VCA Hollywood Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Emergency Veterinarian to join our tenured DVM team in Hollywood, Florida.
Sign-On Bonus Offered!
VCA Hollywood is located just 5 miles south of Fort Lauderdale and 7 miles north of Miami. We've been serving the local community since 1947! We were also one of the first hospitals to be AAHA-accredited and have continued to maintain the AAHA standard of care for over 70 years.
VCA Hollywood is a hybrid (GP/Specialty/ER) facility. Our staff consists of 23 veterinarians and approximately 100 support personnel. The veterinarians in the building include general practice, emergency, and Diplomates including general practice (ABVP), dermatology (ACVD), cardiology (ACVIM cardiology), surgery (ACVS), oncology (ACVIM oncology), internal medicine (ACVIM), emergency critical care (ACVECC) and Rehab. Our fully staffed in-house lab laboratory performs routine chemistries, hemograms, parvo snap, FeLV/FIP snap, coagulation panels, and cytology in-house daily. In addition, blood gas, vetscan, and chemistry analysis units are also available for after-hours or STAT chemistries. All of our doctors have easy access to ultrasound for aFAST and tFAST needs. The hospital maintains 18 anesthesia stations with state-of-the-art monitoring as well as two digital radiology suites. There are four operating tables and four dental tables, which are equipped with digital dental radiography. In addition, we have a 64 slice CT scanner on site.
GP/ER: VCA Hollywood is open for appointments 7:00 AM-7:00 PM Mon-Sat and 24/7/365 for emergency care allowing for flexible scheduling.
Hollywood, Florida has its own beach and boardwalk and is just a few miles from the famous Ft. Lauderdale and Miami beaches. In addition, Hollywood, FL is just a few hour's drive to Orlando and Tampa to spend a day at Walt Disney World, Busch Gardens, SeaWorld, Universal, or MGM theme parks or take a quiet and restful break in the scenic Florida Keys.
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University – offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
VCA Academy’s Mentorship Program – participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.
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