Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry - Physician - Mount Sinai West and Morningside - Manhattan, NY

The Mount Sinai Health System
Manhattan, NY
United States
Job Description
**Mount Sinai West/Morningside** **is seeking an exceptional and talented Psychiatrist for its Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatric services.**

The Icahn School of Medicine’s Department of Psychiatry is a vibrant community of clinicians, researchers, educators, and trainees committed to discovering the causes of, and better treatments for, mental illness and substance use disorders. We are ranked #6 nationally in NIH funding, and listed as one of the top regional hospital departments by U.S. News & World Report. The Mount Sinai Behavioral Health service line encompasses the clinical behavioral health services at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai Queens. We have over 350 inpatient behavioral health beds and 4 psychiatric emergency locations (CPEP/Psych ED), and had over 1 million ambulatory behavioral health visits in 2018.

Mount Sinai Behavioral West and Morningside campuses serve as major teaching sites for the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Both sites also have innovative programs underway to connect patients to an array of community and crisis services supports. Some units specialize in sub-populations (i.e., geriatric). Opportunities to participate in these innovative service delivery and clinical care pilots are available at all sites. Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai faculty appointment commensurate with experience. Our compensation plan considers your years of experience post-residency as well as specialty and sub specialty board certifications. We offer a collegial environment in an expanding and growing department in the heart of upper Manhattan with an easy commute to a variety of areas in New York and New Jersey.

**Position Description:**

+ Provide psychiatric evaluation and treatment for geriatric patients

+ Collaborate with colleagues as an integral part of a health system

+ Benefit from the education, research, and clinical program of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, one of the top ranked schools nationally

+ Significant opportunities for career development

+ Dedicated support staff

+ Compensation range from 265K to 280K (not including bonuses / incentive compensation or benefits)

**Position Qualifications:**

+ Board certified or board eligible in Psychiatry

+ Possess NYS license to practice medicine

+ Completion of an ACGME accredited fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry

+ Board Certification in Geriatric Psychiatry highly preferred

+ At least one-year post-residency experience in inpatient/emergency psychiatry services preferred

+ Excellent clinical knowledge and communication skills required

+ Outstanding teaching skills

+ Must possess highly collaborative and proactive approach, and demonstrate commitment to high-quality, cost-effective health care

+ A strong work ethic and desire to participate in and grow a team-oriented, performance-driven department

+ Qualifications for Assistant Professor or higher level required

**Salary Disclosure Information:**

Mount Sinai Health System provides a salary range to comply with the New York City law on Salary Transparency in Job Advertisements. Actual salaries depend on a variety of factors, including experience, specialties, historical productivity, historical collections, and hospital/community need. As such, an actual salary may fall closer to one or the other end of the range, and in certain circumstances, may wind up being outside of the listed salary range. The salary range listed is for full-time employment and does not include bonuses / incentive compensation or benefits.

**Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:**

**Alex Cano**

**Executive Director Physician Recruitment**

**Mount Sinai Health System**


**Strength Through Diversity**

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are key drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education, and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together. We invite you to participate actively as a part of the Mount Sinai Health System team by:

+ Using a lens of equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to thrive and reach their potential.

+ Serving as a role model confronting racist, sexist, or other inappropriate actions by speaking up, challenging exclusionary organizational practices, and standing side-by-side in support of colleagues who experience discrimination.

+ Inspiring and fostering an environment of anti-racist behaviors among and between departments and co-workers.

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create an inclusive, welcoming and nurturing work environment where all feel they are valued, belong and are able to professional advance. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise contribute to the patient experience and quality of patient care.

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our history!

**“About the Mount Sinai Health System:**

Mount Sinai Health System is one of the largest academic medical systems in the New York metro area, with more than 43,000 employees working across eight hospitals, more than 400 outpatient practices, more than 300 labs, a school of nursing, and a leading school of medicine and graduate education. Mount Sinai advances health for all people, everywhere, by taking on the most complex health care challenges of our time — discovering and applying new scientific learning and knowledge; developing safer, more effective treatments; educating the next generation of medical leaders and innovators; and supporting local communities by delivering high-quality care to all who need it. Through the integration of its hospitals, labs, and schools, Mount Sinai offers comprehensive health care solutions from birth through geriatrics, leveraging innovative approaches such as artificial intelligence and informatics while keeping patients’ medical and emotional needs at the center of all treatment. The Health System includes approximately 7,400 primary and specialty care physicians; 13 joint-venture outpatient surgery centers throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and more than 30 affiliated community health centers. We are consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals, receiving high "Honor Roll" status, and are highly ranked: No. 1 in Geriatrics and top 20 in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Neurology/Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology/Lung Surgery, Rehabilitation, and Urology. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked No. 12 in Ophthalmology. U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children’s Hospitals” ranks Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital among the country’s best in several pediatric specialties. The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is ranked No. 14 nationwide in National Institutes of Health funding and in the 99th percentile in research dollars per investigator according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. Newsweek’s “The World’s Best Smart Hospitals” ranks The Mount Sinai Hospital as No. 1 in New York and in the top five globally, and Mount Sinai Morningside in the top 20 globally.

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. We are passionately committed to addressing racism and its effects on our faculty, staff, students, trainees, patients, visitors, and the communities we serve. Our goal is for Mount Sinai to become an anti-racist health care and learning institution that intentionally addresses structural racism.”

**EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans**

**Requisition ID** : 3008860