Presence is exceptional care that delivers exceptional outcomes. We would like to invite you to share that gift as our new Vascular Surgeon atSSM Health DePaul in St. Louis.We are seeking one well-renownedVascular Surgeonwho has the proven ability to engage with their medical staff and hospital leadership and who share our dedication to exceptional care and outcomes. Our ideal candidate would possess the following;
Solid foundation, knowledge, and/or experience in Vascular Surgery
Ability to work collaboratively with our internal and external surgery teams - General, Breast, Vascular and Trauma
An ideal candidate would have experience with Endovascular Surgery with a focus on peripheral arterial disease
Procedures performed on same campus as office/clinical practice
Non-invasive Vascular Lab and an Outpatient Angio Suite in our office
In-house anesthesia, pathology, CT and infusion
M.D. or D.O.
Board Certified or Board Eligible in General Surgery with a Vascular Surgery Fellowship
Hold and maintain an unrestricted medical license in the state of Missouri
Meet the requirements (and become a member) of the Hospital medical staff
Strong computer skills and working knowledge of the EPIC EMR.
SSM Health DePaul Hospital
A 476-bed, full service Catholic hospital, SSM Health DePaul Hospitalopened in 1828, as the first hospital west of the Mississippi River. DePaulprovides the only Level II Trauma Center in North St. Louis County, primarily serving patients from the surrounding Missouri communities of Bridgeton, Florissant, Hazelwood, St. Ann, Olivette, St. John, Maryland Heights and Overland.
With all private rooms, SSM DePaul offers comprehensive medical care, and highly advanced technology including the da Vinci Surgery System. Procedures available include minimally invasive heart, spine, knee, hip and weight loss surgery.
City of Bridgeton
Bridgeton is one of the oldest settlements in the St. Louis area, established in 1794 and home to several historic landmarks. Just 20 miles from downtown St. Louis, Bridgeton is a second-ring suburb of Greater St. Louis in northwestern St. Louis County.
The City of Bridgeton has an outstanding collection of parks and recreational programs in the region. 10 locations provide 256 acres for leisure activities including the city's Municipal Athletic Complex, Bridgton Crossing Family Aquatic Park and Berry Hill Golf Course. Bridgeton is considered the primary transport hub of the area because of its proximity to major interstate highways and Lambert-St. Louis International Airport.
The St. Louis metro area has over 2.8 million residents, a rich history and wonderful attractions. You'll enjoy the benefits of the Arch, MLB Cardinals and NHL Blues, the St. Louis Symphony, the Fox Theater, the Art Museum, the Science Center, the Botanical Gardens and the Zoo. The area has outstanding public and private schools, and 3 major Universities.
Diagnose and treat injuries or illnesses.
Job Responsibilities and Requirements:
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.
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.
Rare crawling and running.
Licenses / Certifications:
Physician - State of Work Location
Day Shift (United States of America)
74030169 DePaul Surgery
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
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