How to participate in the Network

To inquire about participating in the RWJ Partners network, please call 732-584-6285.

Participation Guidelines

To participate in the RWJ Partners network, a physician must be:

  • A member in good standing on the medical staff at one of the following: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton, PSE&G Children’s Specialized Hospital, or clinical faculty of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, or Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical Group.
  • Approved as a participating physician by the RWJP Board of Managers, which requires without limitation, that the physician:
    • Maintains an unrestricted medical license to practice in New Jersey;
    • Maintains the ability to lawfully prescribe medications;
    • Maintains professional liability insurance within the type and minimal coverage required by the Medical Staff at any of the aforementioned hospitals; and
    • Maintains unrestricted participation in the federally funded Medicare Program, if participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.
  • Meet the following additional participation requirements:
    • Agree and sign a RWJ Partners Provider Participation Agreement.
    • Agree to comply with Medicare Shared Savings Programs, guidelines, and quality reporting, if participating in the program.
    • Agree to comply with Commercial Program(s) guidelines and quality reporting, if participating in an applicable program.
    • Electronic claims submission capability and cooperation relative to providing claims information to RWJ Partners.
    • Current use of a previously implemented, or future (within 12 months) plans to install an electronic medical record (EMR), and willingness to share patient medical records with appropriate consents in place.