The Mount Sinai Health System is an integrated health care system acclaimed for its excellence in research, patient care, and education across a range of specialties. Encompassing the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, one of the nation’s top 20 medical schools, and seven hospital campuses throughout New York City —Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai Roosevelt, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai—it also has a large, regional outpatient care footprint, and affiliations with institutions around the nation and the world. The Health System was created in September 2013 with the combination of The Mount Sinai Medical Center and Continuum Health Partners.
The Health System is designed to improve patient quality and outcomes and expand access to advanced primary, specialty, and ambulatory care services throughout a wide clinical network. It includes 2,784 full- and part-time physicians 3,783 voluntary physicians, and 12 freestanding ambulatory surgery centers. With more than 430 full- and part-time primary care physicians, clinical teams are able to manage large populations of patients effectively. Mount Sinai also features a robust and continually expanding network of multispecialty services, including more than 45 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, and Long Island. It has more than 40 clinical and academic relationships with other local health care organizations. With an extraordinary array of resources for the provision of compassionate, state-of-the-art care, the Mount Sinai Health System is poised to identify and respond to the health-related needs of the diverse populations we serve.
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Through the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, the Mount Sinai Health System benefits from synergies with a preeminent academic medical center that is at the forefront of medical and scientific training, and biomedical research, and is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top 20 medical schools in the nation. It is also one of several freestanding medical schools in the country that has developed independent, high-level graduate MD/PhD and MPH programs, as well as MS programs in biomedical sciences, genetic counseling, and clinical research. The School of Medicine now has the capacity to train more than 2,000 residents and fellows a year.
With more than 3,400 faculty in 32 departments and 16 research institutes, it will serve to integrate clinical and research missions across the Health System. In addition, new Clinical Institutes of Excellence will be the hubs of translational research and health care innovation across specialties.