Cardiology Physician - DePaul Hospital at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: Bridgeton, Missouri





Job Description:

It's more than a career, it's a calling

MO-SSM Health Medical Group 12266 DePaul Drive



Worker Type:



Regular



Job Highlights:




SSM Health DePaul Hospital in Bridgeton, MO is actively seeking a BE/BC Non-Interventional Cardiologist.



The incomingphysician will be an employee of SSM Health medical group. This physician will join an experienced and collegialgroup of 4 interventional cardiologist and 2 advanced practitioners. The practice is located just 20 minutes northwest of downtown St. louis on campus at SSM Health DePaul Hospital, a 470-bed full service hospital in wonderful Bridgeton MO. The practice is a mixture of office and hospital responsibility covering DePaul Hospital.


- Call is 1:5 on weekdays and 1:5 on weekends.


- The physician work week will consist of 4 ½ days per week (1/2 day off) including: 1 ½ office days and 3 days in the hospital


- This practice is supported by a robust PCP referral network. The incoming physician will have plenty of volume from day one, asan established patient panel isawaiting!


- Competitive compensation package that includes an income guarantee with bonus options.


- Benefits include generous PTO + 1 week CME w/ $5k allowance, fully paid family health and dental insurance, a disability allowance, and retirement plan.



SSM Heart Institute:



A service of SSM Health - St. Louis, SSM Heart Institute is the region's most experienced provider of comprehensive heart care, offering a full range of services to prevent, diagnose and treat heart disease at five SSM hospitals located in St. Louis and St. Charles counties. SSM Heart Institute provides the most advanced treatment, utilizes the most advanced techniques and unparalleled experience for the best clinical outcomes. We combine a skilled team of 37 Cardiologists, 4 Cardiothoracic Surgeons, 2 Electrophysiologists, and 15 Advanced Practitioners with expert nursing and technical staff.



Job Summary:

Diagnose and treat injuries or illnesses.



Job Responsibilities and Requirements:



PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Responsible for obtaining call coverage by other medical staff members for holidays, vacations and other time off.

  • Responsible for the standard of practice for patient population.

  • Responsibility for maintaining a private office and all clinical decision making within the office during times of service.

  • Acts as an advisor and consultant in the establishment of operational policies of the practice to include: (1) Purchasing and capital allocations; (2) Managed care plan participation; (3) Budget and practice expenses; (4) Medicare/Medicaid participation; (5) Billing and collection of professional fees; (6) Personnel management and related policies; (7) Risk management and quality assurance; and (8) Coding compliance.

  • Responsible for after-hours call coverage for patients of the practice, in addition to office appointments.

  • Participates in community service activities, including speaking engagements, writing and special clinical programs as reasonably requested.

  • Responsible for all risk management, coding compliance and quality assurance activities and functions in and related to the practice.

  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS


  • Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.

  • Constant standing and walking.

  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.

  • Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

  • Occasional lifting/moving of patients.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

  • Occasional driving.

  • Rare crawling and running.




Licenses / Certifications:

Physician - State of Work Location



Work Shift:

Day Shift (United States of America)



Job Type:



Employee



Department:



61040169 DePaul Cardiology 12266



Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40


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