Belair Veterinary Hospital is looking for an Associate Veterinarian
We are a progressive client & pet-tailored, 4 DVM practice located just a few minutes outside of Washington DC. We have a collaborative team approach to practicing medicine with a reputation of high standard care in our community. Our 3,500 square foot facility includes a full surgery suite, dental suite, treatment area, and pharmacy. Our clients love the convenience of our attached lodging and grooming facilities!
6 Veterinary Technicians, 5 Client Care Representatives, 3 Kennel Care team members, 2 Groomers, and a Hospital Manager completes our tight-knit team. We see small animals and exotics and we’ve been serving our community for over 30 years!
Our diagnostic capabilities include digital radiography, digital dental radiology, and in-house blood machines.
This position is part-time, with 3-4 shifts a week and rotating Saturdays (no on-call).
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an valuable member of the hospital team who works directly with our four current Doctors 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.