Healthy Pet Veterinary Clinic is adding a Full Time Associate Veterinarian to the team in our busy small animal practice. While we see dogs and cats as a majority of our patients, we have uniquely positioned ourselves in the Madison market to be a practice focused on the special care and needs of Exotic Companion Mammals. Applicants must have prior experience caring for small mammal patients. Ongoing CE will be expected to expand knowledge of Exotic Companion Mammals through mentor-ship of the practice owner and through local and national events in order to maintain our high level of small mammal care.
Our clinic has been located on Madison’s east side for over 15 years and we are in a spacious new facility that opened in 2014. We offer our clients digital radiology, in-house laboratory, rigid endoscopy and laser therapy. You will be working with a very experienced support staff and become part of a hard-working and competent team.
We offer a competitive salary, health and dental insurance, CE allowance, paid vacation and a friendly team-oriented atmosphere.
Please submit a current resume or CV for consideration.
Possess a broad base of knowledge and skills requisite for the practice of veterinary medicine in order to treat sick or injured animals by prescribing medication, setting bones, dressing wounds, or performing surgery.
Ability to function in a variety of clinical situations and to render a wide spectrum of patient care.
Scientific knowledge accompanied by basic intellectual attitudes, ethical professional attitudes and behaviors and moral principles that are essential for a responsible veterinarian to possess.
Ability to speak with clients and to hear and observe patients in order to elicit information, describe changes in mood, activity and posture, and perceive nonverbal communications.
Ability to communicate effectively, efficiently and sensitively with patients, owners, peers and team members showing compassion, integrity and concern for others. Communication includes speech, reading and writing.
Sufficient motor function to elicit information from patients by palpation, auscultation, percussion and other diagnostic maneuvers. The associate should be able to execute motor activities reasonably required to provide general care and safe restraint, to perform diagnostic procedures and to provide emergency treatment to patients.
Complex problem solving abilities which include the skill to perform these in a timely manner.
The ability to incorporate new information from peers, and medical literature in formulating diagnoses and plans.
Good judgment in patient assessment, diagnostic and therapeutic planning; associate must be able to identify and communicate this knowledge to others when appropriate.
The associate must possess the mental and emotional health required for full utilization of his or her intellectual abilities, the exercise of good judgment, the prompt completion of all responsibilities and responsibilities attendant to the diagnosis and care of patients, and the development of mature, sensitive and effective relationships with clients and the health care team.
Regular attendance and timeliness are an essential function in order to fulfill the requirements of this position.
Ability to multi-task.
Additional Salary Information: Health and Dental Insurance via HSA
Education and providing top quality care are the primary goals we strive everyday to achieve at Healthy Pet Veterinary Clinic. We believe owners that are well informed and educated about their pet's care are best prepared to work with the doctor to keep their pet happy and healthy. After educating pet owners about all of the options and possibilities, we provide gentle, loving care and consistentl...y push ourselves to stay on top of the newest technology and treatments available.Our doctors and staff are committed to providing the best quality care possible and want to provide pet owners with multiple options for treatment when available. Our commitment to pets is evidenced by our ties with several local rescue groups and a strong belief in adoption as a great way to bring a pet into your life. Most of all, we want to be your resource for information about all aspects of your pet's health care. We want to be the ones you call when you have a question and place a strong emphasis on education and open communication whether it be over the phone, via email or even text message. We respect the cherished bond that exists between people and their beloved pets we want to do everything possible to keep pets happy and healthy throughout their entire lives.