We are seeking an Urgent Care Associate Veterinarian to join our growing team!
Beechmont Pet Hospital is excited to be extending our normal hours of operation to include urgent care services. This position entails both regular appointment hours, and urgent care hours which will average out to 34 hours per week. Responsibilities include working every third Saturday, and every Sunday, unless vacation hours are arranged.
Established in 1984, we are a busy, six-doctor, dog and cat practice in Southeast Cincinnati. Our Mission is to provide the highest quality of veterinary care to the widest possible spectrum of pet owners in our community, with a mind toward keeping our services affordable for all. Our outstanding team of veterinarians boasts experience levels ranging from 7 to 16 years, and are supported by a team of 8, highest caliber, registered technicians. Our beautiful and spacious facility was constructed in 2007 and is situated in the middle of the neighborhoods we serve.
6,400 Square foot facility with 6 exam rooms and a large, central treatment area
2 dental suites with digital dental x-ray
2-table surgery suite
New, wireless computer technology throughout the hospital and in each exam room
External lab pickups, twice daily
No after-hours/weekend emergencies - Excellent emergency and referral center (MedVet) less than 5 miles away
No boarding; On-site groomer operates as a separate entity.
About our Community:
Located in southeast Cincinnati, we service the communities of Mt. Washington and Anderson Township. An area of mixed demographics, our clients range from the very wealthy, to upper/lower middle class, to fixed-income senior citizens. Anderson Township is one of the more desirable communities in Greater Cincinnati, with excellent schools, great parks, extensive bike trails, and an easy commute to downtown Cincinnati!
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Ohio
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.