Veterinarian- Mountain Animal Hospital Center- SIGN ON BONUS!
Mountain Animal Hospital Center
Location: Eagle, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Are you looking for a work -life balance? So are we! Come and join our 4 DVM small animal practice located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, just west of Vail, Colorado in the wonderful town of Eagle.
Our practice features a newly expanded hospital with 4 exam rooms, a newly built surgical and dental center, a full in-house Idexx Laboratory, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, digital ultrasound, laser therapy and a full -service ambulatory unit. Our practice is predominantly small animal and pocket pets, with potential for growth in both large and small animals.
Our practice is known for our gold-standard pet care , and though located in a more rural, yet upscale community, we are able to provide top-notch care with 2 board certified surgeons as well as an ultrasound specialist in addition to our professional team.
In 2021, our practice will be adding an urgent-care veterinary service (daytime only).
Ideal candidates would have an active interest in gold-standard veterinary care in a gorgeous, upscale community, just minutes away from world class skiing, snow boarding, hiking, climbing and riding. Come grow with us!
The Veterinarian is responsible for providing high quality care to our patients while also developing rapport with their owners. In addition to physical examinations, surgeries, and dentistry, client communication and client education are of the upmost importance. It’s important that SVP Veterinarians treat each pet and client like part of the family.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of in which applicant is applying
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets
Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Proficiency in surgery a plus
Competitive salary, growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including: