Under direction, serves as a practitioner for medical services on
behalf of the CARES Institute, utilizing specialized knowledge,
skills, and competencies as a board certified / board eligible
Child Abuse Pediatrician or as a physician with significant
experience and expertise in child abuse pediatrics and the care of
children in foster care, providing patient management and care
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.
Other duties may be assigned.
Provide outpatient examinations and evaluations at the CARES
Institute facilities and inpatient assessment at affiliated
hospitals serving the needs of abused and neglected children.
Participate in county-based multidisciplinary case review
Participate in regional child death review team activities as
Provide professional training to members of child protective
services, law enforcement and the courts adhering to the guidelines
outlined by the CARES Institute.
Participate with on-call after hour’s coverage Monday through
Sunday. The extent of call will be dependent upon the number of
child abuse pediatricians to share this responsibility.
Responsibilities will include in person court testimony,
depositions, and hearings in criminal matters, family court, and
Actively participate in the education of medical students,
residents and fellows.
Ensure that services are provided in accordance with requirements
of the Medicare and Medicaid Programs and third-party payers.
Ensures medical dictations and reports are completed within the
Prepares and/or compiles data for various reports.
Pursue academic endeavors that will lead, over time, to
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Understands and adheres to Rowan University compliance standards as
they appear in the Corporate Compliance Policy, Code of Conduct and
Conflict of Interest Policy.
Keeps abreast of all federal, state and Rowan University
regulations, laws and policies as they presently exist and as they
change or are modified.
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an
individual must be able to perform each essential duty
satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of
the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Candidates must hold a D.O. or M.D. and be either AOA or ABMS Board
Certified in Pediatrics with specialty training or experience in
the area of Child Abuse / Foster Care. Must be able to acquire a NJ
medical license, DEA and CDS by time of hiring.
Advertised: Nov 4 2021 Eastern Daylight Time