Primary Care Position in Desirable West St. Louis County – Signing Bonus/Loan Repayment Option

Location: West St. Louis County, MO

BJC Medical Group and West County Medical Associates are seeking a board certified/board eligible primary care physician.  Join our shared call arrangement with Drs. J. Collins Corder, Howard Kohn and Mark Gumby.  Conveniently located on the campus of Missouri Baptist Medical Center (Ballas Road and Interstate 64/40), our outpatient-only position offers you the ideal lifestyle.

BJC Medical Group physicians have access to the latest medical technologies, electronic health care record system, dedicated HR support, centralized billing office and a well-established network of referrals.

As an employed BJC Medical Group physician, you will receive a competitive base salary and  production bonus option.  Our comprehensive benefits also provide malpractice coverage including the tail.

BJC Medical Group is a dynamic group of providers delivering services to residents in the St. Louis metropolitan region, Illinois and mid-Missouri, and we are part of BJC HealthCare, one of the largest nonprofit health care delivery organizations in the country. We value physician autonomy and encourage active participation in this physician-led organization as you work to build your practice and uphold the BJC standards of excellence. BJC Medical Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Missouri Baptist Medical Center is a 489-bed, non-denominational, acute care hospital with more than 1,300 on-staff physicians and 2,700 employees.  Known for its top specialists, advanced technology and commitment to extraordinary care, Missouri Baptist is a leader in open heart surgery, operates a nationally recognized cancer-care program and offers comprehensive orthopedic, gastrointestinal and women’s health services.

In 2012, US News ranked Missouri Baptist second in the region for care (behind its sister BJC hospital, Barnes-Jewish Hospital).  It was ranked one of the nation’s “100 Top Hospitals” by Thomson Reuters in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Forbes calls Missouri Baptist one of “America’s Safest Hospitals,” and HealthGrades rates it 5-star for treatment of heart attack and designates it among America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery, Critical Care, GI Care and Stroke Care.

In 2011, Missouri Baptist earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval” for certification as a Primary Stroke Center, and in 2010, received the highest level of Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers. The Breast Health Care Center at Missouri Baptist was granted a three-year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program of Breast Center (NAPBC).

Community Description:

St. Louis is a metropolis that offers everything from industries in biotechnology to breweries, professional sports to riverboat casinos, eclectic boutiques and signature cuisine to exciting night life and live entertainment. This Gateway City has it all!Known as a city of neighborhoods, St. Louis offers residential communities with unique vibes, from sleek and sophisticated to quaint and charming. Take advantage of all the amenities this outstanding city has to offer including, three professional sports teams (baseball Cardinals, football Rams and hockey Blues), the Gateway Arch, and world famous St. Louis Zoo, outdoor Muny Opera and St. Louis Symphony. Watch the lights come up on a variety of great live music and theater productions at venues like the Fabulous Fox Theatre and the newly renovated Peabody Opera House.St. Louis ranks 7th in the country as the headquarters location for Fortune 500 companies and boasts the 6th lowest cost of living among major metro areas. Home to prestigious universities such as Washington University, excellent suburban school systems and over 300 of the finest private schools in the nation, St. Louis is an exceptional place to raise a family.

For additional information, please contact:
Cheryl DeVita
800-678-7858, Extension: 63448

Code: S-142312