Geriatrics Consult Service: South Nassau Community Hospital

South Nassau Community Hospital is currently seeking a full time Geriatrician for a Geriatrics Consult Service

Locations: Oceanside, New York

Categories: Physician

 

Job Description

South Nassau Communities Hospital has recently affiliated with the Mount Sinai Health System, a trailblazer in research, education, and patient care.  The ideal candidate will have an interest in creating an inpatient consult service primarily involving geriatrics consultation.  Occasional cross coverage in an outpatient geriatrics practice will also be required.

 

The ideal candidate will play an instrumental role in ensuring excellent patient care and quality outcomes. In addition, this ambitious and talented physician will be fully committed to building the geriatrics aspect of our new Internal Medicine Residency Program scheduled to begin in July 2019.    South Nassau Communities Hospital is committed to developing innovative programs to support the health of individuals and populations, while also using resources effectively.

 

 

Position Qualifications:

 

Medical Degree from an Accredited University

New York State Medical License

Board Certification or recent graduate of a geriatrics fellowship program is essential

The position would directly report to Dr. Clifford Feiner (Chief, Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine at South Nassau Communities Hospital)

 

About South Nassau Communities Hospital:

South Nassau Communities Hospital is one of the region’s largest hospitals, with 455 beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,500 employees.  Located in Oceanside, NY, the hospital is an acute-care, not-for-profit teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art care. The Department of Medicine at South Nassau Communities Hospital, under the Chairman of the Department, Aaron E. Glatt, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA is comprised of 400 voluntary and full time Internists and subspecialists, and has been approved by the ACGME to start a 30 resident Internal Medicine Residency Program in July 2019.  South Nassau also operates Long Island’s only free-standing, 9-1-1 receiving Emergency Department, located in Long Beach. In addition to its extensive outpatient specialty centers, South Nassau provides emergency and elective angioplasty, as well as noninvasive Novalis Tx™ and Gamma Knife® radiosurgery technologies for tumors of the body and brain.  South Nassau is a designated Stroke Center by the New York State Department of Health and Comprehensive Community Cancer Center by the American College of Surgeons and is an accredited center of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Association and Quality Improvement Program.  The hospital has been awarded the Joint Commission’s gold seal of approval for disease-specific care for heart failure, primary stroke, hip replacement, knee replacement, wound care, bariatric surgery, and end-stage renal disease. For more information, visit:https://www.southnassau.org/main/home.aspx

 

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.

 

 

Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:
Alex Cano
Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System
alex.cano@mountsinai.org

Posted 11.27.18

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