Pulmonary/Critical Care/Sleep Medicine Physician, Kansas City, MO
Saint Luke’s Physician Group (430+ physicians) is recruiting for a BC/BE Pulmonary/Critical Care/Sleep Medicine physician to join an existing 14 physician group, based at our flagship location, Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City.
Duties will include clinical pulmonary, sleep and critical care in both the inpatient and outpatient settings as well as telemedicine clinics and protected sleep study reading time. We have a robust pulmonary and critical care department that includes an interventional bronchoscopy program, multidisciplinary thoracic clinic, and a growing sleep department. We are faculty for fellowships in pulmonary/critical care, critical care, and sleep medicine.
Our Sleep Program currently includes three BC/BE sleep physicians, two nurse practitioners, DME coordinator support, and excellent certified respiratory therapists. We manage and interpret sleep studies for six sleep labs in the metropolitan area, all of which are AASM accredited. We have an ever-growing Home Sleep Testing Program, operating out of eight locations. We have close working relationships with ENT, psychiatry, cardiology, and others, for a streamlined referral network, as well as established relationships with local dentists who have expertise in making oral appliances.
Fantastic employment opportunity with excellent base salary, productivity bonus and benefits package including malpractice insurance, tax-deferred retirement plan with employer match, health and dental insurance, vacation, CME, etc.
About Saint Luke’s Hospital
Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City has 611 beds and is one of the largest tertiary care hospitals in the region. Its network of more than 600 physicians represents more than 60 medical specialties. Saint Luke’s Hospital is a primary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine. It is a winner of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award; is recognized by U.S. News & World Report in numerous areas; and is nationally known for innovation, research, and patient care.
About greater Kansas City
The greater Kansas City metro area is a vibrant, growing community known for its thriving arts scene, world champion sports teams, natural beauty, and exceptional quality of life. With a population of more than 2 million, Kansas City is so much more than barbecue and jazz. It’s a place where unique sights and historic architecture meet cutting-edge innovation (Kansas City is the “Silicone Prairie,” after all).
On top of that, you’ll find dozens of museums, shopping and entertainment districts, wineries and breweries, the Kansas City Zoo, hiking and biking trails, and restaurants of every culinary stripe. Living in Kansas City, you’ll find high-quality schools and friendly neighborhoods. It’s why numerous national publications have called Kansas City one of the nation’s best places to live, work, and raise a family.
Saint Luke’s Physician Group
Saint Luke’s Physician Group (SLPG) is a single, physician-led multispecialty organization for all employed Saint Luke’s physicians and their practices. SLPG has 90 practices and more than 435 physicians who practice in a comprehensive and diverse list of specialties.
The organization is organized into eight divisions including Anesthesiology, Cardiovascular, Hospital Medicine, Neurosciences, Oncology, Primary Care, Specialty Services, and Surgical Specialties. These divisions work together as a unified group to deliver phenomenal care and support a practice of medicine focused on doing what is best for patients.
About Saint Luke’s Health System
Saint Luke’s Health System consists of 10 area hospitals and campuses as well as multiple primary and specialty care practices, and provides a range of inpatient, outpatient, and home care services. Founded as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization, our mission includes a commitment to the highest levels of excellence in health care and the advancement of medical research and education. The health system is an aligned organization in which the physicians and hospitals assume responsibility for enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of people in the metropolitan Kansas City area and the surrounding region.