Victory Internal Medicine was initially established by Seth Brum, MD, and Shye Wortman, MD. Serving the Staten Island community since 2000, Mount Sinai Doctors Victory Internal Medicine has expanded to include 16 providers, including both North Shore/Mid-Island and South Shore locations.

Our team of board certified internists utilizes electronic medical records to offer seamless care for each patient at all locations. As a member of the Mount Sinai Health System Network, we offer seamless access to the latest advances in research and treatments by internationally recognized experts at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City.

Office Policies

Before arriving at one of our facilities for treatment, we ask that each patient review the following instructions. By adhering to these standard office policies, you will help our physicians carry out prompt and efficient service. Our team appreciates your cooperation with our following office policies:

  • Always call ahead for an appointment. We have extended hours and will try to accommodate urgent visits on the same day.
  • Copayments and deductible payments are expected at the time of service. We accept major credit cards, including American Express, MasterCard, Visa, and Discover, as well as personal checks and cash.
  • We accept most major insurance plans. If your insurance plan requires that you select a Primary Care Physician (PCP), please make sure to select one of our physicians as your PCP. Be aware that some procedures require special authorization according to your individual insurance plan.

If you have any questions regarding the requirements of your insurance plan, please contact your insurance company for further guidance.

Medicare Information

At Mount Sinai Doctors Victory Internal Medicine, we believe that prevention is the first step toward reducing the risk of disease and staying healthy. Keeping this in mind, all patients, including Medicare recipients, have access to an array of precautionary tests and treatments.

Learn more about Medicare benefits by visiting the Medicare homepage

Certifications and Accreditations

Mount Sinai Doctors Victory Internal Medicine participates in several quality assurance programs, including:

  • Richmond Quality Accountable Care Organization (ACO), a group of doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers, who come together voluntarily to give coordinated quality care to their Medicare patients
  • Staten Island Performing Provider System (SIPPS), a partnership working toward better health for Staten Island residents
  • National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) 2014 Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) certification

NCQA is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to assessing and reporting on the quality of managed care plans, managed behavioral health care organizations, preferred provider organizations, new health plans, physician organizations, and credentials verification.

PCMH is a team-based health care delivery model led by a health care provider that is intended to provide comprehensive and continuous medical care to patients with the goal of obtaining maximized health outcomes. PCMH programs are supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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Awards

  • UnitedHealthcare PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award, for 2014 and 2015

Awarded for excellence in delivering preventive care services to Medicare Advantage patients, the PATH program tracks and identifies gaps in patient treatment with the goal of improving health outcomes. Mount Sinai Doctors Victory Internal Medicine was among approximately 1,000 practices nationwide that successfully met the program’s goals.