Heron Creek Animal Hospital located in North Port, FL is seeking a managing veterinarian to join our team!
Our mission statement at the Heron Creek Animal Hospital is to elevate the level of veterinary care in the community, and to practice in a fun, compassionate environment that is mutually beneficial to staff, clients, and patients alike.
We are proud of what our practice offers clients and the community. Our hospital philosophy includes an ongoing commitment to training and continuing education. We provide our technical and clerical staff with regular seminars on critical issues in veterinary medicine and customer service.
4 doctor practice
Cats, Dogs, Exotic Pets & Reptiles
Fear-free certified practice
Always closed on Sundays
Traditional Chinese veterinary medicine
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Annual CE funds and days
Self-care wellness benefits like free counseling services, and discounted fitness memberships
Student Debt Refinancing
Funds for maintaining DEA and Licensure
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 North Port:
The city of North Port is in Sarasota County is located between Tampa and Fort Myers. North Port is rich with archeological history and stunning Warm Mineral Natural Springs, which sustain an 85-degree temperature all year! Enjoy an adventurous canoe or kayak ride within one of the city’s many freshwater canals or a peaceful hike on one of the trails throughout the 8,000-acre Myakka State Forest! The city offers several miles of horse trails, mountain bike trails, natural hiking paths, bird watching, and vibrant parks for all ages.
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.