Parkway Veterinary Hospital located in Dublin, CA is looking for an Managing Veterinarian to join our practice!
Since 1971, Parkway Veterinary Hospital has provided compassionate and quality care for dogs, cats, rodents and rabbits in Dublin, California. We are a complete medical facility featuring the latest in surgical, laboratory and diagnostic equipment.
At Parkway Veterinary Hospital, we strive to give exceptional patient care and treat each animal as if it were our own. We believe that prevention is the best medicine and only through communication and education can this be accomplished.
We are looking for an experienced Veterinarian to join and lead our highly skilled team. The ideal candidate for this position will have a passion for our feline friends, surgery and highly experienced in dentistry. Someone who is confident and hardworking, team-oriented, an effective communicator and collaborates with our team members to provide the highest quality care to our patients. We feel fortunate to provide the high standards of service that we do in our community, while still being able to take advantage of all that the Bay Area has to offer.
About the hospital:
We are a 3-doctor progressive practice that offers state-of-the-art medical care
We are highly focused on DENTISTRY and Preventative Wellness care
Our equipment includes:
Digital Dental Radiographs
Complete in-house laboratory, as well as Idexx referral lab
Brand new LOGIQ V5 Vet Forward series Ultrasound system
Dedicated surgery suite
Brand new compute and phone system
We are currently in the transition of converting to digital files.
We collaborate with Carl Koehler, DVM, who is a board certified surgeon and mobile surgeon who comes to our facility for our outside referral orthopedic cases.
We collaborate with Sara West, who is a board certified Radiologist and Ultrasonographer. Dr. West comes to our facility for our outside referral cases and teaches our technicians once a month on radiology.
We encourage and support the cultivation of doctors' special veterinary interests.
The Managing Veterinarian is responsible for providing medical leadership for the hospital, managing Associate Veterinarians, and assuring regulatory compliance relating to the practice of veterinary medicine. The Managing Veterinarian is also responsible for creating an environment of teamwork in which quality medicine and exceptional client service are delivered.
In partnership with the Hospital Manager, the Managing Veterinarian is responsible for the financial performance and general operations of the hospital under the guidance of Divisional Leadership. In addition, the Hospital Manager and Managing Veterinarian are responsible for cultivating a supportive and collaborative team environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
Advancing Medical Care
Oversees surgical and medical cases for all doctors, ensuring positive outcomes, accurate estimates, and client communication and education
Answers client questions and concerns regarding medical and surgical procedures
Provides oversight and direction of medical standards, quality of care and inventory
Establishes medical protocols
Oversees transfer of medical cases from doctor to doctor
Minimizes waste and controls costs relating to medical supplies, surgical instruments, and drug inventories
Leading Staff and Practice
Participates in the recruiting and interviewing process for doctors, and when appropriate general staff members
Monitors doctor performance and production
Develops and monitors hospital-specific client compliance protocols and procedures
Participates in technician appraisal and medical counseling sessions
Ensures all medical staff receive applicable training, including the mentoring of new graduates
Supports the Hospital Manager with staff training programs and tracking CE and DVM/VMD licensure
Drives revenue and hospital contribution growth, which includes managing all hospital expenses
Assists in the preparation of an annual planning strategy, operating budget and capital budget
Monitors key financial reports
Growing the Practice
Drives patient visits and encourages community involvement
Embraces change and supports innovative programs within the hospital
Monitors client service, marketing, and NVA growth initiatives
Seeks out ways to innovate operational practices that improve the growth of the practice
Skills and Basic Qualifications
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) degree, or equivalent, 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 the veterinary code of ethics
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills
Delegates tasks and achieves results with hospital team members
Makes decisions confidently and effectively
Leads employees by coaching, correcting, developing, and motivating them to achieve success
Manages time and tasks appropriately
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients
About Dublin, CA: Dublin is a suburban city in the Tri-Valley Area. Gracing 14 square miles, Dublin is a mixture of rolling hills and scenic flatlands, with extraordinary vistas of Mt. Diablo, Donlon Point, and Dublin Hills Open Space. Only 35 miles east of downtown San Francisco, 23 miles east of downtown Oakland, and 31 miles north of downtown San Jose, Dublin is centrally located making it easy to hop on BART or drive on the 580/680 interstates to any destination in the Bay Area. There something for everyone in Dublin with restaurants, numerous attractions and a vibrant downtown that offers cruising, shopping, farmers market, arts and entertainment. A quick 20 minute drive and you can access Livermore's high-end outlet center for all your shopping pleasures or even go wine tasting in the many Wineries here in Northern California. Dublin has all the amenities of a larger city, but with a small town quaintness.
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.
Internal Number: 1806
About Parkway Dublin
Our Why: For the love of animals and the people who love them.
Our Mission: To improve the comfort and well-being of pets by providing progressive and compassionate care. We develop a community of animal hospitals and pet resorts that share knowledge to achieve sustainable growth.
Our Values: We value teamwork, integrity, service excellence, innovation and goal orientation.