Bradford Park Veterinary Hospital in Springfield, MO is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our practice (Generous Sign-on/Retention Bonus and Relocation).
Bradford Park Veterinary Hospital is a full service, referral/general practice veterinary facility, located in Springfield, MO. The professional and courteous staff seeks to provide the best possible medical care for their highly valued patients. We have plenty of loyal clients and a large clinical trials program. We currently have eight Doctors on staff and have patients referred to us for surgery, internal medicine, dermatology, and dental along with our general practice.
About the Hospital
Digital dental x-ray
In house laboratory with Idexx Catalyst/Procyte/Snapshot
Hard and Soft-tissue surgery suites
Fully stocked pharmacy
AAHA accredited since 1993
Whether you prefer an eclectic urban scene, the peace of the countryside, or the close-to-everything convenience of suburban life, Springfield can fit your lifestyle. You’ll find some of the most affordable housing values in the United States. We have two of the best healthcare systems in the nation and the cost of living is 10% lower than the national average. A pleasant four-season climate and fast, easy access to anywhere you need to go in town or out. Best of all there is a friendly, neighborly vibe wherever you go. It’s a sense of community that you won’t find anywhere else, and that’s what makes Springfield, Missouri quickly feel like home.
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