Gastroenterologist needed to join thriving multi-specialty group in Brooklyn Heights!

Job Description

The Mount Sinai Health System is currently seeking a full-time Gastroenterologist to join Mount Sinai Doctors Brooklyn Heights! The large multi-specialty practice is located at 300 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY 11201 serving a diverse community. The practice is in the heart of Brooklyn Heights, which is a short walk to DUMBO, downtown Brooklyn, Cobble Hill, and Carrol Gardens offering an endless array of restaurants, nightlife, and shopping. Brooklyn waterfront provides parks, ball fields, and playgrounds with possibly the greatest view in NYC. Additionally, there are premier school districts, public and private within walking distance of practice, as well as numerous cultural activities such as the Brooklyn Academy of Music and Mark Morris Dance Studio. Mount Sinai Doctors Brooklyn Heights offers comprehensive care where patients can see various specialties including cardiology, gastroenterology, pulmonary, endocrinology, pediatrics, Ob/Gyn, dermatology, urology, renal, all at the same site. Services offered include on site lab, radiology plus comprehensive Breast Cancer Screening (FNA), ultrasound, X-ray, CT scan, cardiac testing, and full PFT lab. The site has a comprehensive support team, including MAs and LPNs. 

The chosen candidates will have the opportunity to partner with world renowned, Icahn School of Medicine. Mount Sinai’s Department of Medicine is strongly committed to caring for the whole patient and places special emphasis on providing patient-centered care. The division embraces the mission of Icahn School of Medicine by pursuing an integrate approach to patient care, research, and education. We pursue all dimensions of these three components, considering them inseparable elements of the art and science of medicine. 
 
Position Description:
  • Full-time Gastroenterologist for Brooklyn Heights
  • Serve a diverse population and live in a highly desirable neighborhood with excellent school districts and numerous cultural activities
  • Provide medical care in high-functioning outpatient setting
  • University affiliated; community based practice
  • Collaborate with multi-specialty practice colleagues as an integral part of a world-class health system
  • Benefit from the educational, research, and clinical programs of a nationally ranked Medical School
  • Significant opportunities for leadership and career development
Ideal candidate:
 
     • 1-3 years Gastroenterology clinical experience in an outpatient setting
     • Demonstrates competency in diagnosis, and treatment to assure high                 standards of patient care and safety are maintained
     • Patient-centered approach toward a positive customer experience
     • Ability to treat adult and pediatric patient medical conditions
     • Excellent communication skills
     • Interest in Population Health Management

Position Qualifications:
  • Medical Degree from an Accredited University
  • New York Medical License
  • Board Eligible or Board Certified in Gastroenterology
  • Committed to Mount Sinai and the communities we serve
  • Excellent communication, bedside manner, and organizational skills
  • A strong work ethic and desire to participate in a team-oriented, performance-driven Health System
Responsibilities:

     • Detailed understanding of the intestines and gastrointestinal tract
     • Review patient’s history and perform physical examinations. Evaluates               diagnoses and provides appropriate treatment and patient care
     • Performs a wide range of non-invasive Gastroenterology procedures
     • Examines and treats disorders and diseases of the nutritional problems 
       and malabsorption, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) a host of other disease         conditions colon and bowel cancers, including pancreatitis and pancreatic           cancers
     • Recommends suitable management for the patient, including but not 
       limited to, preventive health recommendations and habits
     • Prescribes medications and formulate ongoing treatment and disease                 management plans
     • Provides relationship-centered care, taking into account the patient’s                   psychosocial and physical needs
     • Collects, records, and maintains patient information, such as medical                   histories, reports, and examination results. Complete and ensures 
       accuracy of patient medical records
     • Communicates effectively with the clinical team to ensure total delivery of           quality care
     • Participates in medical staff educational programs and meetings

About the Mount Sinai Health System:
The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City's largest integrated delivery system, encompassing eight hospitals, 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 Health System includes approximately 7,480 primary and specialty care physicians; 11 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 410 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. The Icahn School of Medicine is one of three medical schools that have earned distinction by multiple indicators: ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Medical Schools", aligned with a U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" Hospital, No. 12 in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding, and among the top 10 most innovative research institutions as ranked by the journal Nature in its Nature Innovation Index. This reflects a special level of excellence in education, clinical practice, and research. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 14 on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of top U.S. hospitals; it is one of the nation's top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology/Neurosurgery, and Orthopedics in the 2019-2020 "Best Hospitals" issue. Mount Sinai's Kravis Children's Hospital also is ranked nationally in five 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 and the South Nassau Communities Hospital is ranked 35th nationally for Urology. Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke's, Mount Sinai West, and Mount Sinai South Nassau 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:
Alex Cano
Executive Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System

alex.cano@mountsinai.org

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