Join VCA and practice medicine your way! Our client base is growing at VCA Animal Care Center in Chicago, IL. We have been proudly serving the community for over 20 years, offering both GP, boarding, and grooming services. We are very proud of our experienced team of doctors, technicians, and client service representatives. We are seeking a Medical Director to join our team. Our Medical Director needs to be an effective leader who can serve as a mentor and role model for our veterinarians and staff, while adding individual skill and personality to our team. We value these unique differences and the way they contribute to the special culture and service in our hospitals.
The Medical Director (MD) under direction of the field management team, is responsible for establishing the medical quality and patient care practiced by all doctors in a given hospital. The MD achieves this through strong leadership and serving as a mentor and role model for the associate veterinarians and staff. A Medical Director should demonstrate a strong work ethic, integrity, and a consistent positive attitude. The MD is also an integral part of the hospital management team responsible for the overall financial performance of the hospital, and helps create and drive the overall direction for the hospital that will achieve positive results. The MD also fulfills all of the duties of a staff veterinarian in addition to the specific responsibilities of Medical Director.
At VCA, all of our hospitals are former private practices that have retained the spirit that made them successful and now have the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community. Our philosophy is to provide our doctors and hospital teams with the tools to be successful. We then rely on our doctors to make the best decisions for their patients. Our Medical Director will play an integral role in the overall success of the hospital by creating and motivating the team to achieve positive results.
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!