SSM Health St. Louis has multiple community medicine and academic medicine physician practice opportunities within our neurosurgery group. SSM Health is a Catholic not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through a robust and fully integrated health care delivery system. Headquartered in St. Louis, SSM Health has care delivery sites in Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma and Wisconsin. The health system includes 24 hospitals, more than 300 physician offices and other outpatient care sites, 10 post-acute facilities, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance company, a technology company and an Accountable Care Organization.
With more than 10,000 providers and 40,000 employees in four states, SSM Health is one of the largest employers in every community it serves. An early adopter of the electronic health record (EHR), SSM Health is a national leader for the depth of its EHR integration. SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis
is a 470-bed full-service hospital and a Level II Trauma, Level I STEMI Center, and Comprehensive Stroke Center treating patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area . DePaul Hospital is in Bridgeton, Missouri just 20 minutes northwest of downtown St. Louis.
Doctors and specialists here provide exceptional care to patients seeking treatment for a full range of conditions that affect the brain and spine. Our multidisciplinary approach to care includes physician experts supported by a team of stroke coordinators, therapists and specially trained nurses and technicians from SSM Health hospitals across the region. Together, they provide the full continuum of care for people with neurological disorders. In addition, we offer some of the most advanced technology available to provide an unsurpassed level of neurological care.
This opportunity includes:
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- Large volume location with a robust Neurosurgery and PCP referral network
- Established, collegial practice of a six-neurosurgeon department
- Call is 1:3 on weeknight and weekend rotation at single hospital. No travel required
- High complexity of cases including head, neck and spine surgeries
- Thrombectomy capable stroke center with two neurointerventionalists on staff
- State of the art equipment including microscopes and stealth station
- Team based approach to care with top-trained neurosurgeons and mid-level providers
- Collaborative multidisciplinary care team to support the delivery of exceptional individualized care to patients
- Opportunities for involvement in committees & quality initiatives
is a member of SSM Health Care-St. Louis and includes almost 400 primary and specialty care physicians in 65 locations, including 5 urgent care clinics.
At SSM, we take pride in the physician leadership of our Medical Group. Our physicians have a voice in their own practice operations, as well as the overall direction of the organization. Our SSM physician leadership allows physicians to manage the care of their own patients and provide appropriate treatment to meet each patient's unique needs.
All SSM Health Medical Group primary care practices are nationally recognized as NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Homes and provide exceptional care through evidence-based protocols, while coordinating and managing patient care across the continuum.
The St. Louis, Missouri metropolitan area has 2.8 million residents and activities for everyone! Highlights include the world renown Arch, the St. Louis Symphony, Fox Theater, Art Museum, Science Center, Botanical Gardens and one of the best zoos in the country . St. Louis is a big-league city where the best fans in baseball cheer on the 11-time World Series championship Cardinals, along with the 2019 Stanley Cup winning NHL St. Louis Blues. In 2023, an MLS expansion team, St. Louis City SC, will begin play.
Pick a lifestyle - St. Louis has it - the city itself boasts diverse, iconic neighborhoods and proud heritage. Revitalized urban areas including Benton Park, Soulard , the Central West End, the downtown loft district, The Grove and Tower Grove South neighborhoods. Easily accessible suburbs offer award winning public, private and parochial schools. You'll find diverse worship and cultural opportunities through the metropolitan area. The proliferation of exceptional institutions of higher education, including Washington University, St. Louis University, and University of Missouri demonstrates that education is a priority for St. Louis .
This opportunity has competitive compensation and a robust benefit package of health, dental and vision , and life insurance , retirement with employer match contribution, sign-on and retention bonuses, paid vacation, with $5k annual CME allowance.
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