Weill Cornell Medicine

Weill Cornell Medicine

  • New York City, NY

  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Title: Acupuncturist I

Location: Upper East Side

Org Unit: Integrative Health

Work Days:

Exemption Status:

Position Summary

Provides the full scope of acupuncture services for patients and education for the staff and community, with the goal of enhancing patients’ well-being and quality of life. This roel is also an opportunity for clinical training to learn how to develop effective, personalized acupuncture treatment plans for a range of conditions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Conducts one-on-one acupuncture consultations, group acupuncture sessions, and acupressure.
  • Documents detailed visit summaries in the electronic medical record and plan for patient follow-up
  • Provides education to patients, clients, community groups, and staff on the benefits of acupuncture
  • Works primarily with outpatients, but may also work with hospitalized patients
  • Complies with all WCM policies and procedures, and adheres to HIPAA regulations.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree


Approximately 1-2 years of acupuncture experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to exercise standards of professionalism, including appearance, presentation and demeanor.
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent customer service skills in person, via email and on the telephone.
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written).

Licenses and Certifications

  • Current acupuncture license in state of New York.
  • Graduate of an acupuncture program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM).

Working Conditions/Physical Demands

Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that’s committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. Our doctors and scientists-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization-are engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side’s scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine’s powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U.S. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients – the center of everything we do. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

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