About The Mount Sinai Hospital

Founded in 1852, The Mount Sinai Hospital is a 1,171-bed, tertiary-care teaching facility acclaimed internationally for excellence in clinical care.

The Mount Sinai Hospital was named to the U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll in its 2014-2015 edition, ranking 16th out of nearly 5,000 hospitals nationwide. Mount Sinai also ranks in several specialties, and is top 10 in four of those: Geriatrics (#2), Gastroenterology (#9), Cardiology (#10) and Ear, Nose & Throat (#10).

Additionally, Kravis Children’s Hospital at Mount Sinai received U.S. News and World Report 2015-2016 rankings in seven pediatric specialties:

  • Cancer
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology and GI Surgery
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Pulmonology
  • Urology

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is internationally recognized as a leader in groundbreaking clinical and basic science research and is known for its innovative approach to medical education.

With a faculty of more than 3,400 in 38 clinical and basic science departments and centers, Mount Sinai ranks among the top 20 medical schools in receipt of National Institutes of Health grants. In its 2012 "America’s Best Graduate Schools" issue, U.S. News & World Report ranks the Icahn School of Medicine 18th out of 126 medical schools nationwide.

Hospital Statistics

The Mount Sinai Hospital, founded 1852

Hospital Statistics1    

    1,171      Beds
    2,510      Physicians
    1,097      Residents and Fellows
    2,278      Nurses
  58,332      Inpatient Discharges
644,527      Outpatient visits                                (non-emergency room)
102,639     Emergency Room Visits

1 As of calendar year 2013

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, founded 1968

Academic Community1

550      Medical Students
272      PhD Students
98        MD/PhD Students
598     Postdoctoral Fellows

NIH Funding
$214 million

NIH Funding Ranking Among
U.S. Medical Schools

U.S. News & World Report Ranking
Among Medical Schools1


1As of 2013