Mercy vICU is seeking Critical Care or Pulmonary/Critical Care physicians to work night shift at our well-established Virtual ICU (vICU) Command Center located at our Mercy Virtual Care Center in West St. Louis County, Missouri.
The successful candidate will work from our Mercy Virtual Care Center and will partner with providers in Mercy Hospitals to implement our new model of care.
This vICU Critical Care position includes:
Mercy vICU monitors more than 475 beds in 28 ICUs over a five-state region. Continued plans for growth is underway, as we continue to market our services to other health systems who are interested in partnering with us to provide extra care to their patients. Critical Care Specialists will be part of an established and expanding team of 59 Intensivists and 85 specialty trained RN’s.
Mercy Virtual Care Center offers a 120,000 square-foot, state of the art facility and serves as a hub for more than 75 telemedicine programs. Opened in October 2015, the Virtual Care Center is the first and only facility of its kind.
Mercy Virtual delivers virtual care services to 600,000 patients across seven states (Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and South Carolina), improving patient outcomes and access, while reducing total cost of care. Often called a "hospital without beds," Mercy Virtual Care Center operates 24 hours a day and is staffed with more than 300 clinicians.
Mercy, a four-time IBM Watson Health top five large U.S. health system in 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016, is a faith-based organization and serves millions annually. Located in seven states, Mercy is comprised of 40 hospitals and more than 2,500 Mercy Clinic physicians.
The Mercy Virtual Care Center is located in the suburbs of St. Louis County, near excellent public and private schools and beautiful residential areas, with easy access to all the cultural and recreational assets of the region.
At Mercy we make a difference by touching the lives of those we serve with compassion and exceptional service.
For additional information please contact:
Lisa Hauck, MBA | Senior Physician Recruiter