Veterinarian - Managing Director **Paid Sabbatical** Sacramento, CA
Goldorado Animal Hospital
Location: Cameron Park, California
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: 12732
Goldorado Animal Hospital is seeking a Managing Director to join our team in Cameron Park, CA
Our practice is a small animal GP hospital located just outside of Sacramento. Our newly remodeled hospital offers premier, full-service care to our patients and clients. Bring your skills and experience and lead our team as we continue to strive towards clinical excellence and compassionate patient care.
We value our team as much as we value the animals we care for. Our Medical Director receives a paid sabbatical of 4 weeks for every 5 years of service as a doctor at our hospital.
A doctor passionate about offering clinical care while also growing their career as a Medical Director.
Medical Director duties occupy about 5%-10% day to day workload.
A doctor that values and supports a culture rooted in positivity, continuous learning, work-life balance, team-work and above all, furthering clinical excellence.
Open to doctors interested in relocating to our area. Check out our relocation/sign-on incentives below.
No exam barriers-The CA state board exam has been eliminated!
LOVE where you live- We’re located in the beautiful foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Great weather and outdoor adventure abound.
Qualifications: Candidate must be a graduate from an AVMA accredited college or have successfully passed the ECFVG certification program or the PAVE certification program.
What to expect at our hospital:
Electronic records – Cornerstone.
Small animal focused GP+: 80/20 dogs to cats predominantly with one doctor also seeing pocket pets.
Currently a 2.5 doctor practice (plus relief), with capacity to increase to 4 doctors.
Daily staffed with 1-3 doctors depending on need.
5 exam rooms (includes 1 comfort room for euthanasia) with 1 lift table for big dogs, 1 surgical suite.
Treatment room with dental area.
Digital dental and ultrasound, new x-ray, laser therapy.
Full in-house lab.
Specialists visit onsite to support doctors and patients.
Equipment customized to doctor preferences- CapEx dollars allocated annually for hardware and equipment. Let’s discuss equipment important to you.
Scheduling that prioritizes work-life balance:
4 weeks of vacation annually, in addition to dedicated CE days.
PAID sabbatical- Every 5 years of serving as a doctor will earn a 4 week paid sabbatical.
4 day work weeks. NO WEEKENDS and NO on-call.
Realistic shifts- Open 8am – 5pm. Our doctors arrive at 8am and typically wrap their day at 6PM.
Lunch & Catch-up time is built in! We’re closed from 12-1pm.
1 surgery day per week typically. Surgical scheduling customized to doctor preference- no surgery on non-surgical days or increase your surgical days as you like.
All UC/ER needs seen by doctor discretion. All UC/ER requests are handled by our Hospital Manager who scheduled per doctor preference and comfort level.
Flexible appointment lengths- 30 min standard appt times (15 minutes allowable based on your preference).
Choose your compensation model.
Roughly $150-200k straight salary depending on experience; NO NEGATIVE ACCRUAL.
OR Choose a traditional ProSal model with a base salary and 22% production.
Initial Bonus Opportunities- $10k Sign-on Bonus OR Relocation bonus.
Reap the benefits of leading our team- Managing Director annual leadership bonus (paid quarterly) along with bonus incentives for hospital performance overall (up to %10 of EBITDA).
Professional dues/licensing expenses covered, and separate CE allowance, 401k with employee match.
About Cameron Park, CA:
Located in El Dorado County, California about 30 miles east of Sacramento. This area covers about 8 miles within the county and is home to about 18,000 residents. Here locals enjoy the lush woodlands within the Sierra Nevada foothills as well as access to outdoor activities that include hiking, boating and fishing thanks to Lake Folsom and Cameron Park Lake.
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