Are you a Veterinarian with a passion for quality medicine? We are a modern and fast growing AAHA Accredited, 15 doctor, Small Animal/Emergency Practice in West Cleveland. Our full-time Associate doctors work an average of four 10-hour shifts/week for a compensation-based salary which amounts to an average of $140K-$160K/year for full time doctors. Additionally, we cover all license and renewal costs along with competitive benefits including vacation, 401K, health, vision and dental insurance, and CE funds. Please Contact the Hospital Administrator, Lauren Hudgins, for further information at LHudgins@westparkanimalhospital.com or apply online through our Website http://www.westparkanimalhospital.com/ under the careers tab.
The primary role of the associate doctor is to deliver the highest quality veterinary care and an excellent client experience. The associate doctor advocates for the pets and their quality of life; builds long-term bonding relationships with clients while contributing to the development and maintenance of the human-pet bond; educates clients and hospital staff on all aspects of pet health; mentors and develops an efficient, collaborative and productive veterinary medical team and actively works toward improving the medical quality and business performance of the hospital.
Essential responsibilities include:
Deliver the highest level of veterinary care to every pet in a professional and ethical manner while ensuring that the client and their pet have an excellent experience.
Practice veterinary medicine in a manner compliant with the State Veterinary Practice Act, Federal and/or State Controlled substance laws and WPAH code of Ethics, along with thorough and correct medical record documentation.
Demonstrate integrity and ethics in all actions and behaviors.
Establish trust and gain the confidence and compliance of clients through effectively delivering appropriate, gold-standard preventive and emergency care, performing complete diagnostics work-ups, developing thorough treatment plans, communication home care instructions (including behavior, nutrient, training, dental and other preventative care), and planning follow-up visits.
Incorporate information gathered through effective history taking, physical examination and diagnostic workup to arrive at an appropriate and effective clinical decision.
Preform all surgeries with appropriate anesthesia, monitoring and pain management.
Charge for all services rendered and products/prescriptions prescribed.
Lead the veterinary team through the daily schedule and caseload, delegating tasks to staff members and improving hospital efficiency.
Treat the support staff with respect and assist in their growth and development of knowledge and technical skills.
ATTITUDE: shows initiative, integrity, cooperativeness, flexibility, tolerance for stress, time management
CAPABILITIES: Must be able to multi-task, have good communication skills, organizational ability, problem solving skills, client service skills, Independence, intellectual ability, mathematical and management ability.
Additional Salary Information: Full time DVMs Average $140K-$160K/year
About West Park Animal Hospital
West Park Animal Hospital is a modern and fast growing, AAHA Accredited, 15 doctor, Small Animal and Emergency practice in West CLEVELAND. With an unprecedented reputation for superior veterinary care and first class customer service, our doors are open to all small companion animals and pocket pets. Our fully equipped facility and advanced veterinary services deliver quality, comprehensive care for pet owners living in Cleveland and surrounding areas. Certified by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), our practice, methods, equipment, and facility are all held to the highest of standards, ensuring our patients receive only the best in dependable veterinary care.
We are open 365 days a year and offer extended business hours every day of the week as well as afterhours emergency pet care services available until 1:00 a.m. daily.
Our Mission Statement:
Our mission is to provide the highest quality veterinary care through the most advanced and comprehensive medical and surgical services with special emphasis on client communication and education. It is our commitment to deliver the most current therapy with compassion and respect to our patients, clients and communities we serve by employing a highly skilled team of well trained, caring professionals.