Emergency Veterinarian and ER Department Head - MedVet Houston
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Interested in an Emergency Medicine Leadership position? Come join MedVet Houston as an Emergency doctor or ER Department Head. For this FT position, an experienced emergency clinician will split their time between clinical work (approximately 8-10 shifts per month) and leading the ER team in our Emergency and Multi-Specialty hospital. We offer a collaborative atmosphere and a team-oriented approach to patient care.
We are looking for a motivated self-starter, who understands what it takes to build an outstanding emergency service. An excellent compensation and benefits package including signing bonus will be provided. The successful candidate will have 5 or more years of experience as an emergency clinician. Previous leadership/management experience and experience in a multi-specialty setting is preferred.
Fostering a culture that supports development of Engaged and Empowered Employees.
Working collaboratively with the Medical Director to oversee the Emergency Services of the hospital.
Serving as a contact for interface with our specialists regarding case transfer.
Supporting the Medical Director in preparation and management of the ER department.
Actively participating in ER doctor hiring, mentoring and training.
Creating and maintaining the ER doctor schedule.
Helping to provide a positive referral partner experience and aid in client complaint resolution
Why join the team at MedVet Houston?
MedVet Houston Bay Area is a referral-only, appointment-based specialty hospital that offers Cardiology, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, and Surgery.
We have a state-of-the-art hospital with the technology and equipment you need to provide exceptional care.
A recent transition to ezyVet makes completing medical records a breeze, and our highly trained team works together to provide comprehensive care that is supported with 24/7 nursing care for hospitalized patients.
Who You are:
Have demonstrated leadership with a strong track record of success during times of change, transformation and rapid growth.
Have at least 5-7 years of progressive growth and experience in a veterinary organization.
Have the capability to effectively manage conflict in highly emotional situations with grace and maturity.
Everything Starts with Our Caregivers
Our doctors are eligible to become shareholders - a rare opportunity to have ownership and share in the growth and success of MedVet & VEI hospitals across the country.
We offer all the benefits you expect, plus a Generous Signing Bonus, Competitive Compensation, Shareholder Opportunity, Student Loan Repayment Program and Paid Parental Leave.
Our passionate and dedicated team of doctors, certified technicians, assistants, and client service representatives is committed to being the best in the veterinary profession to give and receive care. Our collaboration, passion, and energy can be felt by everyone who enters our hospital doors.
Our team members treat patients and clients like they are our own family, and we develop referral partner relationships built on trust, respect, communication, and empathy.
Why will you love living in Houston?
America's fourth-largest city is truly a melting pot that mixes international appeal and Southern charm. Sample cuisine from thousands of restaurants that feature culinary offerings from more than 70 different countries or enjoy world-class shopping and attractions. There are more than 500 institutions devoted to the performing and visual arts, science, and history. Houston also ranks first in the ten most populous cities for total acreage of parks and has 300 miles of bikeways giving you ample opportunities to get out and explore. The region is also home to Space Center Houston and multiple professional and collegiate sports teams.
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Come as you are. MedVet is committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment for all team members. You can count on us to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all team members and applicants. Employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications, training, and overall experience and abilities. We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship status, uniformed service member status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
MedVet does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.
MedVet is committed to delivering the highest quality, most compassionate specialty and emergency veterinary care available in the Nation. Our first priorities are the health and well-being of our patients and support for our clients and their family veterinarians.MedVet provides specialty practices for in-depth care and patient management as well as emergency services (available 365 days a year, 24 hours a day). Our staff provides expert specialized care in areas such as anesthesiology, cardiology, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, interventional radiology, medical oncology, neurology, ophthalmology, radiation oncology, radiology, rehabilitative services, and surgical services.Our doctors, technicians and specialists are the best and brightest in their fields, often serving as distinguished faculty and researchers as well as leading clinical experts. Our team puts great importance on collaborative care and we partner with your family veterinarian to ensure the best outcomes and the quality care that your pet deserves. We strive to be on the leading edge of veterinary medicine, and are consistently recognized nationally for our role in clinical trials. Veterinary clinical trials play a key role in improving patient care and advancing veterinary medicine.