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As one of the nation's most respected teaching hospitals, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) has the following employment opportunities. If you are interested in an available position, please apply online at https://careers.mountsinai.org. Please note the job title and location when applying.

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is an equal opportunity employer.

Positions available as of August 2, 2018

Admitting

Case Representative

Responsible for ensuring all necessary admission documents are received from physician’s office. Insurance verification, data entry into Meditech system. Notification to physician, nursing, dietary, and social service of any patient needs. Reviews physician orders for accuracy. 3+ years’ experience in a hospital setting, admitting experience preferred. CRT, typing, communication and organizational skills a must. Knowledge of medical terminology a plus.  Per Diem Position

Patient Coordinator I

Responsibilities include patient registration, entering data, verifying insurance, accepting payments, ensuring referrals for tests and specialty care.  Confirm patient eligibility and medical necessity.  Schedule appointments and answer phone calls. Perform daily cash and credit reconciliations.  Prepare medical records and scan documents into EMR. Excellent written and communication skills.  Medical terminology, billing, and office experience preferred.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Full-Time Position

Patient Coordinator I

Responsibilities include patient registration, entering data, verifying insurance, accepting payments, ensuring referrals for tests and specialty care.  Confirm patient eligibility and medical necessity.  Schedule appointments and answer phone calls. Perform daily cash and credit reconciliations.  Prepare medical records and scan documents into EMR. Excellent written and communication skills.  Medical terminology, billing, and office experience preferred.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Per Diem Position

Ambulatory Care Services

American Sign Language Interpreter

Under the supervision of the Coordinator of Language Assistance Services, provides Sign Language interpretations on-site between patients and health care providers and other staff, including consent forms.  Additionally provides support to the department as needed.  Interpreter is alert to problematic situations (e.g. breakdowns in communication, lack of information) and suggests appropriate solutions before problems arise whenever possible.  Responsible for delivering the highest quality of service; must be responsive to individuals and departments and demonstrate a team approach.  Communicates with the Coordinator to review and resolve complaints regarding language service issues.  Maintains patient/employee confidentiality in the management of information as directed by HIPAA.  Performs other duties as assigned.  Requirements are a minimum of an Associate’s Degree that includes ASL as an undergraduate area of study.  National Certification by the RID (Registry for the Deaf) required; preferably both CI and CT certification, or any subsequent equivalent of certification released after CI and CT certifications.  Some computer experience required in either Microsoft Word and/or Excel.  Part-Time Position (2)

Ambulatory Care Services (Administration)

Patient Service Representative 

Responsibilities include answering and screening phone calls; scheduling appointments; greeting patients; obtains and processes necessary information regarding appointments and cancellations. Data entry and output; prints reports. Maintains office filing system and/or patient chart system. Processes receipts; checks and prepares patient charts. Other duties as assigned by department head. 1-2 years’ experience in a service office environment. High school diploma. Bilingual preferred. Some knowledge of computers and good communication skills.  Per Diem Position

Ambulatory Care Service - (Eye Clinic)

Nursing Assistant

Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit.  Transport of post-anesthesia patients; assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge.  May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units.  Must be computer literate.  Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required.   Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required.  Hospital related experience preferred.  Per Diem Position (2)

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position

Ambulatory Care Services - (Private Laser Center)

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position

Anesthesia

Anesthesia Manager

The Anesthesia Manager has overall responsibility for Anesthesia materials management. This employee manages the day to day supply and equipment needs for Anesthesia Department, supervises Anesthesia Aide/ Technician and assists the Division Director of Perioperative Services and the Director of Anesthesiology.  Assist in the development of par levels for anesthesia and ensures that carts are stocked daily.  Ensures that carts, anesthesia machines and equipment are cleaned, sterilized where applicable and ready for use daily. Assist anesthesiologists to prepare rooms between cases & troubleshoot equipment as necessary.  Maintain inventory of all anesthesia supplies, order supplies when necessary maintain records of all transactions relating to supplies and equipment. Items may be ordered from the pharmacy, central supply, laundry, store departments or outside vendors. When dealing with outside vendors, ensure that the best interest of the hospital are reflected in price and quality.  Develop system and procedure to ensure that the anesthesia department runs smoothly with respect to the flow of supplies and equipment.  Consult and keep the Division Director and Director of Anesthesiology informed of activities needs and problems.  Assist the Division Director in scheduling staff, performing quality assurance assessments interface with other departments of the hospital, preparation for surveys and responses to patient complaints.  Previous experience as an Anesthesia Technician and management experience required.  Must be licensed as an Anesthesiologist.  High school diploma or equivalent required; college degree preferred.  Full-Time Position

