We provide care to individuals with a broad range of mental illnesses using a team approach, including psychopharmacological care and individual, group and family therapy. Close collaboration with on-site primary care and substance use services is built in. The service is a major teaching site for psychiatry residents, medical students and psychologists. The service is also undergoing significant diversification, and will be a leading site of DSRIP projects for the Mount Sinai Health System.
Responsibilities include evaluating new patients for psychiatric care and providing ongoing evidence-based care to a cohort of patients, collaborating with a health home care coordinator, and onsite primary care provider to provide integrated care.
Supervision and teaching of trainees in both the clinic and classroom are essential components and there are opportunities to participate in QI projects, hospital committees and to engage in academic endeavors such as research and presentations as well as instruction and mentoring of medical students. The position includes an appointment at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai as well as competitive salary and benefits.
- Medical Degree from an Accredited University
- New York State Medical License
- Board Certified in Psychiatry, if more than one year out of training
- Experience preferred, but recent residency graduates will also be considered
- Strong teaching and leadership skills
- Excellent communication and organizational skills
- Strong work ethic and desire to participate in a team-oriented, performance-driven department
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:
Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System