SSM Medical Group in St. Louis is seeking to employ a Board Certified or Board Eligible Rheumatologist. The practice is both inpatient and outpatient with 1:3 call at one SSM Hospital location. Call has traditionally been light with some consults for inpatients but usually not attending. This opportunity exists due to growth and market demand in an area where minimal competition exists. You will join a well-established Rheumatologist with 30 years of experience. Practice will house an infusion center. Preferred candidate will be comfortable seeing patients with lupus or arthritis and possess new Biologics knowledge. Physician will participate in the oversight of the infusion center and have the option of performing ultrasound guided joint injections.
The Hospital Opened in 1828, SSM DePaul Health Center is a 476-bed, full service Catholic hospital. SSM DePaul was the first hospital west of the Mississippi River and remains the oldest continuously existing business in St. Louis. Today, SSM DePaul offers the only Level II Trauma Center in North St. Louis County and serves patients from across the St. Louis metropolitan area, with concentration in the surrounding communities of Bridgeton, Florissant, Hazelwood, St. Ann, Olivette, St. John, Maryland Heights and Overland in Missouri. SSM DePaul offers a wide range of comprehensive medical care, with all private rooms in a convenient, central location. DePaul Health Center offers the most advanced technology and procedures available including minimally invasive heart, spine, knee, hip and weight loss surgery. SSM Healthcare owns 16 hospitals and operates in four states: Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma. SSM Health Care's mission is: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God. Their commitment to exceptional care has been recognized nationally and in each of the states where the system operates. Known nationally for outstanding quality and safety, SSM is the first health-care recipient of the Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Award, and is the first large health system to go tobacco-free, inside and out.
The Community Bridgeton lies just 20 miles North West of St. Louis, Missouri. With the close proximity to St. Louis, you can enjoy all the amenities the city has to offer. The St. Louis metro area is among the 20th largest metropolitan areas in the United States with a population of 2,900,605. In downtown St. Louis, the Arch, three professional sports teams; the St. Louis Cardinals, the St. Louis Blues and the St. Louis Rams, the St. Louis Symphony, the Fox Theater, Art Museum, Science Center, Botanical Gardens and the Zoo are wonderful attractions. Three major Universities: Washington University, St. Louis University, and the University of Missouri- St. Louis, along with award winning school systems including 214 private schools and 268 public schools serving 49,194 students. You can get the best of both worlds with a charming community and a robust metropolitan city with more than 2 million residents.
You’ve known us as many names throughout St. Louis, and now, we’re bringing our hospitals, doctors, home care and other services together under one name – SSM Health. With seven hospitals, 350+ physicians, more than 40 physician locations and 12,000 employees, we are part of something bigger and better. We’re connected to a wealth of resources, expertise and advance technology to help you, your fa...mily and our community live long, healthy lives.
We’ve grown and changed a lot over our 143-year history. Our name may be changing but our mission remains the same