Credit Suisse Health Center

Medical Concierge

The Medical Concierge will serve as the “face” of the health center and act as a resource to patients in navigating their health care.  The role combines the responsibilities of a traditional front desk staff person with those of an elite concierge.  The Medical Concierge will be responsible for ensuring that each patient has an exceptional experience with the health center, leaving them with lasting positive feelings about the health center and the services received.  In addition, the Medical Concierge is responsible for facilitating patient access to services and answering all questions or providing assistance to patients-before, during, and between visits to the health center.  The ideal candidate must be an excellent communicator, team player, who is always positive, resilient, sees the best in every situation, and is motivated to wow our patients.  Full-Time Position

Dietary

Cook’s Helper

Responsible for daily production and preparation of food for the cafeteria. Cooks hot and cold food items as specified, following recipes where appropriate.  Maintain quality and sanitary food standards. Confirm that food deliveries and their invoices are accurate. Perform other related duties as required. Excellent knife and cooking skills.  Must have good verbal and written communication skills and demonstrate ability to maintain effective relationships with management, employees and the general public. Attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines are essential, as well as the ability to work well with others, prioritize and take initiative. Knowledge of purchasing helpful. 5 years in food service preferred. Culinary education preferred. High School diploma or GED required.  Full-Time Temporary

Cook’s Helper

Responsible for daily production and preparation of food for the cafeteria. Cooks hot and cold food items as specified, following recipes where appropriate.  Maintain quality and sanitary food standards. Confirm that food deliveries and their invoices are accurate. Perform other related duties as required. Excellent knife and cooking skills.  Must have good verbal and written communication skills and demonstrate ability to maintain effective relationships with management, employees and the general public. Attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines are essential, as well as the ability to work well with others, prioritize and take initiative. Knowledge of purchasing helpful. 5 years in food service preferred. Culinary education preferred. High School diploma or GED required.  Part-Time, 22.5 Hours with Benefits

Housekeeping

Housekeeping Worker

Responsible for keeping hospital facilities and equipment clean and orderly according to Joint Commission standards and following Infection Control protocol. Duties shall include, but not limited to, mopping, vacuuming, scrubbing, and waxing floors, trash collection, snow removal and other related duties. Must be flexible, available to work on weekends and holidays. Job requires lifting, pushing, pulling, and bending. Experience in healthcare preferred. High School Diploma or equivalent required. Previous housekeeping experience required.  Full-Time Temporary

Housekeeping Worker

Responsible for keeping hospital facilities and equipment clean and orderly according to Joint Commission standards and following Infection Control protocol. Duties shall include, but not limited to, mopping, vacuuming, scrubbing, and waxing floors, trash collection, snow removal and other related duties. Must be flexible, available to work on weekends and holidays. Job requires lifting, pushing, pulling, and bending. Experience in healthcare preferred. High School Diploma or equivalent required. Previous housekeeping experience required.  Per Diem Position

Laboratory

Histotechnologist

Performs a variety of technical procedures that result in the creation of microscopic slides preparation, Prepare Frozen Sections for Preoperative Diagnosis within an appropriated turn-around time of the specimen being received. Correctly matches surgical working draft, requisition and slides for distribution to pathologists.  Prepares moderate to high complexity surgical pathology specimens for processing. Able to interpret physician instruction written on test requisition.  Able to perform routine embedding in variety of tissues, cut routine and frozen sections.  Prepare special stain for cytological and histological specimens.  Demonstrates problem solving ability and maintains clear communication with peers and superiors.  Must have good organizational, flexible multitasking attitude and computer skills. Able to work in a small multi-tasking lab with few technologists and able to interact with doctors, patients and nurses. At least 5 years of experience in Histology techniques as well as grossing surgical pathology experience.  NY State Clinical Technician or Technologist or NY State Histology Technician or Technologist, HT (ASCP) certification.  Per Diem Position (2)

Operating Room-2nd Floor

Central Sterile Nursing Assistant

Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit.  Transport of post-anesthesia patients; assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge.  May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units.  Must be computer literate.  Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required.   Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required.  Hospital related experience preferred.  Per Diem Position

