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Associate Veterinarian

Savannah Animal Hospital

August 10, 2018
Job location:
Lewes, Delaware

90000.00 - 100000.00
Type & practice Level:
Full Time - Any practice level considered
Canine, Feline, Exotic/Avian
Job Category:
Private Practice
Preferred suitable education
DVM or equivalent


Live, play and work at the beach, what could be more perfect? Come join the team at Savannah Animal Hospital in Lewes Delaware.
We are a 24 hour small animal hospital nestled in Lewes Delaware, near the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay. We have just completed an expansion project to keep up with our clients’ need for progressive full life health care.
We pride ourselves in serving people through their pets. We provide comprehensive preventative medicine, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, dental care, and rehabilitative services. We have a CO2 surgical laser, covedien force triad ligature system, endoscopy, ultrasound, digital radiology, dental radiology, and in-house IDEXX laboratory
Our hospital staff consists of 10 veterinarians, and a wonderful support staff including licensed veterinary technicians.
We are seeking for an associate to join our team and help us serve the community in our 24 hour hospital.
Benefits include
Pro/sal compensation with a base of $90,000 - $100,000 depending on practice
Paid Vacation
Health Insurance
401K retirement
Continue education allowance $1,000
Relocation allowance $1,000
Signing Bonus $2,000
If interested please email Allen Kaat at E-Mail: or call at (302)645-8757


The associate veterinarian works under the guidance and supervision of the owners and/or the hospital administrator. The associate veterinarian is responsible for using any and all resources available to provide quality care to patients of Savannah Animal Hospital.
As a senior member of the Savannah Animal Hospital Staff, Information technology is expected that you will support the goals and philosophy of the hospital and set an example for other staff members. You will help support our mission if you:
   » Arrive at work on time
   » Dress professionally, and wear a clean lab coat and scrubs
   » Display a good attitude - leave personal problems at home
   » Be cheerful and respectful of your fellow staff members
   » Take a sincere interest in your clients and their patients
   » Assume a leadership abilities function
   » Bring problems to the attention of administration
   » Strive to improve your veterinary expertise and expertise through reading, research, discussion with colleagues, and continuing education

MAJOR tasks

to fulfill the mission of serving people through their pets by providing o The Highest quality Small Animal Care
o A Caring And Friendly Atmosphere
0 Professional and Efficient Staff
0 Clean Environment
0 Modern Technology
0 Client Education
0 24 Hour Emergency Service
0 First Class Nutritional Programs
0 Community Programs
   » to execute complete and thorough examinations of animals to detect and determine diseases and/or injuries.
   » to thoroughly educate/inform clients on problems noted on
   » to diagnosis and prescribe
   » to complete fee sheets for technicians
   » to formulate medical care plans
   » to communicate medical care plans to owners in an understandable manner and to obtain permission for
   » to execute preventative healthcare that upholds Savannah Animal Hospital's Pillar
   » to have expertise and capability to operate diagnostic equipment
   » to inform owners of diagnostic test results in a timely fashion
   » to educate the public when appropriate regarding zoonotic diseases
   » to help in the training and supervision of veterinary adjuncts and technician
   » to educate technicians on treatments and procedures needed for patients and provide technicians and receptionist with complete discharge instructions
   » to monitor and follow-up on procedures completed by technicians
   » to assist technicians on procedures as needed
   » to work professionally with the other doctors, showing professional courtesy and respect
   » to fill out records completely and to communicate future plans for patients in the records
   » to bring problems relating to staff, procedures, equipment, facilities, management, to the attention of the practice manager and/or the owners
   » to prepare patients for discharge by ensuring the patient record is complete, the patient is prepared for departure , written discharge instructions are prepared and appropriate follow-up recall and/or appointments are made. When possible participate in the discharge of patients you have been the primary veterinarian providing services
   » to ensure prescriptions and discharge instructions are correct
   » with the assistance of the technical team, prepare and administer anesthetics, perform surgery , and supervise monitoring of patients during surgery and recovery
   » humanly euthanize animals when Information technology has been mutually agreed upon by the patients owner or agent
   » to provide guidance and leadership abilities to the healthcare team that will positively influence the level of care and services provided to the clients and patients at Savannah Animal Hospital
   » assess the hospital facilities for cleanliness, odor, trash, etc. and report any problems or deficiencies to practice manager or owners

expertise AND expertise

   » scientific and mathematic expertise that is applicable to veterinary medicine
   » expertise of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services, including customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluating customer satisfaction
   » expertise of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat disease, injuries, and deformities including treatment alternatives , drug properties and interactions, and preventative healthcare measures
   » expertise of the English language, including meaning and spelling of works, rules of composition, and grammar
   » expertise of the principal and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services
   » capability to actively listen by giving full attention to what people (clients and staff) are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking appropriate questions at the appropriate times, and not interrupting
   » high level of reading comprehension
   » to identify problems, to review related information to evaluate, and to implement solutions
   » capability to speak clearly and confidently to convey information effectively
   » efficient management of time

2 openings.

Additional income Information: Pro-sal

Internal Number: 081018

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About Savannah Animal Hospital
Savannah Animal Hospital is committed to providing the most advanced veterinary diagnostics and treatment of care and compassion. We are located where the bay meets the ocean in a resort community.

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