Medical Center. This is an exceptional opportunity to lead Medical Staffs and advance clinical integration between the two hospitals and Atlantic Health, one of New Jersey’s leading and largest integrated health systems.


Atlantic Health, a $2.6B, 7-hospital integrated network has been recognized on 2020-2021 US News and World Report, and Newsweek, and voted among the Top 100 Places to Work by Forbes. 

Newton Medical Center joined Atlantic Health in 2010 and is a 148-bed, acute care hospital providing a full scope of services including emergency care, medical-surgical care, critical care, obstetrics, and behavioral health. In recent years, the hospital has received repeated 5-star ratings from Healthgrades. NMC received an “A” hospital safety grade from Leapfrog in Spring 2020, and achieved full re-accreditation by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization in 2020. Newton Medical Center also recently achieved the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Pathway to Excellence designation, and in partnership with Hackettstown Medical Center is pursuing Magnet designation, with anticipated application in Summer of 2022. 

Hackettstown Medical Center joined Atlantic Health System in 2016. HMC is a 111-bed acute care hospital providing a wide variety of high-quality outpatient and inpatient services including care for all types of illnesses and injuries in a newly renovated and enhanced Emergency Department. HMC maintains designation as a Primary Stroke Center by both the Joint Commission and the New Jersey Department of Health & Senior Services and is the recipient of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®– Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus.


  • Must be an M.D. or D.O., Board Certified in his or her specialty. Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of New Jersey and eligible for appointment to the medical staff at Newton and Hackettstown Medical Centers.
  • Seven or more years of recent experience in clinical practice, and five or more years of experience in a medical leadership role within a community hospital/health system environment.  Prior career experience within a large, multi-entity health system is preferred.
  • Experience utilizing EPIC clinical information system/electronic health record is preferred.

This search is being led by the Executive and Physician Leadership Search Group of AMN Leadership Solutions, a division of AMN Healthcare. AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in total talent solutions for healthcare organizations across the nation.

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