Central Sterile Technician

Responsible for sterilization and decontamination support to the Operating Room.  Using appropriate methods, will decontaminate all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies.  Operates all decontamination equipment (washers, ultrasonic unit, etc.).  Will inspect and assemble all surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies.  Uses the appropriate packaging methods in preparation of instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for sterilization.  Identifies and packages all items to be gas sterilized.  Operates sterilization units (pre-vac units, flash units, sterrad, etc.).  Sterilizes instrument sets and other reusable supplies and equipment.  Performs the required quality assurance checks on sterilization units (Biological, Bowie Dick Tests, etc).  Maintains records of quality assurance checks with sterilization records.  Interprets sterilization graphs/printouts and other indicators.  Transports sterilized supplies to appropriate storage areas and restocks shelves.  Must possess knowledge of all supplies and equipment maintained by the department.  Distributes supplies to nursing care units and other departments as required.  Must check expiration dates and package integrity before storage and distribution.  May be required to perform other duties as required.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Two years’ experience and must be IAHCSMM certified.  Must have excellent communication skills and follow written and verbal instructions.  Full-Time Position

Central Sterile Technician

Responsible for sterilization and decontamination support to the Operating Room.  Using appropriate methods, will decontaminate all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies.  Operates all decontamination equipment (washers, ultrasonic unit, etc.).  Will inspect and assemble all surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies.  Uses the appropriate packaging methods in preparation of instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for sterilization.  Identifies and packages all items to be gas sterilized.  Operates sterilization units (pre-vac units, flash units, sterrad, etc.).  Sterilizes instrument sets and other reusable supplies and equipment.  Performs the required quality assurance checks on sterilization units (Biological, Bowie Dick Tests, etc).  Maintains records of quality assurance checks with sterilization records.  Interprets sterilization graphs/printouts and other indicators.  Transports sterilized supplies to appropriate storage areas and restocks shelves.  Must possess knowledge of all supplies and equipment maintained by the department.  Distributes supplies to nursing care units and other departments as required.  Must check expiration dates and package integrity before storage and distribution.  May be required to perform other duties as required.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Two years’ experience and must be IAHCSMM certified.  Must have excellent communication skills and follow written and verbal instructions.  Full-Time Position – Temporary (2)

Operating Room Nurse Manager

The Manager of Operative Services directs the clinical and administrative functions supporting all operative services of the Medical Center to ensure that high quality, effective, patient care and surgical assistance are provided. Operative services are provided in the Operating Room, and Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU). Along with the Assistant Director, directs the development of short term and long term goals and objectives for the department.  Implements policies and procedures and standards for all operative services and monitors for compliance. Participates in the development of an effective leadership team of professional staff. Participates in the development of the operating budget and ensures compliance with hospital budgetary guidelines. Provides leadership coverage, along with the Assistant Director for both Union Square and Chelsea campus. The Manager is cognizant of the philosophy, standards, objectives and policies of the Department and the Hospital Center.  Establishes and maintains "esprit de corps" through effective communication of departmental goals and objectives, quality standards, performance expectations, and desired leadership behaviors.  Assists, along with the Assistant Director, in the development of the operating and capital budgets for the department to ensure that they meet medical center fiscal objectives.  Maintains effective communication with senior management, medical staff, patients, and contacts at other health care facilities to determine these needs.  Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served in assigned area.  Participates in the department’s performance improvement activities.  Assists in the selection, training, performance management, and development of professional staff.  Participates with medial staff and team members to plan and implement clearly defined patient care objectives, services, policies, and procedures.  Makes changes as necessary to ensure the effective delivery of quality care within all regulatory frameworks.  Participates in the development of other staff members.  Meets regulatory, licensure and annual health assessment requirements.  Identifies learning strengths and needs.  Utilizes learning resources.  Demonstrates a professional, courteous, and respectful attitude in dealing with patients, families and significant others.  Displays courtesy, tact and patience during interactions with all members of the hospital staff and extended community.  Bachelors of Science in Nursing required.  Advanced Degree in health care related area including Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Health Care Administration or Nursing preferred. NYS Nursing License required.  Certificate in Operating Room Nurses (AORN) and BLS also required.  Full-time Position

Surgical Technician

Responsibilities include assisting nurses in the provision of nursing care to surgical patients by performing routine and delegated duties according to the standards of practices and policies of the hospital and the Nursing Department.  Assists in the preparation of the operating room.  One year Surgical Technologist Program required; BCLS and Current CPR certification required.  Previous hospital and operating room experience preferred.  Ophthalmology and ENT experience also preferred.  Per Diem Position

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year operating room experience required.  Eye\ENT related experience preferredCNOR preferred, but not required.  Per Diem Position (2)

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Full Time Position (2)

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Full Time Position-Evening Flex

