Associate Doctor of Veterinary MedicineJob Description
Operate an effective and productive veterinary medical team, advocating for Pets, educating clients on all aspects of Pet health, ensuring a safe and effective hospital environment, and improving both the medical quality and business performance of the hospital.
Communicate with the other team members to maintain the flow of patients to maximize quality medical care and productivity.
Ensure the safety of Pets, clients and team members by utilizing safe restraining techniques, following standard protocols, and maintaining clean, sterile and organized treatment areas, exam rooms and labs.
Diagnose, treat and control diseases and injuries in Pets; perform surgery on Pets; prescribe and administer drugs and vaccines as appropriate.
Educate clients about preventive care, Pet health needs, any diagnosis or treatment, hospital services and other related information
Ensure patient satisfaction to expand patient base through client referrals. Obtain relevant information and history from clients, and maintain proper and complete medical records.
Effectively communicates diagnosis and treatment plan to veterinary medical team and client.
Fully utilize all practice systems (including protocols and medical records) to protect license and improve quality of life for team members, clients and patients.
Ensure all practice policies, protocols and quality assurance guidelines and local, state and federal laws are followed, including proper maintenance of the controlled substance inventory log.