VCA Woodbridge Animal Hospital is seeking a highly experienced Veterinarian to head our ER doctor team as the Lead Emergency Veterinarian at our AAHA-accredited, 24/7, hybrid General and Emergency practice in Northern Virginia!
This is an outstanding opportunity to continue practicing medicine while establishing the direction and medical quality of the ER doctor team. Our well-equipped 24/7 hospital is growing and currently boasts a team of 15 veterinarians, 9 Licensed veterinary technicians and 30 members of our support team. Our team's focus is patient care and progressive medicine. We are looking for a positive, caring person who believes in a team mentality to produce the best patient care. Our daily rounds are focused on learning and providing the best treatment plan for our patients. We are also focused on our doctors quality of life. ER schedules are designed to afford several days off at a time to recharge!
Our full service facility features:
BRAND NEW state-of-the-art ultrasound
Digital Dental Radiology
In-house laboratory with CBC, chemistry and electrolytes
IV pumps, EKG, oxygen and incubation cages
Blood pressure monitor
Blood donor program
Positive leader for entire ER team, with doctors reporting directly to you!
Develop and maintain ER doctor schedule
Lead quarterly meetings with ER doctors and conduct annual reviews
Work closely with recruiting team on attracting and interviewing doctors
Mentor ER doctors and support trainings for ICU techs/assistants
Attend regional medical director meetings
In compensation for the increased responsibilities, the Lead ER Veterinarian will also receive an annual stipend over and above an attractive base salary with production and NO negative accrual. This is an excellent opportunity to earn high production income on top of a highly competitive base salary due to the already existing large clientele!
As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Health & Wellness
Innovative associate health and wellbeing department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Internal Number: R-47338
About VCA Animal Hospitals
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.