Einstein/Montefiore Division of Critical Care Medicine

Accomplishments and Awards

  • Peter Dicpinigaitis, MD, Professor of Medicine (Critical Care) and Director of the Montefiore Cough Center, was named Editor-in-Chief of LUNG, a journal for pulmonary researchers and clinicians. Dr. Dicpinigaitis has served as Associate Editor since 2008. 

    LUNG, a Springer publication, publishes original articles, reviews and editorials on all aspects of the healthy and diseased lungs, of the airways, and of breathing.

  • The Einstein Montefiore Division of Critical Care Medicine was featured in the Wall Street Journal for several innovations over the past decade that have positioned it as a model for effective critical care delivery.
  • Five Critical Care Medicine faculty members and fellows (Graciela Soto, Sharon Leung, Adam Keene, and Manoj Karwa) are currently completing the Einstein Clinical Research Training Master of Science Program.
  • The Critical Care Medicine Service follows best practices according to the Leapfrog Group guidelines for ICU physician staffing and computerized order entry. The recent Leapfrog Group Report has ranked Montefiore in the Top 10 Hospitals for patient safety, most of which is based on quality ICU staffing. Montefiore is ranked by the Leapfrog Group among the top one percent of all U.S. hospitals based on its strategic investments in sophisticated and integrated healthcare technology.
  • Einstein Critical Care Medicine Fellows have received the competitive Montefiore Academic Fellow of the Year Award four out of the past five years.
  • Critical Care Medicine faculty and fellowship program graduates have received the competitive Teacher of the Year Awards at Montefiore, Jacobi and Long Island Jewish Hospitals for the past five years.
  • The Critical Care Medicine Service’s clinical and financial outcomes are among the top 15 in the nation according to the Solucient Institute’s (Sachs–HCIA–VISICU) Top 100 Report.
  • Einstein CCM’s clinical outcomes in CABG and craniotomy surgery are the best in New York State and New York City.


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Contact Us

Moses Campus
Montefiore Medical Center
Ground Floor, Gold Zone
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467

Phone : 718-904-3015
Fax : 718-863-5763

Einstein Campus
Jack D. Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461

Phone: 718-904-3015
Fax: 718-863-5763

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