The Animal Medical Center is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our practice! The doctors and staff at AMC strive to make the clients and patients experience as comfortable and friendly as possible. With mentoring for newer doctors and consultations between the practitioners, the blend of experience, enthusiasm, and current trends offer our clients and patients enhanced treatment and advanced options. AMC continues to be a progressive practice in the Texas Panhandle that invites practitioners who want to advance their quality of medicine and provide comprehensive service to its clients to join. We reward our Veterinarians with a highly competitive compensation package, and sign/on-retention bonuses.
What sets us apart?
Our equipment consists of dental radiography, digital radiography, ultrasound, orthopedics, laser surgery and acupuncture therapy, chiropractic care, in-house laboratory facility and referral lab, anesthetic equipment, IV pumps, and warming units.
Current plans are to build a dedicated dental suite and an additional surgical suite in the next year.
Our community has a centrally located ER clinic that we utilize for after hour referrals.
A stand-alone facility of 7400 sq. ft. with a dedicated treatment area, x-ray room, surgical suite and 6 exam rooms.
7 full-time DVM practice, associates rotate Saturday shifts (8am-2pm). Continuing education, dues, and license for Texas are included. Vacation and employee paid health benefits are available after 60 days of employment.
About Amarillo, TX:
Amarillo has a growing population of greater than 200,000 with minor league baseball, football and hockey teams for year round sports enthusiasts. The city is only a few hours from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado and New Mexico with some of the best ski resorts in the U.S. Palo Duro Canyon, the second largest canyon in the U.S. is less than 30 miles away. The people of the Texas Panhandle are friendly. Big skies, starry nights and wonderful sunsets welcome you.
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor 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.
Skills and Basic Qualifications:
Candidate must be a graduate from an AVMA accredited college or have successfully passed the ECFVG certification program or the PAVE certification program
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Texas.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospitals team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
It is the policy of the company to afford equal oppportuties to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled veteran.
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