Why Choose Mount Sinai?
Ranked 16th out of nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide by U.S. News & World Report in its 2014-2015 edition of "Best Hospitals," Mount Sinai is a recognized leader for unparalleled clinical care and research, and is at the forefront of shaping the healthcare landscape. We are also ranked in eight specialties and the Kravis Children's Hospital at Mount Sinai is ranked in six pediatric specialties. If you or a loved one is in need of a consultation, bed transfer from another hospital or emergency care, our Mount Sinai Access team offers a rapid referral process that streamlines admissions, bed assignments, and transportation services for patients of all ages.
We understand it can be daunting navigating the path to the correct service or physician, which is why Mount Sinai has established Mount Sinai Access for both physicians and patients. We also understand physicians often require a rapid response for referred patients and bed transfers. Our team of nurses is here to help you find the right physician among our comprehensive services.
Rapid Access to Mount Sinai 24/7
Mount Sinai Access is a 24/7 concierge service available to assist physicians, patients, and family members connect with one of our highly trained specialists. We understand your time is valuable and quality patient care comes first. Whatever time of day you need assistance, our nurses will glean pertinent information to facilitate rapid care delivery for patients of all ages.
Streamlined Hospital-to-Hospital Transfers
Our Inter-Hospital Transfer Service is designed to streamline the referral and acceptance process for your patient or loved one may be admitted quickly. Our qualified nurses and paramedics will assist with finding an accepting physician for your patient, working with your insurance company and obtaining bed placement at the appropriate level of care as well as facilitating a direct admission to The Mount Sinai Hospital.
For patients in the New York Metropolitan area or overseas, our paramedics will arrange specialized transportation at Advanced or Basic Cardiac Life Support levels, and for pediatric care as required.
Our goal is to conveniently and efficiently provide you and your patient or loved one a seamless transition of care.