Due to growth and market demand in a suburb with minimal competition, SSM Health - St. Louis seeks a Board Certified Rheumatologist. The position is primarily outpatient, including inpatient consults, but no critical care. Servicing a single hospital, call is 1:3. Partners are experienced, and well-established in the market. Physician will participate in oversight of the onsite infusion center. The preferred candidate will be comfortable seeing patients with lupus and arthritis and will be knowledgeable about new Biologics.
SSM Health - St. Louis' mission "Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God", is embodied by 11,000 employees and 2,500 staff physicians. Sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of Mary, and winner of the Missouri Quality Award and multiple Best Places to Work awards, SSM Health - St. Louis includes 7 hospitals which offer comprehensive health care services, and specialized service lines in heart, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics, pediatrics, weight-loss, sleep, imaging, rehabilitation, behavioral health, and fetal surgery. Our medical group has over 350 physicians in 40 locations.
SSM Health - St. Clare Hospital, which opened in 2009, is a 180- bed facility complete with Heart and Neuroscience Institutes, Cancer Care, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, Outpatient Procedure and Diagnostic Centers, and on-campus physician offices. St. Clare serves the needs of a rapidly growing suburban population in Fenton, located in southwest St. Louis County.
Family friendly Fenton, MO is known as the City of Parks, with 350 acres of parkland that includes soccer fields, ball diamonds, sand volleyball courts, basketball courts, playgrounds, fishing ponds and over 9 miles of bike/pedestrian paths throughout the city. Residents can reach downtown St. Louis in about 20 minutes.
The St. Louis metropolitan area has over 2 million residents, a rich history, and wonderful attractions. Visitors to downtown can enjoy the Arch, MLB Cardinals and NHL Blues, the St. Louis Symphony, Fox Theater, Art Museum, Science Center, Botanical Gardens and a world-class, free Zoo. The area has outstanding public and private schools, and 3 major Universities.
For additional information, or to be considered for one of these positions, please contact Teresa Kenney, Physician Recruiter at:email@example.com
or call 314-523-8055 (office) or 314-640-5690 (cell).
- Readiness to join a busy, established practice
- Board certification or eligiblity in Rheumatology
- Missouri license
- Familiar with new biologics
- Comfortable caring for arthritis and lupus patients