Physician - Gastroenterologist Job

Full Job Title: Physician - Gastroenterologist - St Mary's

Job Number: 17001720

Facility: Missouri-Richmond Heights-SSM Heart and Vascular at Clayton

Location: Richmond Heights, MO

Schedule: Full Time



SSM Health Medical Group, seeks to enhance and grow its Gastroenterology Services at St. Mary's Hospital in Richmond Heights. This position offers:
    • GI Colleagues who consistently produce in the 90th percentile, creating community need and a waiting patient panel
    • The opportunity to work with medical students, residents and fellows
    • A well respected, physician led practice model that gives each physician a say in the operation of their own practice and overall direction of the organization
    • Highly trained, experienced staff and fully integrated electronic health records which minimize non-clinical tasks for the physicians
    • NP coverage for office visits, patient education and inpatient consultations and rounding
    • Well trained, experienced staff and EHR integrated system wide minimizes physician time spent on non-clinical tasks
    • Procedures performed at same location as office practice
    • In-house anesthesia, pathology lab, CT and infusion
    • Call is no more than 1:5, covering either one or two hospitals
    • Great benefits including retirement, comprehensive health, dental and vision plans, generous vacation and paid, reimbursed CME, and occurrence based malpractice coverage
    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 seven 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.
St Mary's Hospital is a 527 Bed, teaching facility affiliated with St Louis University School of Medicine with advanced diagnostic and comprehensive robotic-assisted procedural equipment. St. Mary's is located in a lovely, trendy, first ring suburb of St. Louis.
The St. Louis metropolitan area has over 2 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.
For additional information or to be considered for one of our positions, please contact:
Teresa Kenney, Physician Recruiter at: 314-523-8055


  1. M.D. or D.O.
  2. Completion of an ACGME or AOA Gastroenterology Fellowship Program
  3. Board Certified in Gastroenterology, or Board Eligible (must become Board Certified within 2 years).
  4. Missouri Medical License
  5. DEA certificate
  6. ERCP, diagnostic and therapeutic, training and experience required
  7. EUS training and experience preferred
Computer literacy, including MS Excel and electronic communication skills are required. Gastroenterologists 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 for Gastroenterologists. Some weekends and extended hours may be required.
SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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