Clinical training takes place at Beth Israel Medical Center's Petrie Division with rotations in trauma at Elmhurst Hospital Center and pediatric Emergency Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center. All clinical training sites are in close proximity to Beth Israel, and all are easily accessible via mass transportation..
From the tourist who walks in with a wrist sprain to the septic nursing home patient, there is no such thing as an uneventful shift here in the heart of downtown Manhattan. We are situated next to Union Square, the East and West Villages, Chinatown, Soho, Tribeca and the Lower East Side. Celebrities, Citibikers and everyone in between…we see it all.SEE BENEFITS
Our faculty work to provide both didactic and bedside teaching, focusing on patient communication, clinical evaluation, ultrasound, and simulation.
Our patient population is an equal mix of indigent, blue collar, and high class - which gives us a unique opportunity to experience the skills required to approropriately treat a large variety of patients.
While residents spend the majority of their time at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, our residents are able to get exposure to a number of different clinical practice environments, including community, academic, and county Emergency Departments throughout Manhattan, the Bronx, and Queens.
Our attendings have experience ranging from high academic centers to small community hospitals which allows us to learn a tremendous variety of approaches towards our patients.