Pet Samaritan Clinic in Portland, OR is seeking an Associate DVM to join our practice.
Pet Samaritan Clinic is a small animal practice that also sees poultry, pocket pets and the avian species. We are located in the heart of Portland in the quickly up and coming Kerns neighborhood. We offer routine preventative care, as well as advanced dental care, digital x-ray and in-house ultrasound. We accept emergency appointments during office hours, but do refer clients to nearby Emergency facilities during our ?off? hours.
More information at http://www.petsam.com/
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
In-house laboratory capabilities for selected blood chemistries (Vet Test chemistry system), urinalysis and sediments, PCV, TP, fe-leuk, and various ELISA tests run by technicians. Also close association with IDEXX full-service clinical and pathological laboratories.
In house ECG?s run and interpreted
In house Ultrasound
Digital Dental Radiography
Iso & Sevo anesthesia, blood pressure monitor and pulse oximeter
We are nestled nicely in the Kerns/Laurelhurst neighborhood of Portland. In every direction there is a coffee shop. There are dog parks near by. Several boarding and obedience locations within walking distance, many restaurants and breweries and lots of boutiques. New housing developments that are eco-friendly are being added to the neighborhood faster than we can count.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet?s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Other duties as assigned.
If you are looking for a career adventure and an opportunity for unmatched personal growth, we want to hear from you.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.