30+ Days ago
New York, NY
1 day ago
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai/Mount Sinai Hospital is seeking a Geriatric Psychiatrist for their Behavioral Health Outpatient Service!
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.
This position is open at the Mount Sinai Hospital, located on the Upper East Side of New York city, adjacent to the Icahn School of Medicine. Mount Sinai Hospital is a 1,171 bed tertiary-care facility internationally acclaimed for excellence in clinical care, education and scientific research.
Purpose of Position:
Provide psychiatric evaluation and treatment in an outpatient clinic for geriatric patients ensuring appropriate medication management and longitudinal care
Specific Job Responsibilities:
• Provide direct psychiatric evaluation, assessment and treatment
• Provide evidence-based care to geriatric age patients in our hospital based Article 28 clinic as well as the new Deane Center for Wellness and Brain Health.
• Function as an integral part of the collaborative care team which includes nursing staff and other services such as Geriatric medicine, Neurology, Health Education, Nutrition, and Social Work
• Provide direct psychiatric evaluation, assessment and treatment at the Maurice and Barbara Deane Center of Wellness and Brain Health