South Nassau Communities Hospital (SNCH) is one of the eight hospitals that is part of the Mount Sinai Health System and is located in Oceanside, Long Island. It operates the only Trauma Center on the South Shore of Nassau County, Long Island’s only free-standing 911-receiving Emergency Department in Long Beach, and the Gertrude & Louis Feil Cancer Center that offers a full range of services including Gamma Knife. SNCH has Magnet® designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Its Internal Medicine residency program will start in July 2019.
MSHS and SNCH are searching for a mid to senior career level Oncology specialist to join the Tisch Cancer Institute as a Chief of Medical Oncology for Nassau County. This position will have dual reporting to the Chief of Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology and the Cancer Network at MSHS, and to the Chair of the Department of Medicine at SNCH to oversee the Division Chief and Hematology and Medical Oncology staff at SNCH.
Candidates must have a record of accomplishment as a medical leader and clinical hematologist-oncologist. Additional requirements include excellent interpersonal skills, proven ability to successfully collaborate across disciplines, and work effectively within a large integrated cancer program and health delivery system. The candidate will provide vision, leadership, and strategic direction to achieve clinical, operational, financial, high standards for patient care and patient satisfaction, research and scholarly missions. Additionally, the candidate will identify, recruit and mentor junior faculty, facilitate and integrate research and teaching activities along with developing new programs synergistic with health system goals.
A generous startup package including recruitment and relocation bonus will be offered. A faculty appointment at the Icahn School of Medicine and Tisch Cancer Institute membership will be extended commensurate with experience.
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.
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Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System