Progressive clinics seeking an associate veterinarian for our hospitals in Clearfield, PA located in Western Pennsylvania. Our hospitals are growing and are looking to add a full-time veterinarian to complement our existing staff. A strong part of the community, we offer many levels of service and seek to provide a high-level of medicine for each and every one of our clients. Digital radiology, ultrasound, laser therapy, and other equipment are available with in-house and conference training available to develop these skills. Our community also offers many outdoor recreational oppurtunities and is within driving distance to Pittsburgh, State College and Erie. Come practice great medicine in a friendly environment that offers opportunities to grow and learn through CE, experience, and team collaboration. Our companies address is 214 school street, Clearfield, PA 16830.
Ability to recognize that teamwork is essential for a quality practice; ability to work as a team member as well as a doctor.
Interest in strengthen the business aspect of a veterinary practice.
Willingness to stay after hours or work extra hours when needed.
Ability to maintain their work life balance to the level they need
Interest in marketing and growth of the practice.
Display tact and diplomacy with staff members and clients.
Physical Effort: Work requires lifting and carrying animals (will be assisted by other staff members in lifting animals over 40 lbs). Walks or stands for extended periods of time; frequently works in a bent position.
Working conditions: May be exposed to unpleasant odors, noises and animal feces. May be exposed to bites, scratches and contagious diseases.
Provides compassionate care to patients.
Works with owners to set practice medical policies and procedures; performs all duties in accordance with them.
Plans and carries out a significant program of personal medical continuing education.
Works with the owners on plans for developing and growing the business.
Is active in professional organizations and community activities.
Communicates objectives, motivates staff, builds and maintains morale; maintains core values and standards.
Helps to develop new programs and processes that meet clients’ changing needs.
Sets an example for the staff in dealing with clients; promotes the concept of the client-centered environment.
Delivers in-house medical training to the support staff when asked to do so.
Works toward and attains practice productivity standards.
Promotes cooperative working environment among staff members; understands the value of teamwork; shows enthusiasm and willingness to perform as necessary to help the practice function as a unit.
Maintains positive, cooperative relationships with other employees.
Performs physical examinations using preliminary data provided by the veterinary technicians; diagnoses physical condition and presents diagnostic and treatment alternatives to the client being sensitive to their emotional as well financial needs.
Performs medical, surgical and dental procedures; provides emergency services in accordance with hospital standards of care.
Interprets the results of laboratory procedures and determines the appropriate protocol based on the results; reads radiographs and interprets EKGs and EEGs.
Prescribes medications in accordance with manufacturer's label instructions and uses. Understands common side-effects and common drug interactions with other medications.
Promptly, accurately and legibly updates client records in support of the SOAP reporting method.
Understands and carries out treatment orders from other veterinarians; makes necessary changes in treatment plan when diagnostic results support the decision to do so.
Performs other duties as assigned.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
We are a small group focused on helping owners help their pets. We want to help veterinarians have an impact on the profession through opportunity and leadership. We do this through education, mentorship, leadership training and regular goal setting. We also pride ourselves on finding all the options for owners and helping them decide what's best for their family. We do the best medicine that is available at every opportunity.