Bayview Animal Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is looking for a Medical Director to join our team.
Our hospital is nestled just outside of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, 1 mile from the bright blue waters of the Atlantic coast. Bayview has been serving the community for over 50 years! Over time, our clinic has grown into a 6,200 sq. ft. modern facility with more updates to come. We are located just 8 miles from the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, and 30 miles from Miami.
At Bayview, we believe that the best veterinary practices celebrate a love of both people and pets. We pride ourselves on creating an environment where everyone on our team feels valued and heard. We provide an excellent learning environment where our employees enjoy working together!
2 doctor practice
5 technicians including trained surgical techs
Digital dental radiography
IDEXX in-house laboratory equipment including UA Analyzer
Dual treatment areas
4-4.5-day work week
Alternating weekends (8am – 1pm)
NO on call or emergency shifts
Always closed on Sundays
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Annual CE funds and days
Self-care wellness benefits like free counseling services, and discounted fitness memberships
Funds for maintaining DEA and Licensure
Paid Vacation and Sick Time
The Medical Director is responsible for providing medical leadership for the hospital, managing associate veterinarians, and assuring regulatory compliance. The Medical Director is also responsible for creating an environment of teamwork in which quality medicine is delivered.
In partnership with the Hospital Manager, the Medical Director is responsible for the financial performance of the hospital, preparing operating and capital budgets, and meeting budget expectations. In addition, the Hospital Manager and Medical Director are responsible for directing staff and the overall management of the practice, under the direction of NVA Divisional Leadership.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics
The ability to delegate responsibility and achieve results with hospital team members
Capable of quality decision making
The ability to coach, correct, develop, and motivate employees
Demonstrates excellent time and task management
Demonstrates professional and courteous presentation with staff and clients
Explore Fort Lauderdale:
Greater Fort Lauderdale area boasts over 24 miles of sandy beaches, with 300+ miles of inland waterways, and is home to Las Olas Boulevard, South Florida’s architecturally unique, authentic, and eclectic shopping and dining district. Our city is proud to celebrate diversity to all those that visit.
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability, or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.
NVA is a leading global veterinary community of more than 1,400 veterinary hospitals and pet resorts united in the love of animals and the people who love them. Our animal care ecosystem spans the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. Rooted in a culture of compassion, innovation and collaboration, NVA champions each hospital's unique culture and provides the support and opportunities veterinary teams need to deliver exceptional care to pets and their families.