Medical Director in Shippensburg, PA - Offering a $20,000 Sign On Bonus
Shippensburg Animal Hospital
July 16, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
Canine, Feline, Equine, Bovine, Ovine/Caprine, Exotic/Avian, Other
DVM or equivalent
Are you looking to join a progressive practice located in south central PA? Does an opportunity to use your leadership skills while working with a skilled and caring staff interest you? Shippensburg Animal Hospital is seeking a full time Medical Director to lead our 3-location, mixed-animal practice. Our eight-veterinarian team has been proudly delivering high quality medical and surgical care to our patients in the Cumberland Valley region for over 50 years.
The Medical Director serves as the clinical leader of the Hospital. He or she is responsible for the ongoing evaluation and management of clinical practices as well as the delivery of patient care. The Medical Director works in partnership with the Practice Manager and CVP to ensure a high standard of medical case management and to provide an excellent experience for our clients and their pets, as well as carrying a clinical caseload similar to your hospital colleagues. By continuing the traditions of outstanding and compassionate care, the Lead Veterinarian will be instrumental in understanding and meeting the hospital’s financial goals.
As the Medical Director at Shippensburg Animal Hospital, you will be working closely with the Practice Manager to support the needs and wants of the hospital. You will need to have an understanding of the strategic plan to be able to assist with managing and supporting the hospital’s financial goals (i.e. budgets, P&Ls, financial reports). In order to help run the hospital smoothly, you will need to be a part of the monthly lead doctor calls, as well as, attend the annual lead doctor meeting hosted by Community Veterinary Partners.
The minimum requirements for this position include:
- DVM or VMD degree
- At least 5 years of practice experience
- Minimum of 3 years of experience in a supervisory position
- Proven track record of collaborative leadership preferred.
We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits, including medical benefits, vacation and holiday pay, continuing education allowance and 401k.
Join our team in an exciting environment where the needs of the patients are put first with ample opportunity for future personal growth. The quality of life in south central PA and its semi-rural environment in close proximity to major urban areas offer the best of both worlds
About Shippensburg Animal Hospital
Shippensburg Animal Hospital is a multi-doctor animal hospital offering a full range of small and large animal veterinary services, from diagnostics to surgery and even grooming. We have been serving the Cumberland Valley region for over 50 years.
We have clinics in three locations: Shippensburg, Allen Road, and Mount Rock. We have seven doctors on staff, which which provides our patients with access to a wide breadth of medical expertise. Our multiple location practice ensures that our patients and clients are able to get medical care when and where it is needed.
We provide services in veterinary orthopedics, including bone pinning and plating. In fact, many other animal hospitals in our region refer their advanced orthopedic cases to Shippensburg Animal Hospital. We also utilize cold laser therapy to treat pets suffering from arthritis and other painful conditions. We also offer both digital x-ray and ultrasound as diagnostic options for our patients.
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