4th Floor Operating Room

Central Sterile Technician

Responsible for sterilization and decontamination support to the Operating Room.  Using appropriate methods, will decontaminate all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies.  Operates all decontamination equipment (washers, ultrasonic unit, etc.).  Will inspect and assemble all surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies.  Uses the appropriate packaging methods in preparation of instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for sterilization.  Identifies and packages all items to be gas sterilized.  Operates sterilization units (pre-vac units, flash units, sterrad, etc.).  Sterilizes instrument sets and other reusable supplies and equipment.  Performs the required quality assurance checks on sterilization units (Biological, Bowie Dick Tests, etc).  Maintains records of quality assurance checks with sterilization records.  Interprets sterilization graphs/printouts and other indicators.  Transports sterilized supplies to appropriate storage areas and restocks shelves.  Must possess knowledge of all supplies and equipment maintained by the department.  Distributes supplies to nursing care units and other departments as required.  Must check expiration dates and package integrity before storage and distribution.  May be required to perform other duties as required.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Two years’ experience and must be IAHCSMM certified.  Must have excellent communication skills and follow written and verbal instructions.  Full-Time Position (2)

Central Sterile Technician

Responsible for sterilization and decontamination support to the Operating Room.  Using appropriate methods, will decontaminate all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies.  Operates all decontamination equipment (washers, ultrasonic unit, etc.).  Will inspect and assemble all surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies.  Uses the appropriate packaging methods in preparation of instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for sterilization.  Identifies and packages all items to be gas sterilized.  Operates sterilization units (pre-vac units, flash units, sterrad, etc.).  Sterilizes instrument sets and other reusable supplies and equipment.  Performs the required quality assurance checks on sterilization units (Biological, Bowie Dick Tests, etc).  Maintains records of quality assurance checks with sterilization records.  Interprets sterilization graphs/printouts and other indicators.  Transports sterilized supplies to appropriate storage areas and restocks shelves.  Must possess knowledge of all supplies and equipment maintained by the department.  Distributes supplies to nursing care units and other departments as required.  Must check expiration dates and package integrity before storage and distribution.  May be required to perform other duties as required.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Two years’ experience and must be IAHCSMM certified.  Must have excellent communication skills and follow written and verbal instructions.  Full-Time Position – Temporary

Clerk, Intraocular Lens

Responsible for the coordination of daily unit while acting as a receptionist and performing clerical/secretarial activities.  Prepares and labels IOL ordered when in stock, otherwise orders from a specific company.  Accepts booking for intra-ocular lens use and logs them in the book.  Reconciles all returned IOL the next day and return them in the shelf.  Does order entry to bill implanted IOL and keeps log.  Calls specific company for billing and replacement of implemented IOLs.  Does inventory of new IOLs received, matching each IOLs against the invoice received and stock them in the shelf.

High School Diploma or equivalent required.  Per Diem Position

Operating Room Nurse Manager

The Manager of Operative Services directs the clinical and administrative functions supporting all operative services of the Medical Center to ensure that high quality, effective, patient care and surgical assistance are provided. Operative services are provided in the Operating Room, and Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU). Along with the Assistant Director, directs the development of short term and long term goals and objectives for the department.  Implements policies and procedures and standards for all operative services and monitors for compliance. Participates in the development of an effective leadership team of professional staff. Participates in the development of the operating budget and ensures compliance with hospital budgetary guidelines. Provides leadership coverage, along with the Assistant Director for both Union Square and Chelsea campus. The Manager is cognizant of the philosophy, standards, objectives and policies of the Department and the Hospital Center.  Establishes and maintains "esprit de corps" through effective communication of departmental goals and objectives, quality standards, performance expectations, and desired leadership behaviors.  Assists, along with the Assistant Director, in the development of the operating and capital budgets for the department to ensure that they meet medical center fiscal objectives. Maintains effective communication with senior management, medical staff, patients, and contacts at other health care facilities to determine these needs.  Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served in assigned area.  Participates in the department’s performance improvement activities.  Assists in the selection, training, performance management, and development of professional staff.  Participates with medial staff and team members to plan and implement clearly defined patient care objectives, services, policies, and procedures.  Makes changes as necessary to ensure the effective delivery of quality care within all regulatory frameworks.  Participates in the development of other staff members.  Meets regulatory, licensure and annual health assessment requirements.  Identifies learning strengths and needs.  Utilizes learning resources.  Demonstrates a professional, courteous, and respectful attitude in dealing with patients, families and significant others.  Displays courtesy, tact and patience during interactions with all members of the hospital staff and extended community.  Bachelors of Science in Nursing required.  Advanced Degree in health care related area including Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Health Care Administration or Nursing preferred.  NYS Nursing License required.  Certificate in Operating Room Nurses (AORN) and BLS also required.  Full-time Position

