Ocean State Veterinary Specialists is hiring internship-trained doctors to join a talented and fun group of people who truly care about their patients and clients every day. If you have a strong foundation in emergency medicine from your internship, but know that you want to continue to learn and improve your skills and knowledge - this is an exceptional job opportunity. OSVS has a very busy emergency service and specialists in internal medicine, surgery, radiology, critical care, neurology, cardiology, oncology, ophthalmology, and avian/exotics. Emergency doctors work a combination of day, swing, and night shifts, and play an important role in training interns. We are located in Rhode Island, the beautiful Ocean State - and close to all of New England's offerings. We offer a generous compensation package, with opportunity for production based earnings and rewards for longevity with the company. There is extensive in-house continuing education, and the strong internship and residency programs create a constant learning environment. The caseload at OSVS is high - and the cases challenging. But the emergency doctors have all of hte support and resources they need to provide excellent care. If you want to practice high quality medicine, and make a difference to a lot of pets and their people - consider a job at OSVS.
Completion of a rotating internship in small animal medicine/surgery
Additional Salary Information: Base salary plus production
Ocean State Veterinary Specialists (OSVS) is a large and busy 24 hour emergency and specialty referral center located in East Greenwich, Rhode Island. The hospital is a 25,000 sq. ft. building, with a recently constructed specialty center. We offer referral and emergency services to the RI, eastern CT, and southern MA areas. There is no general practice associated with the hospital. Equipment incl...udes digital radiography, ultrasound, CT, MRI, laparoscopy, mechanical ventilation, telemetry, fluoroscopy, and state-of-the-art monitoring equipment. The staff includes specialists in internal medicine, surgery, radiology, emergency/critical care, cardiology, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology and avian/exotics, as well as a large group of experienced emergency clinicians.
The hospital places a premium on continuing education. Daily case rounds provide an opportunity for continuous learning. We have in-house education for doctors and technicians, and host referring veterinarians for continuing education forums several times a year. We have a successful internship in place as well as an emergency/critical care residency, which helps to promote a didactic atmosphere and gives the emergency clinicians and specialists ample opportunity to teach others.
The support staff is highly trained and enthusiastic about continuing education as well. The technicians working in the intensive care unit are capable of managing most nursing cases, including those on mechanical ventilation, peritoneal dialysis, continuous thoracic drainage, etc.