Mount Sinai Careers

Faculty Intensivist Positions in the CT ICU and CV ICU at Mount Sinai Hospital

New York, New York

Job Description

We are seeking to recruit outstanding intensivists for the Cardiothoracic ICU & newly created Cardiovascular ICU at Mount Sinai Hospital.  Candidates are expected to be superb collaborators, dedicated to excellence in patient care, quality outcomes, and who have a passion aligned with our academic mission. 

This position will include an academic appointment in the Institute for Critical Care Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai as well as an academic appointment in the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery or Department of Cardiology depending on the applicants primary specialty.   Experience with critically ill cardiac and cardiothoracic patients is preferred. Candidates will be expected to be proficient with standard intensive care procedures (central lines, S-G catheter placement etc).

Candidates should be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Critical Care Medicine. Physicians who may wish to split their time between Critical Care and a primary specialty (e.g., Anesthesiology, Surgery, Medicine, and Emergency Medicine,) are encouraged to apply.
    The Cardiothoracic ICU and Cardiovascular ICU at Mount Sinai:
  • 24 bed CTICU & 14 bed CVICU (mixed cardiac surgery & cardiovascular patients)
  • 1800 cardiac surgery cases each year and growing
  • Routine & Complex Cardiac surgical cases
  • Heart transplants, LVAD, ECMO, TAH,
  • Transcatheter Valvular Procedures
  • 24/7 Attending coverage
  • Academic appointment at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Highly competitive compensation package
  • Outstanding collaborative and collegial work environment with a large intensive care group (12-15 cardiovascular intensivists)
  • Opportunities for academic involvement in research and teaching
  • Ideally located in the heart of New York City
  • Mount Sinai is ranked #8 in US News and World Report for Cardiology and Heart Surgery

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:

Alex Cano

Director Physician Recruitment

Mount Sinai Health System

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