If you have a passion for ER, love guiding a strong team in providing best-quality medicine, and are looking for a new challenge—we want to talk to you!
The DCES story
Founded in 2003 as an Internal Medicine and Cardiology practice, Dogs and Cats Specialty & Emergency has since expanded our services to include Neurology, Oncology, Radiology, Surgery, and a 24/7 Emergency & Critical Care Department. Our highly skilled specialists and emergency doctors work together in a collaborative atmosphere.
We value a harmonious and cohesive working environment across all of our services, which are supported by an amazing staff of skilled and dedicated Technicians, Assistants, and Client Service Representatives working as a team to help you to provide the very best care to your patients, and ensuring that your patients have access to consultation with specialists on staff where applicable.
About the role
The ER Department Lead role will handle a mixture of clinical and administrative responsibilities, with two admin days and 10 to 11 clinical days per month (rotating each week between 3 clinical shifts or 2 clinical and one admin.) Two years of previous leadership experience preferred but not required.
The Lead is responsible for day-to-day workflow including, but not limited to: ER doctor scheduling, onboarding and training; facilitating regular department meetings; and providing mentorship and oversight to both doctors and support staff. In collaboration with the Medical Director and Hospital Director, ER DVM Lead strives to maintain a positive attitude, positive work habits and strong collaborative relationships within the department and with external services and rDVMs.
Our practice offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including additional administrative stipend.
Benefits also include medical, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation, 401(k) with employer match, short-term and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, and continuing education allowance. We also cover PLIT, DEA and CDS fees, MD state licensure, AVMA memberships, journal access, dictation services, lab coats, and pet wellness discounts.
Bowie is conveniently located within 30 minutes’ drive to Washington D.C., Baltimore, and Annapolis—offering a plethora of options for entertainment, dining, and events.
Partnership with NVA Compassion-First
NVA Compassion-First is a community of more than 100 specialty and emergency hospitals across North America driven by the spirit of collaboration and focused on empowering the advancement of veterinary medicine at the local hospital level. NVA Compassion-First is the trusted partner of hospital teams who are looking for more—more resources to advance their medicine, a greater sense of belonging, and increased opportunities to care for their patients, clients and people. Learn more at NVACompassionFirst.com. #NVA-CF
Looking for qualified candidates to fill openings in a variety of private and corporate practices across the US. This may include, DVM/VMD of all levels of experience, as well as technicians, assistants, administrative and customer service team members.