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Posted Job Title Staff Emergency Veterinarian (Ryan Hospital)
Job Profile Title Staff Veterinarian
Job Description Summary We are seeking an experienced emergency clinician to join our team working within Emergency Services at the Ryan Veterinary Hospital. The primary responsibility is to provide clinical care to emergency patients presenting to our teaching hospital.
The School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania was founded in 1884, and has a long-standing tradition as a global leader in veterinary medicine education, research, and clinical care, with a tradition of compassionate clinical expertise, intellectual rigor and the pursuit of innovative thinking. The School is a proud member of the One Health initiative, linking human, animal, and environmental health. http://www.vet.upenn.edu/
The Staff Emergency Veterinarian will provide compassionate clinical care to emergency patients, including primary case care, and clear communication with clients and referring veterinarians. The individual in this position will also be responsible for facilitating communications with other services and clinicians within Ryan Hospital. This veterinarian will have the opportunity to provide mentorship to and impact the development of future veterinarians through teaching responsibilities, on the clinic floor, with third and fourth year veterinary students as well as rotating veterinary interns.
The ideal professional will genuinely enjoy working in an animal care environment, promote teamwork, thrive in a fast-paced clinical setting and will possess excellent interpersonal skills, customer service and communications skills and problem solving skills. The individual will collaborate with a team of dedicated professionals, including world-class clinicians and researchers, to provide quality care to all patients.
DVM/VMD degree and at least 2 years of experience in an emergency/urgent care setting or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. This position requires a flexible schedule which will include a mix of overnight, swing shifts and some weekends.
The job pay range encompasses the full range of employees from new hires to the salaries of Penn employees with many years of experience and seniority and is not a precise indicator of salaries of new hires when looking at the top end. Based on what we pay employees coming into this position our pay range is based on education and experience above the minimum qualifications.
Job Location - City, State Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Department / School School of Veterinary Medicine
Pay Range $50,000.00 - $500,000.00
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