Long-term Care Physician needed for Mount Sinai patients residing at The New Jewish Home on the Upper West Side! Come explore this unique opportunity to practice internal medicine in a close collegial setting with a flexible and supportive work environment and connection to a major academic medical center!
The Division of Hospital Medicine (DHM) of the Mount Sinai Health System, NY, is recruiting a full-time Long-term Care Physician to care for patients residing at The New Jewish Home on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. This is a unique opportunity to be part of the Mount Sinai Department of Medicine, Hospitalist Division, and be primarily based at The New Jewish Home. The New Jewish Home is a 514-bed facility combing sub-acute rehabilitation and long-term care. The physician will follow a panel of patients residing in the home. Each patient also has a nurse practitioner who will work with the physician. Opportunities exist to collaborate with hospitalists across the Mount Sinai system on quality improvement and scholarly projects, to work with Geriatric fellows, and on medical education initiatives. Night and week-end coverage is available.
A medical degree with training in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine is required. Additional certification in Geriatrics and/or Palliative Medicine is not required but is preferred.
About Mount Sinai:
The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City’s largest integrated delivery system encompassing seven hospital campuses, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai’s vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation. The System includes approximately 7,100 primary and specialty care physicians; 10 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 140 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. Physicians are affiliated with the renowned Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, which is ranked among the highest in the nation in National Institutes of Health funding per investigator. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked as one of the nation’s top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Neurology/Neurosurgery, and is in the top 50 in four other specialties in the 2017-2018 “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report. Mount Sinai’s Kravis Children’s Hospital also is ranked in seven out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 12th nationally for Ophthalmology, while Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai West are ranked regionally.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:
Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System