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The Intensivist Group is growing in St. Louis!

The Intensivist Group is excited to announce a new partnership with a large tertiary care center in the St. Louis metropolitan area. This will be our third Critical Care program in the area and we couldn't be more excited!

We are seeking experienced, skilled and dedicated Critical Care physicians to join our team on a part time basis. Flexible block scheduling is available to meet physician's needs.

The Intensivist Group is part of Sound Physicians, a physician-founded and led organization focused on improving quality, patient satisfaction and ICU performance. Our model is designed to challenge the status quo and transform the way critical care is provided. This is accomplished by our relentless pursuit to create value and eliminate waste in the ICU, implementing critical care programs that focus on improving the lives of patients while creating value for our hospital partners.

We ensure that physicians have the time and resources needed to deliver compassionate care that measurably improves quality and lowers the cost of healthcare for patients in the communities we serve. Our culture promotes physician autonomy, mastery and purpose. Physicians have the ability to effectively participate in the process of change management within the community hospital ICU setting.

The Hospital

476 bed, Level II trauma center
Comprehensive health care center with state-of-the-art comprehensive programs to include: Robotic Surgery Institute, Neurosciences Institute, Heart Institute (offering the latest in minimally invasive valve replacement and repair)
Subspecialty programs including, but not limited to: Orthopedics, Cancer Care, Breast Care, Maternity Care, Surgical Services, Behavioral Health Services, Center for Sleep Disorders, Imaging Services, Weight-Loss Instutute, and Pain Care Center

The Program

Medical/Surgical/Cardiac ICUs
4 Physician, 2 APP Intensivist team
24/7 coverage model with 12 hour block shift schedule with dedicated time off

Requirements

Must be board certified or board eligible in Critical Care Medicine and be able to obtain a Missouri medical license
Eligible to work in the United States. Not a J1 visa qualified area
Ability to work as a team member
Must have a commitment to excellence in clinical services, be forward thinking and demonstrate problem solving abilities necessary in this enviornment
Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to perform all technical skills in the critical care setting

Package

Excellent shift based compensation
CME allowance
Professional Liability Coverage including full tail coverage
Medical, dental, prescription and vision coverage option for physician and dependents
Relocation Allowance, 401(k), Path to Partnership

Location and Lifestyle

The hospital is located in a welcoming suburb of St. Louis, serving patients across the St. Louis metropolitan area. Conveniently located near local and international transportation hubs, the community offers a diverse array of housing options in the immediate area as well as throughout the St. Louis area. New construction and historic homes abound, in addition to community style living. St. Louis offers a rich history and cultural diversity for individuals and families of all backgrounds.
Sound Physicians tackles the challenges of the fragmented U.S. healthcare system, focusing on making a measurable difference across the acute care episode. Our healers, leaders, and innovators are proving every day the difference we can make in patient and hospital outcomes.

In 2001, we realized things needed to be done differently in order to realize improved outcomes. We learned that, by having engaged providers and a high-performance model, it was possible to drive measurable and reproducible improvements that hospitals needed.

Today, hospitals partner with Sound Physicians because they are seeking an organization to help them drive change, overcome challenges and improve outcomes. With 3,000+ colleagues on our team, we are able to leverage our experience, strong clinical and business leaders, proven processes and innovative solutions to ensure patients get the care they deserve and hospitals get the improvements they need.

Our integrated approach to acute and post-acute care creates value by bringing together the interconnected disciplines of emergency medicine, critical care, hospital medicine, transitional care and physician advisory services. Together, we are on a mission to improve quality outcomes for patients and help improve the performance of healthcare systems. We invite you to join us on this journey.