Elmhurst Hospital Center (EHC), a member of the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation and affiliated with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, is the major healthcare provider for nearly 900,000 residents of Western Queens County. With over 27,000 admissions and more than 700,000 ambulatory care and emergency visits annually, EHC is one of the city’s busiest healthcare facilities. EHC is a state-designated Level I Trauma Center with a 12 bed dedicated Surgical Trauma ICU.
EHC provides a city hospital environment within the largest city in the country providing an enormous experience in surgical critical care and extensive Trauma experience in both penetrating and blunt injuries. In addition to the clinical experience, the fellow will be involved in a peer journal publication with presentations. The hospital in conjunction with Mount Sinai are the sites for the fellow to become an instructor in ATLS, ASSET and ATOM in the near future.
Most of the time will be spent in the high pace and one the most underserved areas in NYC of Elmhurst Hospital Center; a good portion of the time will be spent at the world renown Mount Sinai hospital NYC. This is an amazing opportunity to work and live in NYC with the opportunity of the best of both worlds of a busy city hospital and a prestigious medical center.
MD/ DO Surgery Residency Graduate, completion of at least 3 years of surgical residency, and foreign medical graduates.