The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai affiliated with Elmhurst Hospital Center, serving the culturally diverse community of Western Queens, is seeking a full-time BC/BE Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician to join the growing Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Elmhurst Hospital Center located in Elmhurst, New York City.
Elmhurst Hospital Center is a member of New York City s public hospital system (H+H). 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 pediatric emergency department cares for approximately 45,000 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 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. The hospital is easily accessible by public transportation and car from all areas of New York City, New Jersey and Long Island.
Candidates must have an MD degree and be board certified/board eligible with a valid New York State License, DEA and Medicaid number. We also offer a faculty appointment with the Icahn School of Medical at Mount Sinai commensurate with credentials, experience and qualifications. This position offers opportunity for professional and institutional growth.
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.