Managing Veterinarian (Medical Director) | Up to $50k in sign-on incentives
Laurelwood Animal Hospital
Location: Beaverton, Oregon
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: 11487
Laurelwood Animal Hospital, in Beaverton, Oregon is an AAHA accredited, small animal practice focused on delivering high quality medical services while promoting a culture of compassion and authenticity. We cultivate an attractive working environment and culture of relentless improvement, continuing education, respect, and support for every team member. We invest in training and development of our staff to ensure exceptional patient care and client communication. Our doctors have been practicing together for over 30 years; the practice foundation reflects the highest standard of medical care through client education and comprehensive diagnostics. Our clientele is loyal to us and, in many cases, we see family members through multiple generations.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive, and fun DVM to lead our outstanding team!
The Managing DVM 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 DVM is also responsible for creating an environment of teamwork in which quality medicine is delivered.
In partnership with the Hospital Manager, the Managing DVM is responsible for the financial performance of the hospital, preparing operating and capital budgets, and meeting budget expectations. In addition, the Hospital Manager and Managing DVM are responsible for directing staff and the overall management of the practice, under the direction of NVA Divisional Leadership.
Advancing Medical Care
Leading Staff and Practice
Growing the Practice
Our facility was designed by veterinarians and our 2-story building has been retrofitted specifically to be a veterinary hospital with ample treatment and surgical space, outfitted for progressive medicine. We are located just outside Portland, Oregon in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. The area offers multiple activities for outdoor enthusiasts including hiking, camping, fishing, boating, and skiing. Wind down with an abundance of boutique shopping, artisan markets, craft breweries and vineyards , and farm-to-table dining. The region is filled with historical monuments and cultural attractions allowing as many day-trip adventures as you can imagine! The breathtaking Oregon coastline is less than two hours’ drive, Mt. Hood is approximately an hour away, Seattle and Mount St. Helens are within 3 hours, while downtown Portland is only a few minutes from the hospital. No matter what you enjoy you can find it here!
Why else should you join our growing practice?
Our doctors and staff are committed to animal advocacy. We support and celebrate their dedication to improving animal welfare!
We believe in the value of mentorship and helping doctors and staff grow in their professional and personal lives.
Experienced, highly trained, and tenured staff to support you.
In-house diagnostic tools include ultrasound, endoscopy, an all-digital spiral CT scanner, IDEXX labs, digital x-ray (both full body and dental), and more.
A desire to learn, grow, and be an unwavering champion for animal welfare in the community.
DVM license in Oregon, in good standing or be able to obtain such licensing prior to starting.
Exceptional communication skills with clients, peers, and staff.
Passion for learning and improvement and a proactive approach to problem solving.
Take pride in offering unmatched quality of medicine.
Support all other medical personnel, including veterinary technicians and assistants, and help guide as a mentor to develop the clinical staff.
Confidence and proficiency in dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and internal medicine.
Benefits include (but are not limited to):
Highly competitive compensation plans
Extraordinary mentorship / training tailored to your specific needs and comfort level
Paid licensing fees, CE, and professional dues
Insurance: Medical, vision, dental, life, short-term and long-term disability, PLIT, and more
NVA is a leading global veterinary community of more than 1,400 veterinary hospitals and pet resorts united in the love of animals and the people who love them. Our animal care ecosystem spans the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. Rooted in a culture of compassion, innovation and collaboration, NVA champions each hospital's unique culture and provides the support and opportunities veterinary teams need to deliver exceptional care to pets and their families.