Is your graduation approaching and you are unsure where the future will take you? Are you interested in accelerating your student loan payments while making 2x as much as a newly graduated general practitioner? Would you like to work in a collegial environment where a strong 5 month mentorship program will help advance your clinical skills to help you gain the confidence and experience to become an efficient, well-rounded veterinarian that practices evidence-based medicine? Would you enjoy continued exposure to specialty veterinary medicine?
The Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York is dedicated to supporting new graduates into becomes successful small animal emergency veterinarian. We are proud to offer a 5 month emergency immersion period for new grads that offers steady mentorship, continuing education and regular feedback and support. We also offer sign-on bonuses and will consider loan assistance for long-term contracts.
The VMC is looking for new and experienced ER docs. At the VMC emergency clinicians work alongside the other specialists, which include critical care, internal medicine, surgery, radiology, medical oncology, and cardiology. Our pain management service includes physical rehabilitation, acupuncture, chiro and massage. The emergency service is currently supported by 3 criticalists, providing ample opportunity to learn new skills and enhance knowledge base. Emergency clinicians work an average of thirteen shifts per month with ample time off to play! The ER schedule has been constructed to allow for a balanced life style, and we seek regular feedback from the ER docs to make necessary adjustments.
Additional Salary Information: average gross salary increases over time with efficiency and proficiency - avg $150,000/year
About Veterinary Medical Center of Central NY
The Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York is located in Syracuse, NY, the #1 city to reside in NY according to U.S. News and Worlds Report 2017. Given its proximity to the Finger Lakes, this area boasts a plenitude of year round recreational activities, including hiking, running, kayaking, skiing and snowmobiling. Our hospital is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our 19,000 sq. ft. hospital was opened in December 2006 and features a separate emergency and specialty entrance and lobbies, 10 exam rooms, 1 surgical suite, 1 video-endoscopy room, a mobile ultrasound for ER use, oxygen cages, in-house CBC/Chemistry/Urine analysis,blood gas analyser, CT unit, and digital radiography. In addition, our in-house lab equipment includes a lactatometer, coagulation monitoring (PT/PTT), microscope, and blood typing/crossmatching. We are also fortunate enough to have an on-site regional IDEXX diagnostic reference laboratory. Blood products are available from an in-hospital blood donor program as well as an outside blood bank. Continuous multi-parameter monitoring capabilities include invasive and non-invasive blood pressure, central venous pressure, pulse oximetry, EtCO2 and ECG. ... The emergency staff consists of experienced emergency clinicians, technicians and veterinary assistants whose goal is to provide the best of care to our clients and patients.