Registered Professional Nurse                                                                                                                                                                     

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position

Surgical Technician

Responsibilities include assisting nurses in the provision of nursing care to surgical patients by performing routine and delegated duties according to the standards of practices and policies of the hospital and the Nursing Department.  Assists in the preparation of the operating room.  One year Surgical Technologist Program required; BCLS and Current CPR certification required.  Previous hospital and operating room experience preferred.  Ophthalmology and ENT experience also preferred.  Full-Time Position

Surgical Technician

Responsibilities include assisting nurses in the provision of nursing care to surgical patients by performing routine and delegated duties according to the standards of practices and policies of the hospital and the Nursing Department.  Assists in the preparation of the operating room.  One year Surgical Technologist Program required; BCLS and Current CPR certification required.  Previous hospital and operating room experience preferred.  Ophthalmology and ENT experience also preferred.  Per Diem Position (2)

5th Floor ASU

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position-Evening-2pm to 10pm

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Per Diem Position (2)

Nursing Assistant

Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit.  Transport of post-anesthesia patients; assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge.  May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units.  Must be computer literate.  Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required.   Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required.  Hospital related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position-Evening-Flexible

Nurse Practitioner

The 5th floor Nurse Practitioner (PAT) is responsible for the elective perioperative process for surgical patients at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.  The Nurse Practitioner conducts comprehensive health assessments demonstrating a high level of autonomy and expert skill in diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of complex responses of individuals to actual or potential health problems.  The Nurse Practitioner functions professionally under a practice agreement with the supervising physicians and operationally under the Nurse Manager of Pre- Admission Testing and 5th floor ASU.  Supports the mission and values of the hospital by providing leadership to the perioperative process as well as working autonomously and collaboratively with physicians, surgeons, anesthesiology, nursing and ancillary staff to improve clinical outcomes.  Facilitate compliance with order sets and protocols endorsed by the surgical department and Anesthesia. Order, perform, and interpret indicated and appropriate diagnostic studies such as lab test, x-rays, and EKGS.  Graduate of approved Nurse Practitioner Program with certification and MSN required.  Currently licensed in New York and have strong Microsoft Office skills.  Full-Time Position

Nursing 7th Floor

Nursing Assistant

Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit.  Transport of post-anesthesia patients; assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge.  May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units.  Must be computer literate.  Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required.   Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required.  Hospital related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position-Days-Flexible

Nursing Assistant

Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit.  Transport of post-anesthesia patients; assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge.  May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units.  Must be computer literate.  Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required.   Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required.  Hospital related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position-Evening-Flexible

Nurse Practitioner

The 5th floor Nurse Practitioner (PAT) is responsible for the elective perioperative process for surgical patients at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.  The Nurse Practitioner conducts comprehensive health assessments demonstrating a high level of autonomy and expert skill in diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up of complex responses of individuals to actual or potential health problems.  The Nurse Practitioner functions professionally under a practice agreement with the supervising physicians and operationally under the Nurse Manager of Pre- Admission Testing and 5th floor ASU.  Supports the mission and values of the hospital by providing leadership to the perioperative process as well as working autonomously and collaboratively with physicians, surgeons, anesthesiology, nursing and ancillary staff to improve clinical outcomes.  Facilitate compliance with order sets and protocols endorsed by the surgical department and Anesthesia. Order, perform, and interpret indicated and appropriate diagnostic studies such as lab test, x-rays, and EKGS.  Graduate of approved Nurse Practitioner Program with certification and MSN required.  Currently licensed in New York and have strong Microsoft Office skills.  Full-Time Position Evening Flex

Unit Clerk

Responsible for the coordination of daily unit while acting as a receptionist and performing clerical / secretarial activities. Performs EKG and Phlebotomy as needed. High School Diploma or equivalent. Nursing Assistant, EKG and Phlebotomy certificate. BCLS or HeartSaver certified. Hospital related experience preferred. Full-Time Position-Temporary-6 Months

Nursing 9th Floor

Nursing Assistant

Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit.  Transport of post-anesthesia patients; assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge.  May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units.  Must be computer literate.  Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required.   Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required.  Hospital related experience preferred.  Per Diem Position

