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The Pediatric Emergency Department at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood , New Jersey is seeking an associate to join its emergency medicine group, Valley Emergency Room Associates.  Per diem and full time positions are available.

The Valley Hospital is a fully accredited, acute care, 451-bed, not-for-profit hospital serving more than 440,000 people in 32 towns in Bergen County and adjoining communities. The Center includes a 15-bed, level III NICU, a 14-bed Pediatric Unit, and 4-bedPediatric Intensive Care Unit. Pediatric medical staff support includes neonatal, hospitalist, and critical care services. Extensive pediatric subspecialty services are available for consultation.

The Pediatric Emergency Department (PED) has seen consistent increases in patient volumes since opening 6 years ago. Currently, the PED sees approximately 18,000 visits per year, with 24 hours of daily coverage by pediatric emergency physicians. Double coverage is also provided for busier times during the weekend.

This opportunity places strong emphasis on clinical service and program development.
Responsibilities include clinical coverage of the PED and participation in its growth and performance improvement activities. 

Ridgewood is situated in the heart of Bergen County , New Jersey . It is a wonderful, suburban area, ideal for family living, in close proximity to the cultural and metropolitan centers offered in New York City . 

The opportunity offers flexible scheduling, a very competitive compensation package with competitive salary and benefits, including malpractice insurance. Candidates must be BC/BE in pediatric emergency medicine, or have combined pediatric and emergency medicine certification. Candidates who are BC in general pediatrics, but have extensive ED experience, will be considered on a case by case basis. 

For further information, please submit inquiries regarding this opportunity along 
with your CV to:

Heidi Goldbergc/o Valley Emergency Room Associates61 N. Maple AvenueRidgewood, NJ 07450tel: 201-444-2019fax: [log in to unmask] 

For more information, send mail to [log in to unmask] with the message: info PED-EM-L
The URL for the PED-EM-L Web Page is:
                 http://listserv.brown.edu/ped-em-l.html