Trauma/Critical Care Surgeon

Employer
Mount Sinai Health System
Location
Oceanside, New York
Posted
Aug 20, 2019
Closes
Aug 19, 2020
Ref
2001775
Specialty
Surgery
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

Mount Sinai South Nassau is currently seeking a full-time Trauma Critical Care Surgeon!

Mount Sinai South Nassau 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. Mount Sinai South Nassau is one of the region s largest hospitals, with 455 beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,500 employees. The Trauma Critical Care Surgeon will be joining a team of four faculty and one voluntary trauma/surgical ICU attendings. SNCH is a level II verified trauma center with approximately 65,000 ED visits and about 2,000 trauma admissions annually. This collegial department has its own surgical training program. The SICU is a closed model.

Designated a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for outstanding nursing care, Mount Sinai 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.

Mount Sinai 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
  • EMR system: Allscripts/ Athena
  • No teaching or research required
  • Competitive salary and benefits offered including productivity bonuses, 4 weeks' of vacation, paid holidays, 5 days of paid CME time annually, medical, dental, vision, and malpractice coverage

Position Qualifications:

  • Medical Degree from an Accredited University
  • New York Medical License
  • Board Eligible or Board Certified in General Surgery
  • Fellowship trained in Trauma/Critical Care
  • Board Eligible or Board Certified in Critical Care
  • ATLS Required
  • Committed to Mount Sinai South Nassau 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

About the Mount Sinai Health System:

The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City's largest integrated delivery system, encompassing eight hospitals, 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 Health System includes approximately 7,480 primary and specialty care physicians; 11 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 410 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. The Icahn School of Medicine is one of three medical schools that have earned distinction by multiple indicators: ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Medical Schools", aligned with a U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" Hospital, No. 12 in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding, and among the top 10 most innovative research institutions as ranked by the journal Nature in its Nature Innovation Index. This reflects a special level of excellence in education, clinical practice, and research. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 14 on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of top U.S. hospitals; it is one of the nation's top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology/Neurosurgery, and Orthopedics in the 2019-2020 "Best Hospitals" issue. Mount Sinai's Kravis Children's Hospital also is ranked nationally in five 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 and the South Nassau Communities Hospital is ranked 35th nationally for Urology. Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke's, Mount Sinai West, and Mount Sinai South Nassau 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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