52 Days Ago
New York, NY
1 day ago
The Critical Care division at Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai Queens seek Intensivists. Full Time, Per Diem and Night Intensivist positions available!
Mount Sinai Hospital Positions:
The Critical care division Mount Sinai Hospital seeks a Rapid Response Team attending and a Night Intensivist.
The Rapid Response Team (RRT) attending physicians have clinical responsibility in a service that is dedicated to providing early intensive care style intervention in non-ICU patients in order to reduce their likelihood of needing to be transferred to an ICU and to reduce their overall morbidity and mortality. The RRT physician will be responsible to evaluate, treat and triage patients throughout the hospital in conjunction with the RRT NP, RRT respiratory therapist, Critical Care fellows and other health care providers (e.g., primary medical doctor, intensivists) as necessary. Procedures that might be required at the bedside include ACLS, cardioversion, central venous catheterization, arterial line insertion, tracheal intubation, thoracentesis, chest tube insertion, paracentesis and lumbar puncture. Excellent multidisciplinary skills, outstanding communication, flexibility and the ability to make decisions in a fast paced high risk environment are essential.
The night intensivist position provides care to critically ill patients. They are responsible for supervising the medicine house staff in the Critical Care Unit. The night intensivist evaluates patients who may require critical care, when called from the Emergency Department or other inpatient units. They are also responsible for leading emergency responses and supervising the medical house staff in Medical Code, Rapid Response, and Sepsis Code Teams. The night intensivist performs requested consultations for emergencies in other critical care units - Surgical, Cardiac, Neurologic, Cardiothoracic ICUs. They also supervises and teaches the medicine house staff who staff MICU, critical care consultation and emergency response teams.