Palliative Care Physician
St. Luke's Hospital
Chesterfield, MO, United States
Specialty: Hospice &Palliative Medicine
Candidate Type: MD, DO
Facility: St. Luke's Hospital/St. Luke's Medical Group
232 South Woods Mill Rd
St. Louis, MO 63017
Full–time Palliative Care Physician
-St. Luke’s Medical Group is seeking a full-time BC/BE Palliative Care Physician to expand an existing team in the Palliative Care Center at St. Luke’s
-The Center’s focus is to provide and coordinate palliative care across the entire spectrum of patients, including oncology, cardiology, neurology and
- Active education about palliative care across the medical community at St. Luke’s Hospital
- Coordination with St. Luke’s Hospice Program with potential for integrated coverage
-Will join a Board certified Palliative Care physician to provide care primarily in an outpatient clinic setting.
-Includes inpatient consults at St. Luke’s Hospital where a majority of inpatients are treated by an employed hospitalist group; current Palliative Care
physician serves as Medical Director.
-Palliative Care Services at St. Luke’s Hospital is supported by a multidisciplinary team including an Palliative care physician, advanced nurse practitioners, social workers ,chaplains and other allied health
-Call one weekend per month and alternating with current physician during the week.
-St. Luke’s Hospital, is a regional healthcare provider committed to improving the quality of life for patients and the community. The 493-bed, not-for-profit
hospital offers care in more than 60 specialty areas and serves the region from more than 26 locations across the greater St. Louis area.
-ST. LUKE’S MEDICALGROUP (SLMG) is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital and employs 150 primary care and specialists physicians in addition
to forty nurse practitioners/physician assistants. Patients are served at over 45 practice sites in St. Louis and St. Charles Counties. These physicians represent
26 different specialties with over 26,000 monthly patient visits. The physicians participate in most insurance plans including some value based arrangements.
-St. Luke's Hospital is located in Chesterfield, Missouri, just west of St. Louis. Known as a wonderful place to raise a family with attractive neighborhoods,
excellent schools and a variety of amenities.
-Interested Candidates can contact Katie Compardo at Katie.Compardo@stlukes-stl.com or by calling 314-576-2463