Endocrinology | SSM Health Medical Group - 1101 Highway K | O'Fallon, MO | Req #: 19001478
SSM Health Medical Group, serving the needs of the St. Louis, MO area with almost 400 physicians in 40 locations, has an exceptional career opportunity at our O'Fallon, MO location for a practicing Endocrinologist or a new fellow. This position offers:
A busy, conveniently located multispecialty clinic with substantial community need and waiting patient panel
The ability to perform procedures in the clinic
A well respected, physician led practice model
Above average compensation, including signing and retention bonuses
Great benefits including retirement, comprehensive health, dental and vision plans, generous vacation and paid, reimbursed CME
Highly trained, experienced staff and EHR integrated system wide in order to minimize physician time spent on non-clinical tasks
Affiliation with SSM St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis
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SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis recently underwent a $70 million renovation and expansion, bringing the total number of patient rooms (all private) to 199. The hospital was built in 1986 to meet the needs of western St. Charles County, and is currently the leading provider of emergency and obstetric services in St. Charles, Warren and Lincoln Counties. Offering a broad range of exceptional services in a warm and welcoming environment, St. Joseph Hospital West is a convenient resource, allowing area residents to receive outstanding health care close to home.
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- M.D. or D.O.
- Completion of an ACGME or AOA Endocrinology Fellowship Program
- Board Certification in Internal Medicine
- BC/BE in Endocrinology (must become Board Certified within 2 years)
- Missouri Medical License
- DEA certificate
- ACLS certification
Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience
In addition to clinical skills, the candidate must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, professionalism with an emphasis on integrity, a commitment to excellence, and ethical principles of clinical care. Also required are an ability to exercise confidentiality of patient information, informed consent, demonstration of respect, and regard for patient needs. All SSM physicians are expected to adhere to the basic SSM Health values of Excellence, Integrity, Teamwork, Service, and Initiative.
Computer literacy, including MS Excel and electronic communication skills are required. Physicians must be comfortable and proficient with EPIC electronic health record system, utilizing electronic tools such as email, mychart, PACS, LMS, etc. Timely completion of medical records is a requirement. Some weekends and extended hours may be required.