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred.  Per Diem Position 

Nursing Administration

Clinical Informatics Specialis

Provides enterprise or departmental information systems support to Health System clinicians in support of clinical systems (EMR, Pharmacy, Nursing, etc.) as assigned.  Evaluates, plans, organizes and integrates information, computer and clinical sciences to optimize acquisition, storage, retrieval, management and communication of related clinical data, information and knowledge.  Assesses workflow related processes and requirements and facilitates system enhancements and modification to meet clinician requirements.  Recommends and implements approved system improvements.  Collaborates with management and clinicians in designing, implementing, and maintaining clinical applications (i.e. EMR, medication management systems, etc.).  Assists in the development of design specifications in support of new or modified clinical applications.  Documents current processes to establish a baseline for developmental improvements of future workflows and recommends and assists with implementing new and improved processes and workflows.  Acts as liaison and represents the system users/customers in all project initiatives.  Performs post-implementation monitoring of adoption and use.  Participates in interdisciplinary and process improvement teams to identify potential uses of the information systems and potential improvements in current use of systems.  Educates clinical and support staff to optimize information system/applications and maintain integrity.  Supports clinical staff to use technology in a manner which promotes patient safety, confidentiality, and efficiency.  Coordinates data reporting and performs analysis necessary to support patient/clinical records. Performance improvement and departmental decision-making.  Acts as liaison to clinically related committees (i.e. Nursing Institute, Institute for Clinical Excellence, P and T Committee, etc.) and staff to coordinate and communicate CIS projects and outcomes measurement.  Facilitates ongoing enterprise CIS design and implementation associated with assigned clinical discipline policies and practices and QM standards.  Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Pharmacy, Healthcare Management, Allied Health, Information Systems or related field required; Master’s Degree preferred.  Current licensure as appropriate (RN, Respiratory Therapy, Pharmacy, or other related clinical license) required.  Advanced clinical licensure (PA, NP) preferred.  Minimum of five years directly related clinical experience, healthcare informatics or healthcare operations, including leadership, and/or education required.  Current clinical practice, healthcare operations expertise and a strong customer service focus with ability to develop effective working relationships required.  Current knowledge of clinical practices and related information systems and computer applications required.  Maintains current knowledge of trends and advances in assigned clinical discipline and healthcare informatics as well as new developments in hardware and software technology.  Demonstrates initiative, problem identification, resolution and analytical skills are essential, as well as excellent oral and written communication skills.  Full-Time Position 

PACU

Nursing Assistant

Responsibilities include providing nursing care under supervision of Registered Nurse(s) that is consistent with the Philosophy and goals of the Nursing department and patient care unit.  Transport of post-anesthesia patients; assists in clerical functions and assist in additional assignments as determined by Nurse in charge.  May be floated or cross-trained to other patient’s units.  Must be computer literate.  Nursing Assistant Certification, High School Diploma, basic heart support, BCLS or HeartSaver required.   Certification of EKG and Phlebotomy required.  Hospital related experience preferred.  Full-Time Position

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Full Time Position

Patient Accounts

Support Clerk

Assists the Billing Area Supervisor by performing clerical duties associated with the department.  Duties include, but are not limited to, correspondence review and distribution, mailing UB04’s, scanning documents, adding insurance information to patient accounts, review patient returned statements, review monthly agency close-out reports, and any other special projects assigned by supervisors.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Full-Time Position

Physician Assistants

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Responsible for assessment of the health status of patients and families by means of a comprehensive health history and physical examination.  Initiates selected therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, consultations and laboratory examinations.  Prescribes medication regimens, interprets findings and alters plan of care according to accepted standards of care and practice guidelines.  Educates and counsels in the areas of health promotion, maintenance, disease prevention, and management of acute and chronic illnesses.  Documents findings and plan of care in the patient’s medical records.  Consults with physicians according to established standards, policies, procedures, and protocols.  Initiates referrals to specialty services and fosters continuity of care.  Participates in team meetings and conferences to enhance the interdisciplinary approach to care delivery.  Performs a patient record review with the collaborating physician in a timely fashion, but not less than every three months if utilizing a collaborative practice agreement.  Must have a NYS Nursing License with an active Nursing Registration.  Must be a graduate of a NYS registered Nurse Practitioner Program or equivalent OR is certified as a Nurse Practitioner by a national association via examination.  Must have completed a pharmacy component of not less than the required semester hours or the equivalent AND has been instructed in NYS and federal laws relating to prescriptions and record keeping (3 hour course).  Must be a graduate of a Master’s program designed to prepare an NP to diagnose, treat, and prescribe for a patient’s condition of an approved supplemental education program, i.e., post-Masters NP certificate.  Must have previous progressive ambulatory experience and preferably professional certification.  Per Diem Position

