Veterinarian - Animal Care of Ponte Vedra

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, United States · Animal Care of Ponte Vedra

Description

• Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.

• Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.

• Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up­-to-­date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-­up and future management of the patient.

• Stay up-­to­-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.

• Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.

• Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.

• Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.

Requirements

• Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university

• Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Florida

• Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude

• The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members

• Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets

• Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients

• A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics

• Proficiency in surgery a plus

Benefits

SVP rewards its team members with a competitive salary, growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

• Medical Insurance

• 401(k) retirement savings plan

• Continuing Education allowance

• Professional Liability Coverage

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