VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital is looking for Specialty Medical Director to join our AAHA accredited 24-hour multispecialty referral practice in Denver, Colorado. We have a dedicated referral base and a collaborative work environment with highly trained and compassionate support staff. Our close-knit and collaborative specialists consists of surgery, cardiology, dermatology, neurology, oncology, internal medicine, critical care, radiology and rehabilitation. We value a team approach with a mutual goal to be the premier hospital for emergency and specialty care, by providing the best in medical quality, a personal and inclusive environment and exceptional client experiences.
Our hospital offers advanced imaging including 64 slice CT with 3D imaging and 1.5T MRI 7 days a week, rigid and flexible endoscopy, laproscopy, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, digital radiology, full in-house laboratory and we are in the process of building our own in-house blood bank. We have hospital-wide patient rounds every morning and didactic rounds for the interns M-F to allow for optimal teaching and a cohesive transfer of cases to ensure best patient care.
The Medical Director (MD) under direction and collaboration of the field management team, is responsible for establishing the medical quality and patient care practiced by all doctors in a given hospital. The MD achieves this through strong leadership and serving as a mentor and role model for the associate veterinarians and staff. An MD should demonstrate a strong work ethic, integrity, and a consistent positive attitude. The MD is also an integral part of the hospital management team responsible for the overall financial performance of the hospital, and helps create and drive the overall direction for the hospital that will achieve positive results. The MD also fulfills all of the duties of a staff veterinarian in addition to the specific responsibilities of Medical Director.
Come to a city where you can see mountains for miles, explore many outdoor activities, and cultural events. Red Rocks Amphitheater for a great concern, the best hiking you could ask for, skiing/snowboarding, and beautiful seasons in an exceptionally pet friendly place.
As a member of the VCA family, your love for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. Eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Health & Wellness
An innovative, new department focused on associate health and wellbeing, with programs such as company sponsored Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tools, and access to additional mental health resources.
401k retirement savings plan, with matching contributions of 25% of the first 4% of your eligible compensation
Health, dental, vision insurance with HSA/FSA, infertility benefits
Paid parental, vacation and sick leave
Flexible scheduling for work/life balance
Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
Opportunities to mentor with one of the largest providers of private practice internships and residencies in the U.S.
Opportunities to participate in a robust clinical studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 6,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
For more information about this job, please contact Rayna Faumuina, Sr. Talent Acquisition Partner, Specialty at email@example.com or 760-891-9903.
The base salary range for this position is $230k-$350k (to include base salary, +/- production, stipend, potential bonuses) and is negotiable based on a candidate's experience, credentials, skillset, education, and other factors.
Internal Number: R-47105
About VCA Animal Hospitals
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.