SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital has an exciting opportunity for a board-certified/eligible pediatrician to join our busy medical group in Jefferson City, Missouri. This established clinic currently has three pediatricians and three pediatric nurse practitioners. With the recent retirement of our most senior provider, a fantastic opportunity exists to walk into an established patient panel and be busy from day one. SSM Health is a faith-based health care organization with a network of 20 hospitals located in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma. SSM Health Medical Group is a collegial, physician-led group focused on providing exceptional patient care centered on its mission and vision.
4-day workweek for an outstanding work-life balance
Average 22-35 patients per day
Reasonable call schedule of 1:4 which includes nursery call
Combination of outpatient and inpatient pediatrics
Level II nursery with state-of-the-art technology at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital which relocated to a brand-new, 154-bed, full-service facility in November 2014
Epic EHR throughout the entire SSM Health Network
Security of employment with a faith-based not-for-profit health care organization that has a 111-year commitment of service to the community
Guaranteed base salary plus production and quality incentives
Stipend for nurse practitioner collaboration
Student loan repayment options
Comprehensive benefits including generous PTO, CME with allowance, and malpractice coverage
Jefferson City is the capital of Missouri and offers a safe and friendly community with excellent schools, low cost of living, and brief commute times. Situated along the Missouri River, Jefferson City is known for its majestic river views and beautiful tree-lined bluffs. It offers plentiful shopping options including quaint boutiques galore in the historic downtown district, and many beautiful parks and trails just waiting to be explored. Jefferson City was recently named the "most beautiful small town in America" by Rand McNally. It is conveniently located just 45 minutes from the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri's largest lake destination. Jefferson City offers easy access to two major metropolitan areas in St. Louis (2 hours) and Kansas City (2.5 hours).
SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
About SSM HealthSSM Health (www.ssmhc.com) is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through one of the largest integrated delivery systems in the nation. With care delivery sites in Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin, SSM includes 20 hospitals, more than 60 outpatient care sites, a pharmacy benefit company, an in...surance plan, two nursing homes, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a technology company, and two Accountable Care Organizations. With more than 1,300 employed physicians and nearly 30,000 employees in four states, SSM is one of the largest employers in every community it serves. An early adopter of the electronic health record (EHR), SSM is a national leader for the depth of its EHR integration. The addition of Dean Health System in 2013 brings the number of physician visits across SSM Health Care to 4 million annually.