Purchasing

Receiving Clerk

Assists the Supervisor in the accurate and timely receipt and distribution of all goods received at the Infirmary on a daily basis.  Also, responsible for the receipt of deliveries into the Meditech computer system and the timely shipping of goods, as needed.  Two years minimum prior experience in office setting, preferably in receiving area.  Some computer experience required.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Full-Time Position

Radiology

CT Technologist

Must be able to utilize CT Scanners to produce cross-section images of patient's internal organs and tissues for the diagnosis of medical issues.  Candidate must be able to interpret a physician's instructions, administer contrast materials, prepare and operate the CT scanner and position patient correctly.  Must be able to conduct examinations in accordance with the highest standards of safety, courtesy, and privacy at all times.  Five years CT experience and multi-slice technology required.  Must have New York State License/Radiologic Technology and ARRT certification.  Per Diem Position

Retinal Diagnostic Center

Patient Service Representative 

Responsibilities include answering and screening phone calls; scheduling appointments; greeting patients; obtains and processes necessary information regarding appointments and cancellations. Data entry and output; prints reports. Maintains office filing system and/or patient chart system. Processes receipts; checks and prepares patient charts. Other duties as assigned by department head. 1-2 years’ experience in a service office environment. High school diploma. Bilingual preferred. Some knowledge of computers and good communication skills.  Full-Time Position

Registered Professional Nurse

Responsibilities include the provision of direct comprehensive care to ambulatory / emergency service patients as part of the healthcare team.  Provide care that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department and the patient care unit.  BSN/BSN prepared required. Current NY State nursing license/registration required.  BCLS/ACLS/PALS certification required. Computer knowledge preferred.  At least 1 year experience in Ambulatory Care or Med/Surg preferred. Eye\ENT related experience preferred. Full Time Position, 9am to 5pm with Rotating Weekends, 7:30am to 3:30pm

Security

Security Lead

Responsible for overall assistance to the Manager and Director in the seamless administration of the Security Department.  Adept with the orientation of the hospital, customer service skills, must possess the ability to clearly communicate both verbally and in writing along with maintaining the skills necessary to resolve situations as appropriate while following the established chain of command.  A high school diploma and a valid NY State Security Guard License is required.  Full Time Position

Security Manager

The Security manager supervises Security Lead(s) and Security Officers and is accountable for the maintenance of an outstanding and professional security team.  Adept with the orientation of the hospital, customer service skills, must possess the ability to clearly communicate both verbally and in writing along with the necessary aptitude to diffuse situations as appropriate while following the established chain of command.  Ten years of law enforcement or Security experience and a NY State Security Guard License is required. Full Time Position

Security Officer

Responsible for protecting the Infirmary properties / assets and all staff, patients and visitors that enter the Infirmary against fire, theft, vandalism, or any unlawful act. To provide service and assist other security officers as needed. To see that all rules and regulations are enforced at all times. Directs and assists employees, patients, and visitors in reaching their destinations. Has NY State Security Guard License displaying NYS 8 hour pre-assignment basic security course and 16 hour OJT. Possess a NYS/NJ Driver’s License Preferred. High School Diploma or GED required. Has at least 2 years security officer job experience or military experience preferred. Good verbal and written communication skills. Full-Time Position (1)

 Security Officer

Responsible for protecting the Infirmary properties / assets and all staff, patients and visitors that enter the Infirmary against fire, theft, vandalism, or any unlawful act. To provide service and assist other security officers as needed. To see that all rules and regulations are enforced at all times. Directs and assists employees, patients, and visitors in reaching their destinations. Has NY State Security Guard License displaying NYS 8 hour pre-assignment basic security course and 16 hour OJT. Possess a NYS/NJ Driver’s License Preferred. High School Diploma or GED required. Has at least 2 years security officer job experience or military experience preferred. Good verbal and written communication skills. Full-Time-Temporary (2)

Security Officer

Responsible for protecting the Infirmary properties / assets and all staff, patients and visitors that enter the Infirmary against fire, theft, vandalism, or any unlawful act. To provide service and assist other security officers as needed. To see that all rules and regulations are enforced at all times. Directs and assists employees, patients, and visitors in reaching their destinations. Has NY State Security Guard License displaying NYS 8 hour pre-assignment basic security course and 16 hour OJT. Possess a NYS/NJ Driver’s License Preferred. High School Diploma or GED required. Has at least 2 years security officer job experience or military experience preferred. Good verbal and written communication skills. Per Diem Position (3)

