Medical Director of Urgent Care, AtlantiCare Health System, New Jersey

Southeastern New Jersey
Oct 14, 2016
Urgent Care
Position Type

Medical Director of Urgent Care— AtlantiCare Health System, New Jersey

AtlantiCare Physician Group (APG) the employed physician network of AtlantiCare, is seeking a highly experienced and dynamic physician to serve as the Medical Director of Urgent Care.

AtlantiCare is a Baldrige Award-winning healthcare organization and the largest provider of Urgent Care services in New Jersey.

As Medical Director of Urgent Care, you will oversee AtlantiCare’s 10 Urgent Care centers – with 5 additional expansion sites underway, 30 physicians, 8 advanced practice providers, and full support staff.

In your role, you will oversee the transformation of our urgent care practices to achieve UCAOA Certification. You will also maintain a positive group culture, develop and implement quality improvement plans, population health initiatives, best practice protocols and clinical pathways, and establish specific quality measures for regional physician leaders and practicing physicians. You will convene and preside over monthly staff meetings. Additionally, you will meet as necessary with APG’s Leadership Team, Board of Directors and other medical directors.

Your duties will include participation in recruitment and retention initiatives, operating and capital budgets and reports, annual performance evaluations of regional leaders and the coordination of AtlantiCare Urgent Care center expansion and improvement projects as well as site marketing, and much more. All with an eye toward meeting the growth, financial performance and customer service goals of the APG Urgent Care group.

Do you have strong leadership skills as a Family or Emergency Medicine physician? Do you aspire to drive improvement in health care? Come join the region’s healthcare leader — an organization known for medical innovation and performance excellence. You’ll have it all, here in beautiful southeastern New Jersey, with its pristine beaches, welcoming neighborhoods, and abundance of history, culture, arts, entertainment, and recreation. Join AtlantiCare. And make a contribution that could change healthcare.

Inspire. Dream. Achieve.

To learn more about this opportunity, please visit

Or, to apply for this position, e-mail your CV and letter of interest to Frank Gallagher, Director, Provider Recruitment, at, or call: 609-441-8960.