Mount Sinai Careers

Endocrinologist needed for South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside!

Oceanside, New York
Physician


Job Description

South Nassau Communities Hospital is currently seeking a full-time general endocrinology physician. The chosen candidate will become part of a Endocrinology practice (two other endocrinologists) and be part of a multi-specialty team in a hospital located in Nassau County on Long Island. The candidate must have an interest in providing mostly office-based but also in-patient consultations on the endocrinology service. He or she will work with a variety of specialists and an excellent growing Diabetes Education Center, allowing patients to address many of their healthcare needs in one location. The selected candidate will be a part of teh Thyroid Center working closely with the Head/Neck Surgeons. Competitive salary and benefits offered. 

South Nassau Communities Hospital is an award-winning, acute care, not-for-profit teaching hospital located in Oceanside, New York. Our dedicated staff serves the entire South Shore, from the Rockaways in Queens to the Massapequas and beyond. And we offer quality, compassionate care on our main campus in Oceanside, plus nine other satellite facilities in the region.  South Nassau Communities Hospital is one of the region’s largest hospitals, with 455 beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,500 employees. 
 
The Department of Medicine at South Nassau Communities Hospital, under the Chairman of the Department, Aaron E. Glatt, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA is comprised of 400 voluntary and full time Internists and subspecialists, and has been approved by the ACGME to start a 30 resident Internal Medicine Residency Program in July 2019.  South Nassau also operates Long Island’s only free-standing, 9-1-1 receiving Emergency Department, located in Long Beach. In addition to its extensive outpatient specialty centers, South Nassau provides emergency and elective angioplasty, as well as being a designated Stroke Center by the New York State Department of Health and Comprehensive Community Cancer Center by the American College of Surgeons and an accredited center of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Association and Quality Improvement Program.  The hospital has been awarded the Joint Commission’s gold seal of approval for disease-specific care for heart failure, primary stroke, hip replacement, knee replacement, wound care, bariatric surgery, and end-stage renal disease, and recently was named as one of only 18 programs in the US by the Infectious Diseases Society of America as a Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship. 
 
Designated a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for outstanding nursing care,  South Nassau also offers Novalis Tx™ and Gamma Knife® radiosurgery technologies, and operates the only Trauma Center on the South Shore of Nassau County verified by the American College of Surgeons. 
 
South Nassau is the only hospital on Long Island in 2018 to achieve Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery™, Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ and 5-star rating for Total Hip Replacement, and it was one of just two hospitals on Long Island to achieve Healthgrades 5-stars in Hip Fracture Treatment. Some people call us the best-kept secret on Long Island, though we rank among the best for the health care.
 
For more information, visit www.southnassau.org


Position Description:
Serve a diverse population and live in a region with excellent school districts and easy access to Manhattan
Clinical Support staff: Nurses, medical assistants and Certified Diabetes Educators
EMR system: Allscripts/ Athena
No teaching or research required
Administrative duties in coordination with the Metabolic Disorders Service Line Administrator 
Competitive salary and benefits offered including productivity boneses, 4 weeks' of vacation, paid holidays, 5 days ot paid CME time annually, medical, dental, vision, and malpractice coverage
Work in collaboration with a full service Diabetes Education Center located within blocks of the practice site

Position Qualifications:
Medical Degree from an Accredited University
New York Medical License
Board Eligible or Board Certified in Endocrinology 
Committed to South Nassau Communities Hospital and the communities we serve
Excellent communication, bedside manner, and organizational skills
A system work ethic and desire to participate in a team-oriented, performance driven health system
Experience with the various glucose monitoring systems and insulin delivery devices such as: continuous glucose monitoring, insulin pump therapy, and insulin pens

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