Pruyn Veterinary Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team .
The Pruyn Veterinary Hospital is a busy AAHA accredited facility that has been in existence in Missoula, Montana since 1949. We practice high-quality medicine and surgery for small animals, avian, and exotics. We have a staff of 9 veterinarians. Our technician staff is on-site 24 hours a day. We offer extended hours and cover our own emergency calls. Benefits include health and liability insurance, professional dues and license costs, continuing education budget, pet care discounts, and 401K.
For more information, visit our website at: www.PruynVet.com.
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
- Digital Radiology, with all files read by a boarded radiologist - Surgical Laser - Video Endoscope and Laporoscope - 3 Ultrasounds - Well equipped surgery suite, with EKG, pulse oximetry, etc. - A rehabilitation unit, with underwater treadmill and therapeutic laser - Ligasure - Digital Dental Radiology - We offer a variety of soft tissue and orthopedic surgery - Full in-house lab, and additional off-site reference lab
About Missoula, MT:
Missoula is a vibrant community influenced by being home to the University of Montana, which offers art, culture, and sports opportunities. Missoula is located in a beautiful mountain setting, with an abundance of outdoor activities, including hiking, skiing, cycling, fishing, hunting, and kayaking.
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
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospital 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