Liverpool Animal Health Center is a well-established, full-service, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care for dogs, cats and exotic animals. We are well equipped with Idexx Cornerstone software, in-house Idexx Vetlab system, Idexx-DR imaging, Idexx cardiopet ECG, Telemedicine, GE ultrasound, Midmark dental suite and additional IM3 dental unit, Progeny dental imaging, Companion class IV laser, Surgivet monitor system, Doppler, Hot Dog warming system, Tonopen and endoscopy. Eight highly skilled and fully utilized LVTs and seven animal caretakers support our veterinarians to provide excellence in medicine, dentistry and surgery. Our staff of 28 is thoroughly dedicated to providing all of our patients with the best possible care, while supporting the human-animal bond with client education and communication. The staff and clinic are currently completing Fear –free certification.
We are seeking a Full Time Lead Veterinarian to join our progressive 6 Doctor AAHA/NYS certified Small Animal and Exotic Animal Practice. We are located only a few hours from Toronto, Montreal, New York City, Boston, Vermont and the beautiful Adirondack Mountains, which is a great place to live, work and play. Though we offer a wide range of available services in diagnostics, dentistry, surgery and internal medicine, we have the opportunity to refer to some of the finest board-certified surgeons and internists in the region.
The Lead Veterinarian serves as the clinical leader of the Hospital. He or she is responsible for the ongoing evaluation and management of clinical practices as well as the delivery of patient care. The Lead Veterinarian works in partnership with the Practice Manager and CVP to ensure a high standard of medical case management and to provide an excellent experience for our clients and their pets, as well as carrying a clinical caseload similar to your hospital colleagues. By continuing the traditions of outstanding and compassionate care, the Lead Veterinarian will be instrumental in understanding and meeting the hospital’s financial goals.
As the Lead Veterinarian at Ridge Lake Animal Hospital, you will be working closely with the Practice Manager to support the needs and wants of the hospital. You will need to have an understanding of the strategic plan to be able to assist with managing and supporting the hospital’s financial goals (i.e. budgets, P&Ls, financial reports). In order to help run the hospital smoothly, you will need to be a part of the monthly lead doctor calls, as well as, attend the annual lead doctor meeting hosted by Community Veterinary Partners.
Current New York license
3+ years of leadership/management experience preferred
Excellent communication skills, both with clients and staff.
This position includes a combination of days, evenings and weekend shifts during the weekdays. We offer a competitive salary and eligibility for generous benefits including healthcare, vacation, continuing education allowance, disability, and 401k.
About Liverpool Animal Health Center
Liverpool Animal Health Center strives to exceed clients’ expectations by maintaining a state-of-the-art medical and surgical facility, employing a highly skilled and committed veterinary staff, and educating our clients about the benefits and responsibilities of pet ownership through preventative health care.
We are a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Liverpool, NY. As an accredited hospital with both AAHA and NYSVMS, our professional and courteous health care team seeks to provide the best possible care for our highly-valued patients and their owners. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Liverpool Animal Health Center is dedicated to enhancing the bond between people and their pets through compassionate, professional care.