Atlantic Health System is seeking an experienced physician to lead as Associate CMO at Morristown Medical Center

New Jersey (NJ)
Dec 16, 2021
Jan 16, 2022
Hospital Medicine
Position Type

Atlantic Health System is seeking an experienced physician to lead as Associate CMO at Morristown Medical Center

Atlantic Health System (AHS) is seeking an experienced physician to lead as Associate Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ. This new role will serve as the Chief Medical Officer’s deputy and will represent the CMO office in a range of leadership committees, projects, and operational meetings. Additionally, the Associate CMO will be responsible for supporting Patient Safety and Quality, Risk Event Reviews, as well as Utilization Review and the Physician Advisor Program. The role includes an expectation to remain clinical active (60%) and maintain a high level of clinical credibility with the hospital.


• Strong clinical leader with experience driving improvements in quality and safety

• Significant clinical experience specifically with inpatient care; ideal specialties include Hospitalist Medicine, Anesthesia, Critical Care, Surgery, Psychiatry, Ob/Gyn, Emergency Medicine

• Track record of physician leadership with progressive leadership experience – ideally as Division Chief or Vice Chair of Department

• Experience within an academic setting is desirable

• Comfort level managing a combination of employed and voluntary staff

• MD or equivalent degree

• Board certification in his/her specialty area

• Business degree or equivalent experience preferred

• All candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of New Jersey

To apply or inquire, please send CV to Annelise Catanzaro, Director, Physician Recruitment and Onboarding - [email protected]

Morristown Medical Center

Morristown Medical Center, located in Morristown, NJ, is a nationally-ranked regional medical center and a recognized leader in cardiovascular medicine, orthopedics and nursing. The hospital was named as one America's 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades in 2016 and 2017, and was recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top hospital nationwide for cardiology and orthopedics. Morristown Medical Center also ranked as a “Best Regional Hospital” for gastroenterology & GI surgery, geriatrics, nephrology, neurology & neurosurgery, and pulmonology. Morristown Medical Center’s Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute performs more cardiac surgeries than any other hospital in New Jersey, placing its cardiac program in the top two percent in the country. The Atlantic Orthopedic Institute at Morristown Medical Center does the highest volume of joint and spine surgeries in New Jersey. In 2014, the hospital was re-designated a Magnet Hospital for Excellence in Nursing Service, the highest level of recognition by American Nurses Credentialing Center for facilities that provide acute care services, a distinction awarded to less than five percent of U.S. hospitals. Morristown Medical Center is certified as a Level I Regional Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons, and designated a Level II Trauma Center by the state of New Jersey. Morristown Medical Center is part of Atlantic Health System, one of the largest non-profit health care delivery systems in New Jersey.

About Atlantic Health System

Atlantic Health System, headquartered in Morristown, N.J., is an integrated health care delivery system powered by a workforce of 16,000 team members dedicated to building healthier communities. The system is comprised of 350 sites of care, including six hospitals: Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center, Hackettstown Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital. Atlantic Health System also supports communities through Atlantic Medical Group, Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute, Atlantic Home Care and Hospice, and its subsidiary, Atlantic Ambulance Corporation. Atlantic Health System sponsors the Atlantic Accountable Care Organization, one of the larger ACOs in the nation, and Optimus Healthcare Partners. .

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