Invasive, Non-Interventional Cardiologist Opportunity in St. Louis
SSM Health in St. Louis, MO is actively seeking a BE/BC Invasive, Non-Interventional Cardiologist to join our growing SSM Heart Institute which consists of 37 Cardiologists, 4 Cardiothoracic Surgeons, 2 Electrophysiologists, and 15 Advanced Practitioners. This physician will be an employee of Metro Heart Group of St. Louis and provide services through a PSA (Physician Services Agreement) with SSM. This physician will join a group of 3 interventional cardiologist and 2 advanced practitioners. The practice is located just 30 miles northwest of downtown St. Louis in St. Charles County and will cover three local hospitals. The practice is a mixture of office and hospital responsibility and is supported by a large and growing PCP group. Call is 1:4 on weekdays and 1:4 on weekends. The physician work week will consist of 4 ½ days per week (1/2 day off) including: 1 ½ office days and 3 days in the hospital performing diagnostic procedures and hospital consults.
The preferred candidate will be BC in Internal Medicine and BC/BE in Cardiovascular Diseases; strong clinical background in invasive and non-interventional cardiology with an emphasis in cardiac imaging; experience in 3D-echo, TEE, nuclear imaging, vascular imaging, and/or structural heart disease is highly desirable.
Metro Heart provides a competitive compensation package that includes an income guarantee with a bonus options. Benefits include vacation, fully paid family health and dental insurance, a disability allowance, shareholder track opportunity, and retirement plan fully vesting after 5 years of service.
About SSM Heart Institute
A service of SSM Health Care – St. Louis, SSM Heart Institute is the St. Louis region’s most experienced provider of comprehensive heart care. A team of skilled cardiologists, electrophysiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons provides the most advanced treatment, advanced techniques and unparalleled experience for the best clinical outcomes. Combined with expert nursing and technical staff, this team offers a full range of services to prevent, diagnose and treat heart disease. SSM Heart Institute services are available at five SSM hospitals located in St. Louis and St. Charles counties. For more information, go to www.ssmhealth.com/heart.
St. Louis is a city that offers residents the best of Midwest living. With industries in biotechnology to breweries, professional sports to outstanding sports leagues for children, exceptional shopping and restaurants to exciting night life and live entertainment, St. Louis is an outstanding place to live. St. Louis ranks 7th in the country as the headquarters location for Fortune 500 companies and boasts the 6th lowest cost of living among major metro areas. Home to prestigious universities excellent suburban school systems and over 300 of the finest private schools in the nation, St. Louis is an exceptional place to raise a family.
SSM Health St. Louis is a Missouri Quality Award Recipient and our five adult and one children's hospital are all winners of many national and regional awards for our process management and clinical outcomes.
If interested, please forward your CV to:
Scott Lindblom, SSM Physician Recruiter