Gastroenterology Physician - BJCMG at Alton Memorial
Location: Alton, Illinois
Internal Number: 19243
Additional Information About the Role
BJC Healthcare is seeking a Gastroenterology physician to join an existing and successful group at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, IL.
EPIC EMR and spacious beautiful clinic based at Alton Memorial Hospital’s Digestive Health Center
4 endoscopy suites at Alton Memorial Hospital with room to staff and run a fifth room, volume permitting
Employed position with ample support and mentorship
Experienced and friendly staff
Colonoscopy, Upper Endoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, SB3 Capsule Endoscopy, Polyp Removal, Esophageal Manometry, ERCP, Infrared Coagulation for treatment of hemorrhoids.
There is no EUS at Alton Memorial Hospital. For candidates who are interested in advanced GI, there could potentially be the option to treat patients 15 minutes across the river at BJC sister hospital - Christian Hospital.
Strong earning potential
$100,000 student loan assistance
Quality and efficiency bonus
Retirement vehicles: 401k, 403b, 457b deferred compensation plan and pension plan
Medical, dental, vision, long-term disability and malpractice insurance with tail coverage provided
BJC Medical Group is the multi-specialty physician organization of BJC HealthCare and includes over 600 doctors and advanced practice providers who are affiliated with the top-ranked hospitals in the area.
Since 1994, BJC Medical Group has provided access to the world’s best medicine through caring people and integrated systems. The providers are nationally recognized for excellent patient satisfaction and quality health care.
BJC Medical Group physicians are trained and certified in over 25 medical specialties and serve patients in more than 125 locations in the greater St. Louis, mid-Missouri and southern Illinois areas.
Aton and Riedel specialize in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and is located in Alton, Illinois.
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
BJC Total Rewards
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.