Mount Sinai Careers

Outpatient Psychiatrist for the new Ambulatory Pavillion at Mount Sinai Queens

Queens, New York
Physician


Job Description

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s Department of Psychiatry is a vibrant community of clinicians, researchers, educators, and trainees committed to advancing the understanding and treatment of mental disorders. With 125 full-time, and over 400 voluntary and part-time faculty, our Department serves patients of all ages and socio-economic backgrounds across a variety of inpatient/outpatient settings. We are ranked #6 nationally in NIH funding, and listed as one of the top regional hospital departments by U.S. News & World Report.   

Mount Sinai Queens (MSQ) is a 235-licensed bed hospital located in Astoria.  MSQ recently opened a six-story Ambulatory Care Pavilion that includes a greatly expanded emergency department and office space for Mount Sinai Doctors, a new multispecialty practice located on the 4th and 5th floors.  Together with the Family Health Associates clinic, Mount Sinai Doctors provides access to both primary care and medical and surgical subspecialty care for the Western Queens community. 
 
As part of this effort to increase services at its Queens campus, the Mount Sinai Health System is pleased to announce a new, full-time position for a Collaborative Care/Integrated Care Psychiatrist at MSQ.  This position is part of the NYS DSRIP initiative and will focus on managing behavioral health in high-risk populations in both the inpatient and outpatient setting with the assistance of a dedicated social worker specific to the integrated service. 
 
The position includes faculty appointment commensurate with experience in the Department of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Candidates must be able to work collaboratively with primary care providers.  At least two years of practice experience post-residency is preferred but not required.  Qualified candidates will possess a valid license to practice medicine in the state of New York.  Bi-lingual English and Spanish speaking applicants are desired.

Lastly, we offer a highly competitive remunerative package commensurate with the scope of this position, along with an opportunity to join our world-class organization. 

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

alex.cano@mountsinai.org