Our client’s practice is seeking a skilled, confident, and compassionate ER doctor who enjoys all aspects of emergency and critical care as well as the interaction between the patient and owner as an extension of referring veterinarians’ practices.
The practice is a busy Emergency and Specialty hospital which consists of specialists in surgery, internal medicine, neurology/neurosurgery, dermatology, ophthalmology, radiology, and dentistry in an award-winning, state-of-the-art facility open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The specialists, emergency doctors, and interns take a “one hospital” approach together with our experienced administrative and technical staff to provide the highest quality compassionate health care and service to patients, pet owners, and referring veterinarians.
The 32,000 sq. ft. hospital opened 2004 and features a separate emergency entrance and lobby, 16 exam rooms, 4 surgical and 1 dental suite, video-endoscopy, mobile and stationary color-flow Doppler ultrasounds, a large central ICU with oxygen cage, Pulmonetics ventilator, Telemetry, portable ultrasound unit, in-house lab, spiral CT scanner, MRI, and digital radiography. In addition to standard full blood analysis, our in-house lab equipment includes a colloid osmometer, lactatometer, coagulation monitoring (PT/PTT), microscope, and blood typing/crossmatching. The practice has both noninvasive and invasive blood pressure monitoring, and continuous central venous pressure monitoring, as well as negative pressure wound therapy.
The 46 cage ICU features separate wards for small breed dogs, large dog runs, and cats while keeping them all visible behind glass. This unique arrangement affords feline patients the quiet environment they need and allows loud or infectious patients to be isolated. Critical patients and oxygen cage are housed at the front of our ICU. The practice has a fully stocked separate isolation ward as well as a step-down ward for less critical patients. Emergency staff consists of highly skilled and trained, reliable certified veterinary technicians and veterinary assistants who are committed to supporting doctors.
Tucson, Arizona is a thriving city of over one million people offering a mild year round climate with abundant recreational and cultural activities and a lower than average cost of living. The employment package includes a competitive base salary (plus incentives), full benefits including medical/dental/vision/disability insurance, relocation expenses, 401K, paid vacation and CE time, license and association dues. The practice places a high priority on professional development, job satisfaction and quality of life for the staff.
You are encouraged to apply if you are interested in working in a dynamic, collaborative, team-oriented group practice dedicated to the needs of the pet and client, and belonging to a successful hospital in a city which can provide an excellent livelihood