Core Faculty Family Medicine Role in Central NJ

Central New Jersey
May 12, 2021
Family Medicine
Position Type

RWJBarnabas Health, the largest integrated healthcare system in New Jersey, is currently seeking a Family Medicine physician to serve as a core faculty member in the residency program at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset in Somerville, NJ. The position includes clinical supervision of residents within the full spectrum of Family Medicine including inpatient, outpatient, women’s health, obstetrics/women’s health sports med, geriatric, and sleep med. This is an ideal opportunity for physicians with a passion for academics and dedication to teaching. The family medicine residency program at Somerset Medical Center is fully accredited by the ACGME with 21 categorical residents in the program. Beyond clinical supervision and teaching, core faculty members are also encouraged to develop curriculum, lectures, and new programs.

As the largest integrated health care delivery system in New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health offers competitive compensation and a robust benefits package including health, life, disability and malpractice insurance, 401k/retirement, plus PTO and added time off for CME. Located in the very desirable Central New Jersey area, this position is near top-notch schools and beautiful suburban neighborhoods.

Located in the heart of the garden state, only a short drive from New York City, Philadelphia, and the famous jersey shore - possibility lies at every corner. New Jersey is home to award winning multicultural restaurants, great schools, and winning sports teams - making it very easy to call it home! 

New graduates as well as experienced physicians are encouraged to apply!


  • Applicants must be NJ licensed or eligible for licensure in NJ
  •  BC/BE in Family Medicine with a strong enthusiasm for teaching

To learn about this and other positions, please contact Johnny Batista, Physician Recruiter at RWJBarnabas Health directly via e-mail: or phone: 862- 210-0642 Thank you!

Additional Information:

About Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset:

Founded in 1899, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset provides comprehensive emergency, medical/surgical, and rehabilitative services to residents throughout central New Jersey. The hospital’s cardiology program is one of the most experienced in the state, with one of the highest volumes of cardiac procedures among hospitals without cardiac surgery.Its Steeplechase Cancer Center provides state‐of‐the‐art outpatient cancer care services, including radiation oncology, 3‐D mammography, infusion therapy, a lung cancer screening program, a smoking cessation program, nutritional counseling, complementary medicine services, and a boutique. The center is a clinical research affiliate of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.The Joint Surgery Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset provides an integrated approach to patient care, resulting in superior outcomes.The Edward and Anita Hogan Neuroscience Pavilion enhances care for patients who have had a stroke or other neurological disorders, such as Parkinson’s disease or seizure disorders. The pavilion features private patient rooms, a rehabilitation gym, and an interactive patient education network. RWJUH Somerset’s Eating Disorders Program provides specialized inpatient, outpatient, and partial hospitalization services. The hospital’s newly renovated maternity unit includes a Level II Intermediate Care Nursery staffed 24/7 by a board‐certified neonatologist and specially trained nurses.A teaching hospital affiliated with Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, the hospital maintains a family medicine residency program with 21 residents.The newly opened Center for Wound Healing offers hyperbaric oxygen therapy, for non‐healing wounds. The hospital also offers outpatient services at convenient locations in Central New Jersey, including the Sports Physical Therapy and Performance Center in Bridgewater; Sports Physical Therapy in Hillsborough, Princeton, and Flemington; and a comprehensive sleep center and laboratory services in Hillsborough.Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset is the first hospital in New Jersey to offer specialized primary care services for the LGBTQIA community at our PROUD Family Health at RWJ Somerset Family Practice. PROUD Family Health is committed to providing a safe and supportive environment where LGBTQIA patients can get the medical care they need at all stages of life, including hormone therapy and monitoring and health education and counseling. In addition, the hospital offers a monthly support group for family members of transgender individuals.A wide array of free or low‐cost health education programs, screenings, and support groups are also provided to the community.

About RWJBarnabas Health:

RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals – Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, Community Medical Center in Toms River, Jersey City Medical Center in Jersey City, Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus in Lakewood, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, RWJUH in New Brunswick and Somerville, RWJUH- Hamilton, RWJUH- Rahway and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston; three acute care children’s hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children’s Specialized Hospital), a freestanding 100-bed behavioral health center, ambulatory care centers, geriatric centers, the state’s largest behavioral health network, comprehensive home care and hospice programs, fitness and wellness centers, retail pharmacy services, a medical group, multi-site imaging centers, and four accountable care organizations. RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey’s second largest private employer – with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians, and 1,000 residents and interns – and routinely captures national awards for its outstanding quality and safety.

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