Medical Director, Neuropsychology - Atlantic Health Careers
Atlantic Health System
Location: Morristown, New Jersey
Internal Number: 15777553
Atlantic Health System, headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey is a leading non a profit healthcare delivery system in New Jersey. The New Jersey network includes Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center in Newton, Chilton Medical Center in Pompton Plains, Hackettstown Medical Center in Hackettstown, Goryeb Childrenas Hospital in Morristown and Atlantic Rehabilitation and Atlantic Home Care and Hospice.
The Neuropsychology Medical Director responsibilities include all Clinical Neuropsychological responsibilities of assessing, evaluating, diagnosing, and treating brain-based disorders, exploring different treatments and their effectiveness on diminishing brain functionality, and researching to advance our understanding of brain-based conditions that impact cognitive, emotional, and behavioral functioning, (as listed below). In addition to clinical responsibilities, the Medical Director will develop the Division of Neuropsychology within the Neuroscience Service line. The Medical Director will act as the Program Champion and partner with neurologists and neurosurgeons to develop and implement policies/protocols for testing in the perioperative setting; Craniotomy (brain tumor cases), Epilepsy and Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS). This position will work on optimizing workflows and identifying resource needs throughout the system.
Doctoral degree in clinical psychology with a neuropsychology concentration and fellowship training in neuropsychology
Licenses and Certifications:
Licensure (or license-eligible) for practice of Psychology in the State of NJ
Board Certification (or board-eligible) in Clinical Neuropsychology preferred
7+ years of practice in neuropsychology required
leadership experience preferred
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortuneas aTop 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work Fora list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.