Mount Sinai Careers

Orthopedic Surgery at Mount Sinai Queens

Queens, New York
Physician


Job Description

Orthopedic Surgery Position at Mount Sinai Queens! 

As a national leader in healthcare delivery, Mount Sinai Health System is committed to developing innovative programs to support the health of individuals and populations, while also using resources effectively. Mount Sinai Queens has been instrumental in ensuring excellent patient care, quality outcomes, and satisfaction especially during this time of healthcare expansion. MSQ is in the midst of opening a brand-new, state-of-the-art, ambulatory multispecialty care center right in the heart of Astoria – one of the best places to live and work in NY.
 
The new Mount Sinai Queens features primary care physicians in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Gyn, and Pediatrics, including specialists in Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Pulmonology, Orthopedics, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery. In addition, we have a full imaging suite, interventional radiology and integrated laboratory services. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to build their practice within the Mount Sinai Health System.
 
We are currently seeking a full-time Orthopedic Surgeon to join our multispecialty facility, located in the Mount Sinai Queens Hospital and a quick stop away from Manhattan and the diverse neighborhoods of Queens. We currently have a section of two full time orthopedic surgeons who are looking for a third colleague to grow the MSQ Orthopedics program.
 
The ideal candidate can have fellowship training but should be willing to practice general orthopedics. He/she will be responsible for providing care to patients in the Astoria office, hospital and off site practices. He/ she should be committed to state of the art medicine and quality improvement.  Our hospital has a great sense of family and is deeply rooted in the Astoria community.
 
Responsibilities:
 
* Devote majority of professional time, attention and energies to practice
* Provide preventive care and follow-up care to patients per national association guidelines
* Provide clinical care to sick patients in office and in Hospital and Emergency Dept.
* Abide by the policies and procedures of Mount Sinai including the Physician Handbook
* Use the Epic system effectively and efficiently in accordance with Mount Sinai policies
* Follow compliance guidelines for documentation, coding and standard of care
 
Other Activities:
 
* Work with Administration and Staff to improve standard of care provided to patients
* Participate in Provider Meetings at the Office and Staff Meetings at the Hospital
* Participate in Initiatives and Programs initiated by Practice and Mount Sinai Hospital
* Attend Continuing Medical Education (CME) courses
 
Position Qualifications:
 
* Medical Degree from an Accredited University
* New York State Medical License
* Board Eligible or Board Certified Orthopedic Surgery
* Knowledge of Epic Systems preferred
* Bilingual preferred

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