Associate Veterinarian (with a salary up to $130,000 and a Sign-on Bonus of $30,000)
VetCheck Pet Urgent Care CNTR
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
VetCheck Pet Urgent Care CNTR in Indianapolis is looking for a positive, compassionate and collaborative full-time/part-time/relief veterinarian to join our team! We are a full service urgent care animal hospital open 7 days a week (Not a 24/7) providing quality veterinary care to the community. We are closed on major holidays!
Points to consider before you apply for this role
VetCheck plays a crucial role in the Community by helping pets and pet parents with non-critical after hour emergencies. Our hours of operation are Mon-Fri 4-11, Sat 9am-8pm, Sun 9am-6pm. You are required to work alternative weekend shifts.
You get to experience fast-paced Non-critical Emergency Care without working overnights
Our staff is highly engaged, collaborative and maintains positive attitude. We all work like a family, pitch in together to find solutions for any problems and all the staff we have are with us for long time. We maintain a support staff ratio of 4-5 techs per DVM.
It's not our job to take care of pets, it is our responsibility.
We respect our staff and are advocates of our staff by supporting and helping "you" in difficult situations. We have "No Tolerance Policy towards our staff" mentioned in the website, welcome forms and social media platforms.
We provide the best compensation and benefits in the industry. Please feel free to mention what's important to you with regard to benefits. We will try to accommodate your needs. Compensation wise- with 40 hours work week, you could make up to $200,000-250,000/ year.
Is owning an urgent care hospital your goal? we will help you train you to establish your own hospital as a franchise or partnership, meaning, we will support and help you achieve your long-term career goals
We support, promote and advocate for Diversity and Inclusion in Vet Med
Our Core values and Operating Structure:
We operate with core values of
Cost-effective alternative to Emergency Care
Communication to Give Peace of Mind to Clients by answering all of pet parent's questions
We practice Evidence based Medicine here at VetCheck!
We give free hand to the Veterinarian to diagnose and provide necessary care to the patients. We DO NOT micromanage!
We want your complete YOU to be present and practice the evidence based, quality medicine the way you will practice in your own clinic. When you have ownership mindset, we believe you would perform 100% and gives you peace of mind at work.
The Associate veterinarian is an integral member of the healthcare team and will play a key roll in the growth of the hospital.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Provides compassionate care to patients.
Promotes cooperative and collaborative 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.
Understands the needs of the pets, communicate to pet parents and be an advocate of the pet by providing clear communication to pet parents.
Performs physical examinations using preliminary date 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.
Is active in professional organizations and community activities.
Communicates objectives, motivates staff, builds and maintains morale; maintains core values and standards.
Sets an example for the staff in dealing with clients; promotes the concept of the patient-centered environment.
Delivers in-house medical training to the support staff when needed.
Performs medical, surgical and dental procedures; provides urgent care 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 manufacturers 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.
Plans and carries out a significant program of personal medical continuing education.
Reasons to join:
Best compensation in the industry (up to $130,000/year) and GENEROUS sign-on bonus, with a potential of earning $200,000-250,000/year
Flexible schedule options to promote supportive work-life balance offering Part-Time or Full-Time opportunities: set schedule
Medical and professional liability insurance, professional dues, license fees, DEA fees, C.E. allowance with Paid Time Off and student debt relief program
Training period and Excellent on-going mentoring and coaching through our team of highly skilled and very experienced veterinarians
Monthly 1:1 with the Medical Director to help you understand your progress and answer any questions or concerns
Highly skilled support team of Vet Technicians, Surgery Technicians, Lead Technicians, Shift Leads and Office Managers with 1:5 nursing team per DVM
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Allowance
Paid Time Off- 3 weeks vacation
Relocation Assistance available to right candidates
Required skills and Education background
Current Indiana Veterinary License
Current CSR and DEA License
All levels of experiences considered
Training program for new grads and ongoing mentorship will be provided
Immigration Visa sponsorship available to right candidates
At VetCheck we’re dedicated to offering exceptional care and experience for our pets and community. Our modern facilities provide welcoming environment to pet parents in case of non-critical emergency/urgent care situations.
Our Mission is to make a difference in the lives of pets and thereby pet parents.
Our Core Values- We operate with the following core values
Compassion- Treat each pet with Compassion
Convenience- Be available to the pets and pet parents when they need us the most
Commitment- We are committed to the pets and communities we treat
Cost-effective, Faster and stress-free Alternative Care to the Veterinary Emergency Care
Communication-Give Pet Parents Peace of Mind by answering all the questions they have