Metropolitan Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Service is seeking a motivated recent to seasoned graduate of an accredited veterinary school looking for a stimulating environment in a multidisciplinary referral practice. The position would be primarily overnights with rotation through some second shifts with our other two overnight doctors. Our hospital consists of two parts -- 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 a board eligible 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 criticalist, and one board eligible criticalist but also consists of 5 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). 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 non invasive blood pressure evaluation, EKG, in house telemetry, oxygen therapy, mechanical ventilation, radiography, ultrasonography and computed tomography, fluid therapy and supportive care. The MVES is directly supported by a medical director, office manager, and seasoned veterinary staff.
Additional Salary Information: full health care benefits, 401k, PLIT, AVMA dues and CE stipend provided.