Veterinary Opportunity: New Grads and Seasoned DVM’s Welcome
You dreamed of this as a child. You worked hard to fulfill that dream. Now you’re a practicing veterinarian and you want to be enabled to practice the best medicine, in the best environment and in a supported, warm, family-like atmosphere. You have been searching for a home, and now you’ve found it: Mill Creek Animal Hospital. Because relationships matter.
Conveniently located in an upper middle-class suburb of Kansas City, Somerset Animal Hospital is a family-owned private practice that puts relationships first. Strong, trusted relationships among our staff and with our valued pet owners are our number one priority.
Our metro boasts one the most affordable costs-of-living in the country, the World Champion KC Chiefs, World Champion KC Royals, MLS Champion Sporting KC, some of the finest school districts in the nation. We also are privy to all four seasons, and our Falls in KC are rumored to be as beautiful as New England’s!
Somerset utilizes a unique, employee-centric, bottom up management style wherein ALL staff members are empowered to help develop, cultivate and perfect our long- and short-term vision, as well as day-to-day protocols. The ownership has an open-door policy to all staff and welcomes any intelligent, constructive input to better the environment for staff and our patients. We are employee focused. That is, we don’t ignore the patient and client, but know that when employees are well-supported and HAPPY that they provide a better, more professional, and more competent service!
If you’re tired of being a number, if you’ve been in a robotic-like corporate environment, if you feel like your voice hasn’t been heard before, or if you simply want a fresh start towards a long-term relationship with a new “family”, then we are for you.
Our doctors are highly empowered to practice the best medicine and surgery they can. We boast an excellent doctor-to-staff ratio of 1:4 and utilize licensed technicians for every doctor. We support any endeavor our doctor staff wishes to pursue, particularly if it can make our patient care better. For example, we offer a $10,000 one-time bonus to any doctor who successfully pursues ABVP diplomat status, and 100% fund and support the case examples and publication necessary to achieve this great task.
We have a highly diversified caseload with a particularly strong case load for dentistry and oral surgery. Somerset emphasizes value-oriented preventative health care.
Somerset is equipped with all the latest technology and boasts the following:
Formal, written onboarding/mentorship program
Digital tabletop radiography
Digital intraoral radiography
Full Idexx in-house laboratory
IM3 Dental surgical units
Cornerstone PMS with computer and monitor in every exam room
Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
401k with company match
Paid vacation, sick leave, and CE leave
No On-Call or emergency duties
All AVMA, KVMA, KCVMA dues paid
DEA license paid
Paid Maternity/Family leave
4 &1/2 day work week
Employee Wellness Program
Competitive salary, tops for the region
Long-term ownership/equity opportunity
Doctor staff with a combined nearly 60 years’ experience
If you feel you need a long-term opportunity and one guaranteed to help you find professional and personal happiness in the Heartland, you’ve come to the right place.
For the right candidate, we will entertain full or part-time positions.
Give us a call or an email. We welcome the opportunity for a conversation and a visit.
Must have DVM or equivalent from an accredited college of veterinary medicine. Must have or be eligible to obtain a Kansas Veterinary License.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Mill Creek Animal Hospital/Somerset Animal Hospital
Mill Creek and Somerset Animal Hospitals are fully-accredited AAHA small animal exclusive practices. We are a proud member of the Veterinary Management Group (VMG/VSG), and have won numerous area awards for outstanding small business.We have all the bells and whistles needed to practice progressive, modern small animal medicine, surgery, dentistry, and preventative health care.We are located in the Kansas suburbs of Kansas City, with nationally ranked schools and an enviably moderate cost of living.This position pays a highly competitive salary (based on experience and skill set) with matching 401k, medical/dental/vision, all local and national dues paid, generous CE/VIN membership, uniform allowances, paid vacation, no Holiday work, and rotating Saturday shifts.
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