Metropolitan Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Service in Louisville, KY is seeking a motivated graduate of an accredited veterinary school for an emergency DVM position. Ideally we would like candidates to have completed a one year rotating internship or have >3 years of clinical experience. However, if you are a new graduate and you are interested, please submit your CV, as we may have opportunities for you as well.
We are looking for an emergency clinician to work opposite 2 other colleagues in primarily overnight rotation with some swing shifts.
Our hospital consists of two halves -- Metropolitan Veterinary Specialists (MVS) and Metropolitan Veterinary Emergency Service (MVES). MVS is a multidisciplinary referral practice consisting of four surgeons, two internists, one neurologist, one dentist, and an ophthalmologist. We work intimately with them to seamlessly co-manage cases and provide excellent care. MVES is overseen by one double boarded internist/criticalist, one board certified criticalitst, and one board eligible criticalist but also consists of 6 emergency clinicians with varying internship and residency experience that provide 24/7 coverage. Four board certified surgeons share duties covering the emergency service and are available for consultation or to perform procedures at any time. We currently have cage side rounds to discuss patient care three times per day and grand rounds for interns weekly (M&M, journal club, staff presentations). The MVES is directly supported by a medical director, office manager, and seasoned veterinary staff.
If you are interested in a unique opportunity with a stimulating, progressive mutli-specialty referral center, please contact our medical director Dr. Higgs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Services provided by Metropolitan Veterinary Emergency Service include but are not limited to the following: routine hematology, routine clinical chemistry, blood gas analysis, PT/aPTT, thromboelestography, invasive and noninvasive blood pressure evaluation, EKG, in house telemetry, oxygen therapy, mechanical ventilation, radiography, ultrasonography and computed tomography, fluid therapy and supportive care
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on experience and MVES offers full paid health care benefits, 401k, PLIT, AVMA dues and CE stipend will also be provided.
Metropolitan Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Service is a 24 hour multidisciplinary specialty practice consisting of surgery,internal medicine, ophthalmology, dentistry, and emergency/critical care services. The Emergency Critical Care Service is entering its ninth year. MVSES is located in a 10,000 square foot facility on the far east end of Louisville, KY. As Kentucky's largest and most compr...ehensive veterinary referral center the scope of our practice covers the majority of the state of Kentucky and a portion of Southern Indiana. Louisville and its metropolitan area is comprised of approximately 1.3 million people. The city is a nice mixture of quiet neighborhoods, vibrant riverfront, growing music/public radio scene and culinary/performing arts all set at a Midwest pace. We have a great ballet, opera, and Kentucky Center for the performing arts. There is a huge culinary scene in Louisville with hip restaurants as well as a growing food truck market. Obviously, the city's most noteworthy event is the Kentucky Derby which spans 2 weeks of fun filled events including the Pegasus parade and Balloon Glow leading up to the actual horse racing of Oaks and Derby. We have several large music festivals per year as well as plenty of outdoor opportunities for hiking, biking, canoeing, etc. Louisville is also only a few hour trip from many other metropolitan areas including Chicago, Indianapolis, St. Louis, Cincinnati.