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The Opportunity
SSM Medical Group, a 300 + physician multi-specialty group headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is actively recruiting a Family Medicine physician for an outpatient practice at St. Clare Hospital. The practice consists of 4 Family Physicians and 1 Nurse Practitioner with a call ratio of 1/6. The normal week is 40 hours of clinical availability per week and a day off on Fridays. Hospital admissions will go to St. Clare hospital which is adjacent to the medical office building. We offer great support staff and use EPIC as our EHR. We also have on site specialty availability within the group and on campus. A guaranteed two-year salary with a productivity override, signing bonus, and an outstanding fringe benefit package will be offered. SSM Medical Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

The Hospital
SSM St. Clare Health Center, which opened March 30, 2009, is the first full-service hospital built in St. Louis County in 35 years. The 180- bed facility is a member of the SSM Health Care- St. Louis. The SSM St. Clare campus- complete with the SSM Heart Institute, SSM Neurosciences Institute, SSM Cancer Care, Ambulatory Surgery Center, Outpatient Procedure Center, Outpatient Diagnostic Center and Medical Office Building- is serving the needs of a rapidly expanding population in southwest St. Louis County. More than 900 area doctors are on the St. Clare medical staff and a variety of practices are located in the on-campus St. Francis Medical Office Building. St. Clare is just one mile south of I-44, at the intersection of Hwy. 141 and Bowles Avenue in Fenton, MO.

The Community
Fenton Missouri, located 20 minutes west of downtown St. Louis and known as the City of Parks, is the perfect place to call home. The city has eight parks on over 350 acres that include soccer fields, ball diamonds, sand volleyball courts, basketball courts, playgrounds, fishing ponds and over 9 miles of bike/pedestrian paths throughout the city. With the close proximity to St. Louis, it is very convenient to take advantage of what St. Louis has to offer. The St. Louis metro area is among the 20th largest metropolitan areas in the United States with a population of 2,900,605. In downtown St. Louis there are many wonderful attractions, including, the Arch, three professional sports teams (St. Louis Cardinals, St. Louis Blues and St. Louis Rams), the St. Louis Symphony, Fox Theater, Art Museum, Science Center, Botanical Gardens and the Zoo. St. Louis is also home to three major Universities: Washington University, St. Louis University, and the University of Missouri- St. Louis, along with award winning school systems including 214 private schools and 268 public schools serving 49,194 students. You can get the best of both worlds with a charming community and a robust metropolitan city with more than two million residents.

SSM Health Care ( 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 19 hospitals, more than 60 outpatient care sites, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance company, 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.