Sleep Study Center

 

Polysomnographic Technician/Sleep Center Technician

 

New York State license required; must be authorized to work in New York State.  Responsibilities include demonstrating the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and provide age specific care in the treatment, assessment, and education of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.  Assist with scoring sleep/wake stages by applying professionally accepted guidelines. Comply with applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and standards regarding safety and infection control issues. Performing routine equipment care, maintenance and inventory evaluation. A.S. or B.S. degree preferred.  Excellent written and spoken communication skills. Successful completion of a polysomnography program, of no less than one year duration, associated with a state licensed and/or a nationally accredited educational facility. At least 6 months of experience in a sleep disorder center or laboratory required. 

 

Full-Time Position (2)

 

Social Services

Administrative Assistant

Responsible for coordinating transportation using MAS and MLTC providers.  Acts as the Kronos Timekeeper.  Will answer multiple phone lines, process statistics for the department, maintain the budget spreadsheet, update policies in Policy Manager, and type general correspondence.  Acts as liaison with other departments and outside agencies as requested by the Director.  Participates in process improvement.  Maintains office equipment and supplies.  Must be proficient in MS Word and Excel.  Bilingual preferred.  Must be able to develop and maintain an organized system for office functioning.  Must have a knowledge of government entitlement programs and community resources in the metropolitan area and be able to function in a fast paced environment.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Experience in health care and/or Social Work agency.  Full-Time Temporary Position

Transportation Coordinator

Maintains and implements the provision of transportation and escort services to eligible patients.  Organizes and carries out systems to maintain an efficient Social Work Office responsive to the needs of patients, staff, and community.  Screens and evaluates requests for transportation.  Explains Medicaid/Medicare/Managed Long-Term Care guidelines and Infirmary procedures to patients, hospital staff, and community agencies.  Reviews patient medical records and consults with Physician; understands the impact of patient age and medical condition.  Consults with the Director of Social Services on borderline cases and maintains up to date hard copy and computerized files.  Monitors daily operations of transportation program and handles presenting problems.  Apprises the Director of quality of services with patients and/or vendors.  Carries out procedures required for transport approval and for participation in the program including securing authorization for new cases, recertifying existing patients and terminating ones that are no longer eligible for the program. Establishes effective working relationships with medical answering services, Logisticare, and individual transport vendors.  Evaluates service delivery.  Identifies new providers when necessary and secures/updates documentation of vendor licenses and liability insurance.  Makes rounds through the Ambulatory Surgery Unit (ASU) to identify patients in need of transport and/or escort services; tracks Operating Room delays for existing patients receiving transport.  Provides aid to patients that need assistance arranging for private pay escort services upon discharge from the ASU.  Performs data entry and formulates statistical reports linked to transport/escort utilization and patient satisfaction.  Participates in performance improvement activities related to transport/escort service delivery.  Provides ongoing education to surgical coordinators in the Ambulatory Care Center and private practices to encourage preadmission referrals to prevent Operating Room delays and to enhance the patient experience.  Verifies accuracy of billing for “bill hospital” transportation services.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Must have experience in health care and/or social work agency.  Ability to develop and maintain organized system for office functioning.  Must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.  Knowledge of Medicaid/Medicare, Managed Long Term Care, and private payer guidelines for the provision of livery, ambullette and ambulance transportation services required.  Bilingual preferred.  Part-Time > 22.5

Social Worker

Follows patients through the continuum of care providing psychosocial services to patients and families on the Inpatient and Ambulatory Surgery Units as well as in the Ambulatory Care Center.  Conducts pre-admission evaluations and collaborates with a multidisciplinary team to provide counseling and coordinate discharge planning.  Leads psycho-educational support groups for patients with chronic disease specific issues.  Monthly planning and organization of on-site support groups which includes community outreach, setting agendas for discussion, arranging guest lectures along with the weekly maintenance of an online forum.  Recruits for and initiates new support groups and creates opportunities for the expansion of the support group program at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.  Participates in performance improvement initiatives and program development.  Attends Head and Neck Cancer Patient Case Conferences and Discharge Planning Meetings.  MSW from an institution accredited by the CSWE and NYS LCSW required.  Minimum of 2 years of post-master’s social work experience in a hospital setting required.  Minimum of 2 years of experience running support groups in a health care setting required.  Full-Time Position

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AddressNew York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
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