SSM Health Care in St. Louis, MO is actively seeking a BE/BC Neuro Hospitalist to join our growing 19 member Neurosciences team which consists of 11 neurologists and 8 neurosurgeons. Our St. Louis Physician Organization has over 300 employed physicians including a large primary care base which results in a strong referral network. Our dynamic team of colleagues offers a phenomenal practice environment for the incoming physician. The ideal candidate will be Board Certified or Board Eligible (take Boards within one year) in Neurology and have comfort in caring for stroke patients at certified stroke centers as well as general neurology patients. This position exists due to an increase in patient volume and will provide Hospitalist services at SSM DePaul Health Center and SSM St. Joseph Hospital West. Work days are Monday through Friday, call is 1:5 (1 day per week and every 5th weekend) and shared with the general Neurologists. The Neuro Hospitalist can expect to see an average of 20 inpatients/day
Competitive 2-year income guarantee plus the ability to earn over the income guarantee based on a generous productivity based compensation plan. Comprehensive benefit package including relocation allowance; paid malpractice, retirement programs; health/dental/vision insurance, 4 weeks vacation (6 weeks after 2 years), 1 week CME with $5,000 CME allowance.
About SSM Neurosciences Institute
A service of SSM Health Care – St. Louis, SSM Neurosciences Institute provides specialized expertise to diagnose and treat a number of disorders that afflict the brain and nervous system, including stroke, spine ailments, epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, multiple sclerosis and more. An expert team of neurologists, neurosurgeons and neuro-interventionists provides a full range of neurological care, using state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment technology, including two biplane angiography suites. SSM Neurosciences Institute operates the St. Louis region’s leading network of stroke centers, with locations at five SSM hospitals throughout St. Louis and St. Charles counties. Each has achieved “Get With the Guidelines” recognition from the American Stroke Association. For more information, go to www.ssmhealth.com/neuro.
About SSM DePaul Health Center
SSM DePaul Health Center is a 476-bed, full-service hospital located at the intersection of Interstates 70 and 270 in North St. Louis County. It is a member of SSM Health Care-St. Louis, a Missouri Quality Award recipient. Founded in 1828, SSM DePaul was the first hospital west of the Mississippi River and remains the oldest continuously existing business in St. Louis. Today SSM DePaul is a Joint Commission-certified Primary Stroke Center, operates the only Level II Trauma Center in its service region and offers the most advanced technology and procedures available including minimally invasive heart, spine, knee, hip and weight loss surgery. SSM DePaul also operates the most comprehensive robotic surgical program in the region and is a Premier QUEST High Performing Hospital award winner. To learn more, visit www.ssmdepaul.com.
About SSM St. Joseph Hospital West
SSM St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake Saint Louis, Mo., was established in 1986 to meet the expanding health care needs of western St. Charles County. The 122-bed acute care hospital maintains a state-designated Level III Trauma Center, a nationally accredited Chest Pain Center and Primary Stroke Center, and is a winner Premier QUEST High Performing Hospital Award. It is a member of SSM Health Care – St. Louis, a Missouri Quality Award winner. The facility offers a broad range of services and programs including SSM Cancer Care, SSM Neurosciences Institute, SSM Heart Institute and a dedicated pediatric emergency department. SSM St. Joseph Hospital West is the largest provider of health care services in western St. Charles, Warren and Lincoln counties. For more information about SSM St. Joseph Hospital West, visit www.ssmstjosephwest.com.
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 Care 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.