Neurocritical Care Physician - Manhattan, NY

Job Description

The Mount Sinai Health System is recruiting for four dynamic, collaborative clinician-researchers and clinician-educators to join our current team of seven Neurointensivists. The Neurocritical Care (NCC) division fully staffs and runs two Neurosciences ICUs (NSICUs): a completely new construction state of the art 18 bed unit occupying an entire floor in The Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH) and a very modern 14 bed NSICU at Mount Sinai West (MSW). In addition, we oversee Neurocritical care across our entire health system. We have integrated central nervous system disease-specific centers at each hospital for SAH, ICH, Emergent large vessel occlusion, epilepsy, movement disorders, malignant and benign skull base tumors, pediatric neurosurgery, trauma and others. Our Neurocritical care division has developed an innovative new program-NeuroEmergencies Management and Transfers (NEMAT) and Telehealth initiatives to ensure that time-dependent treatments are projected to sites where patients arrive, resource-intensive treatments are focused in centers of excellence. Educational and research conferences are fully integrated between campuses. This is a transformational opportunity for highly motivated junior faculty as well as accomplished faculty. Leadership opportunities are available for programs in intra-operative electrophysiological monitoring, neurocritical care hospitalist services, clinical research and education. Each faculty member receives dedicated mentorship for career and research development from senior faculty members within the Departments of Neurosurgery, Neurology and the Institute for Critical Care Medicine (ICCM).

Mount Sinai is the number one institution in the United States in NIH funding for Neurosciences. Our neurosurgical clinical research coordinator team of over 25 full-time personnel supports one of the most productive clinical research efforts in the country. All new faculty are supported to participate in and contribute to these efforts.

Position Qualifications:
Medical Degree from an Accredited University
New York Medical License
Board Eligible or Board Certified in Neurology
Fellowship training in Neurocritical Care
Committed to Mount Sinai and the communities we serve
Excellent communication, bedside manner, and organizational skills
Ability to work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary setting
A strong work ethic and desire to participate in a team-oriented, performance-driven Health System

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 comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.


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Alex Cano

Executive Director Physician Recruitment


Mount Sinai Health System

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