Positions Held by Dr. Rajesh Patel
Medical Director - Haven Hospice
One of the greatest challenges and greatest gifts of providing primary care services is the rather neverending diverse situations encountered. We help navigate our patients through all aspects of their medical care and life as a whole. Being able to do this in a way that honor's their wishes and ultimate goals of care is one of the most rewarding aspects of Family Practice.
Dr. Patel is honored to be the Medical Director of Haven Hospice, covering the Central Jersey Region of Hackensack Meridian Health. This includes JFK Medical Center in Edison, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge, as well as the surrounding communities.
On Site Physician - Meadowlands Sports Complex
Specializing in Family Practice and Hospice allows Dr. Patel to be involved with all aspects of his patient's care. A diverse history of experience and training allows him to be ready for the everchanging needs of his patients and of the ever changing times. Some of the most challenging experiences, and invaluable lessons, were found in his position as an on site Physician at the Meadowlands Sports Complex. This includes MetLife Stadium and Meadowlands Racetrack (formerly had included Izod Center and Giants Stadium as well). He continues to serve as an on site physician for all staff and patrons during events which accomodate over 80,000 patrons. Starting in 2007, he has learned to manage the health and safety needs of large groups in less than ideal conditions and locations. Events have included: NFL Football Games for the New York Giants and New York Jets and including Super Bowl XLVIII; Rave Music Festival - "Electric Daisy Carnival"; NBA Basketball Games; Disney on Ice; Ringling Brothers Circus; Wrestlemania XXIX and XXXV; World Cup Soccer; Rutgers Football; and countless concerts (Taylor Swift; Ed Sheeran; Jay Z; Beyonce; Bruce Springsteen; Bon Jovi; Pink; Coldplay; Dave Mathews Band; etc.
JFK ACO - Board of Directors
As healthcare continues to rapidly evolve, Dr. Patel prides himself on staying on the leading edge of transformation. Dr. Patel is honored to serve on the Board of Directors and on the Finance Committee of JFK ACO. This program is a collaborative effort between JFK Hospital and over 150 physicians to manage to care of over 20,000 patients within our community. The goals of these efforts are to improve overall efficiency and quality of care while maintaining impeccable patient satisfaction.
Medical Director - V Care - Adult Day Care
121 W. Ethel Road
Piscataway Twp, NJ 08854
Yogesh: (908) 812-5079
Nalin: (732) 850-1689
Past - Medical Director - AristaCare @ Norwood Terrace
2013 - 2018
Past - Medical Director - Gentiva Hospice
2014 - 2018