Orthopedic Surgeon needed in Sullivan, MO - No After Hours Call - Busy Referral Base - Strong Growth Opportunity
Location: Sullivan, Missouri
Internal Number: 39707
Additional Information About the Role
Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital located in Sullivan, MO, just one hour from St. Louis is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible Orthopedic Surgeon to join our busy, community based hospital to help develop and expand the orthopedic service line in the community. The mission of the hospital since 1962 has been to improve the lives of the people in the communities we serve. MBSH is committed to delivering the highest quality care for its patients in a comfortable environment, that's close to home.
Multi-specialty clinic on campus with 2 orthopedic surgeons
Orthopedic Surgery clinic located in the hospital
Large referral base with multiple primary care providers in the region
Clinic located on the hospital campus
Current Orthopedic Surgeon has a busy patient base
Need for someone in the community full-time
Develop your ideal practice setting
NO After Hours Call Responsibilities
Excellent, on-campus, specialty referrals
Tenured CRNA support
High HPSA Score
Newly graduating residents and practicing physicians will be considered
Visa candidates may apply
Compensation & Benefits:
2-year guarantee then wRVU productivity model
Up to $100,000 student loan assistance
Quality and efficiency bonus
Residency stipend option
Sullivan, Missouri offers access to the business, cultural and recreational amenities of a major metropolitan area balanced with all of the benefits of small-town living. Sullivan’s strategic location (just 68 miles from downtown St. Louis) allows you to enjoy a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities including hiking, fishing, canoeing, camping and biking without sacrificing the amenities of a city.
Easy access to Interstate Highway 44 – “America’s Main Street”
No city personal property tax and property tax rates below those of metro areas
Multiple dining and retail options – both chains and local fare
Access to Farmer’s Market and Community Garden
Annual Meramec Community Fair and Sullivan Regional Airport Fly-in
Surrounded by state parks, conservation areas, rivers, historic sites, and natural areas
Home to Meramec River, Meramec State Park and Meramec Caverns
City Lake with paved walking trail and Saddle Club Arena
Public school options as well as private Catholic school options
Higher Education (multiple locally and within an hour drive) – East Central College, Missouri Baptist U, CMU
Close Proximity to St. Louis:
St. Louis offers a host of attractions and activities that include the nationally recognized St. Louis Zoo, Forest Park, The Muny, Anheuser-Busch Brewery, Busch Stadium, Scottrade Center, Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, The City Museum, St. Louis Art Museum, Peabody Opera house, Fox Theatre, Chaifetz Arena, The Hill, Union Station, and more!
Fantastic sports culture with both the 2019 Stanley Cup winning Blues and the multi-year World Series winning Cardinals
Features ample fine-dining, vegan friendly restaurants, gluten free friendly eateries, wineries, and microbreweries
Low cost-of-living with a healthy and balanced real estate market in a major metropolitan area
Access to great public and private schools
Family-friendly communities: safe, inviting, and great for kids
Direct access to Lambert International Airport via public transportation
Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital is a designated critical access hospital committed to providing quality health care service to residents in Crawford, Franklin and Washington counties.
The hospital has enhanced and expanded the health care services available to the greater Sullivan community with its state-of-the-art emergency department, modern childbirth center, critical care unit, multiroom surgical suite, expanded cardiac rehab services, and a cancer center. A 22,500 square-foot medical office building provides offices for primary care physicians as well as space for a variety of visiting medical and surgical specialists from the St. Louis area.
Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital operates four rural health clinics providing quality health care to surrounding communities. In addition, the hospital operates a comprehensive Therapy and Rehabilitation department and an award-winning Wound Care Center with two hyperbaric chambers.
The Sullivan medical clinic is a well-established, multi-discipline physician group providing family, internal and OB care.
Ensures optimal care and promotes safety of patients admitted to assigned service in cooperation with the private attending staff and nursing staff. Communicates with staff, patients, and families.
Manages the medical care of assigned patients.
Collaborates with patients, families, and members of the health care team to ensure excellent clinical outcomes.
Performs and documents histories and physicals in the patient's medical record as required by hospital by-laws.
Supervises and instructs medical students and residents assigned to service. Assists in the learning needs of residents and students as assessed.
Licenses & Certifications
Benefits and Legal Statement
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At BJC we’re committed to providing you and your family with benefits and resources to help you manage your physical, emotional, social and financial well-being.
Comprehensive medical, dental, vison, life insurance, and legal services available first day of the month after hire date
Disability insurance* paid for by BJC
Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan funded by BJC
401(k) plan with BJC match
Tuition Assistance available on first day
BJC Institute for Learning and Development
Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Time Off benefit combines vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Equal Opportunity Employer
BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and southeast Missouri regions. With net revenues of $5.5 billion and more than 30,000 employees, BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its 15 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.
BJC is the largest provider of charity care, unreimbursed care and community benefits in the state of Missouri. BJC and its hospitals and health service organizations provide $785.9 million annually in community benefit. That includes $410.6 million in charity care and other financial assistance to patients to ensure medical care regardless of their ability to pay. In addition, BJC provides additional community benefits through commitments to research, emergency preparedness, regional health care safety net services, health literacy, community outreach and community healt...h programs and regional economic development.
BJC’s patients have access to the latest advances in medical science and technology through a formal affiliation between Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital with the renowned Washington University School of Medicine, which consistently ranks among the top medical schools in the country.