Grandview Veterinary Clinic, located in Odessa, TX, is looking for an experienced Veterinarian to join our practice!
Grandview Veterinary Clinic is a growing three doctor practice and the only AAHA-Accredited and only Cat Friendly Certified Practice in the Permian Basin! The doctors and staff at GVC strive to make the clients and patients experience as comfortable and friendly as possible. With a collaborative team and consultation between the practitioners, the blend of experience, enthusiasm and current trends offer our clients and patients enhanced treatment and advanced options. GVC continues to be a progressive practice in the Permian Basin that invites practitioners who want to advance their quality of medicine and provide comprehensive service to its clients to join! Our beautiful facility, high quality of medicine, and friendly team makes our practice top notch!
What sets us apart?
Our equipment consists of DR radiography, ultrasound, and telemedicine available for both, expanded in-house laboratory facility and outside lab, K- laser therapy, surgery suite, dental machines and digital dental radiography, anesthetic monitors in surgery and over both scrub sinks, IV pumps, and warming units.
A stand-alone facility of 5000 sq. ft. equipped with feline only examination room and wellness puppy room, large dog room and an additional examination room, isolation room with a table and stocked for the critical patient, see through hospitalization ward and surgery from the treatment area, large courtyard and an additional building for kennels with room to grow allows the doctors the needed room for practicing.
Doctor to staff ratio is 4.5/1 for our technician driven practice.
What we offer:
Excellent compensation – base plus commission.
Extra bonus/incentives available for Managing Veterinarian!
Each doctor takes a three day weekend per month and continuing education, dues and license for Texas are included, paid vacation, health insurance, dental and vision.
We now offer a Student Debt Refinancing opportunity for our employees and family!
Opportunity to work/train with current Managing Veterinarian to prepare for role, if desired!
Midland/Odessa has a growing population of greater than 250,000 with minor league baseball, soccer, football and hockey teams for year round sports enthusiasts. The cities are a gateway to the Big Ben area with wonderful outdoor activities and are close enough to New Mexico for winter skiing. The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is located in Odessa and each city has a community college. The Midland International Airport can put you in Houston or Dallas in around an hour for travel anywhere in the United States and abroad. The people of West Texas are friendly. Big skies, starry nights and wonderful sunsets welcome you.
The Managing Doctor is responsible for providing medical leadership for the hospital, managing associate veterinarians, and assuring regulatory compliance relating to the practice of veterinary medicine. The Managing Doctor is also responsible for creating an environment of teamwork in which quality medicine and exceptional client service are delivered.
In partnership with the Hospital Manager, the Managing Doctor is responsible for the financial performance and general operations of the hospital under the guidance of Divisional Leadership. In addition, the Hospital Manager and Managing Doctor are responsible for cultivating a supportive and collaborative team environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
Advancing Medical Care
Oversees surgical and medical cases for all doctors, ensuring positive outcomes, accurate estimates, and client communication and education.
Answers client questions and concerns regarding medical and surgical procedures.
Provides oversight and direction of medical standards, quality of care and inventory.
Establishes medical protocols.
Oversees transfer of medical cases from doctor to doctor.
Minimizes waste and controls costs relating to medical supplies, surgical instruments, and drug inventories.
Leading Staff and Practice
Participates in the recruiting and interviewing process for Doctors, and when appropriate general staff members.
Monitors Doctor performance and production.
Develops and monitors hospital-specific client compliance protocols and procedures.
Participates in technician appraisal and medical counseling sessions.
Ensures all medical staff receive applicable training, including the mentoring of new graduates.
Supports the Hospital Manager with staff training programs and tracking CE and DVM licensure.
Drives revenue and hospital contribution growth, which includes managing all hospital expenses.
Assists in the preparation of an annual planning strategy, operating budget and capital budget.
Monitors key financial reports.
Growing the Practice
Drives patient visits and encourages community involvement.
Embraces change and supports innovative programs within the hospital.
Monitors client service, marketing, and NVA growth initiatives.
Seeks out ways to innovate operational practices that improve the growth of the practice.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in Texas.
4 years of experience preferred, but will consider less experience for excellent leadership skills.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Delegates tasks and achieves results with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Leads employees by coaching, correcting, developing, and motivating them to achieve success.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: We are offering a generous compensation package including benefits, signing/retention bonus, and relocation assistance.