Zoe Animal Hospital is a growing group of animal hospitals in South Florida. Our hospitals are equipped with the latest technology in imaging and laboratory. We are looking for rockstar veterinarians looking to have fun and help pets. We are looking for candidates that want to practice good quality medicine. Avimark users are a plus.
Our mission is to provide high quality veterinary care at an affordable price.
We want dedicated small animal veterinary professionals to come join our wonderful team. Most of our support staff have been with the company since we opened our first hospital. Ideal candidates must be willing to work weekends and shifts ending at 9pm. Here is an overview of what we are looking for;
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Comprehensive patient work ups
Obtain complete history in conjunction with technician
Perform thorough physical exams including temp, pulse, respiration, body condition score for each patient
Make notes on master health form with any problems and diagnosis
Recommend all appropriate comprehensive diagnostic screening
Correctly interpret diagnostic results
Make comprehensive wellness recommendations tailored to individual patient
Client communication and education
Educated and promoted pet insurance to clients.
Always asks if client has further questions or needs before leaving the room or discharging patient
Communicate medical findings, recommended diagnostics, prognosis, and recommended plan to pet owner. Makes notes in chart to record all such conversations.
Give status reports to client on hospitalized patient's condition in timely manner
Perform timely discharge appointments, remembering to ask for any questions
Respond to client phone calls in a timely manner
Diagnostic procedures & surgery
Performs appropriate pre-op exams & diagnostics
Practices good surgical techniques
Ability to use and delegate appropriate surgical prep techniques with technician
Calls back clients with results of diagnostic tests and provide copy with interpretation for pet owner.
Review discharge instructions with technician or owner
Medical Record Responsibilities
Record patient exams in medical records using SOAP format
Complete records by end of work day.
Fully document all patient care to ensure good case management
Complete medical records in a legible and complete manner
Prescribe appropriate medication for patient conditions with appropriate dosing
Approve prescriptions, reviews label for accuracy
Maintain security of controlled drugs
Monitor inventory levels of controlled substances
Perform regular controlled drug counts striving for zero variances
Turn monthly controlled drug count into manager in timely manner
Logs controlled substances consistently
Promotes teamwork & staff efficiency
Assist in keeping appointments running on time
Clearly communicate instructions to staff in respectful manner
Is willing to assist staff with their duties when needed, work are a tam.
Communicate pertinent information to colleagues for efficient case management
Promote a positive attitude throughout the practice
Answers the persistent ringing phone when necessary
Be available to colleagues/management when off duty for matters that cannot wait
Correctly invoice clients
Clearly communicate costs to clients with our team members assisances
Follow hospital guidelines for client payment and credit policies
Does not waste clinic resources
Continuing Education Responsibilities
Regularly attend outside CE meetings for a minimum of 20 hours/year
Share information gathered at CE meetings with colleagues
Assist in teaching at staff meetings when called upon
Assist with mentoring and training staff members
Attend at least 80% of on-site staff training and/or meetings
Other duties may be assigned as the need arises
The Associate Veterinarian has no direct supervisory duties but will lead the medical care of our patients by directing technical and kennel personnel in patient care in an efficient and respectful manner.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
Veterinarian degree (DVM) from accredited college or university and current Florida veterinary license and DEA registration must be maintained. Must demonstrate desire to continue learning in veterinary care and participate in leading staff training.
Ability to legibly and thoroughly write medical records and correspondence. Ability to read and interpret documents such as laboratory reports, medical records from other doctors, hospital policy and procedure manuals. Ability to speak effectively before small groups of customers or employees of the hospital. Ability to graciously deal with client complaints. Ability to successfully communicate with diverse personality types.
Must be proficient with basic computer, fax and printer operations. Able to work with Microsoft Word and the Internet. Experience with Avimark veterinary software helpful.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as drug dosing, oxygen levels, dilutions, percentages, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Must possess solution-focused problem solving skills.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Contact us for more details or come join the team!
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Dependent on experience
About Zoe Animal Hospital
ZOE Animal Hospital is a growing group of animal hospitals in South Florida. Our practices are the highest rated for quality of service in their respective areas. We are seeking energetic full-time veterinarians and technicians to join our growing team. We treat our patients with the best veterinary medicine has to offer and our clients with superior customer service. We have team of well-trained and compassionate Doctors and technicians that are dedicated to providing the highest standards of veterinary care to our clients and patients. Many of our doctors and support staff have been with the company since we opened our first hospital. Our practices are equipped with the latest digital x-ray equipment, latest model in-house IDEXX/ Heska labs, in-house pharmacy, excellent surgical monitoring capabilities, such as automated digital ventilators (in some of our locations), CT Scan and much more. Avimark is the practice management software throughout all our locations. All of our practices are fully computerized and use electronic medical records along with our own and exclusive client self checking kiosks. Please send cover letter and curriculum in pdf format to ZOE Animal Hospital (h...firstname.lastname@example.org). If interested in more information on employment with our corporation, our staff of veterinarians would be happy to discuss their personal experience. We are open 7 days per week, doctor schedules are from 10am to 8pm. Ideal candidate is one who is willing to work weekends and shifts ending at 8 or 9pm and who wishes to practice medicine with a higher level of quality than the ones found in typical general practices.