The Department consists of over 40 full time and voluntary board-certified physicians providing care to the diverse community served by Mount Sinai West. As a member of the of the MSHS and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, we are able to offer the professional benefits of a major academic/research medical center. With over 6,000 deliveries per year, the Department supports 24 residents in a four year residency program and an active teaching program for third-year medical students from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. All OB/Gyn sub-specialties are represented in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Science.
We are seeking a Board Certified Laborist with at least 5 years experience to cover 14 night shifts per month. Laborists are members of the full-time faculty. Under the direction of the Medical Director of Labor and Delivery, the Laborist will provide in-house obstetrical physician coverage, and provide clinical supervision/oversight for the patients on the Labor floor. He/she will cover and supervise the care of private / faculty /resident and midwife patients, serve as the attending for residents and midwives (backup) as well as triage emergencies and supervise the care of unregistered patients. The candidate will be expected to directly work with residents and medical students in labor and delivery, the operating room and the inpatient wards for any admitted Obstetrical patients as the attending physician.
We are seeking Laborists who can provide consistent, compassionate, high-quality, safe and patient-centric care, personalized to each and every patient. The successful candidate will possess clinical abilities as demonstrated through training, education, certification and experience, strong interpersonal communication, leadership and organizational skills, embrace the teaching mission of Mount Sinai West and the MSHS and qualify for an academic appointment to the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. The candidate must have or be able to obtain a valid New York State Medical License.
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.
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Executive Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System