Pediatric Emergency Medicine Director

Queens Health Network - Mount Sinai Affiliates
Queens, New York
Dec 11, 2018
Jan 12, 2019
Emergency Medicine
Full Time
Position Type

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s affiliation with Elmhurst Hospital Center, serving the culturally diverse community of Western Queens, seeks a full-Time BC/BE Pediatric Emergency Medicine physician to join the growing Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at the Elmhurst Hospital at the level of Director.

Elmhurst Hospital Center is a member of New York City's HHC (Health and Hospitals Corporation) public hospital system. The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (within the Department of Pediatrics) is made up of pediatric emergency and pediatric physicians from the hospital and the community. The emergency department, a Level 1 trauma center, cares for approximately 60,000 patients per year, making it one of the busiest pediatric EDs in New York City.

The Pediatric Emergency Department is physically separate from the adult Emergency Department and is staffed by pediatric nurses, pediatric and emergency medicine residents and a pediatric nurse practitioner.   There are a wide variety of opportunities for program development and academic advancement in the areas of trauma, simulation, quality & safety and medical education.

We offer faculty appointment at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai commensurate with credentials, experience and qualifications.   Candidates should be BC/BE in Pediatric Emergency medicine or Pediatrics and possess a valid New York State license and DEA Experience in leadership roles and program development is required.  This position offers opportunity for professional and institutional growth.

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds. Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai- An EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V