Are you a veterinarian who is looking for a new career path different than general practice? Do you enjoy a faster paced environment with access to specialist and emergency clinicians to provide continued learning and collaborative care? Are you interested in working at a practice that offers state of the art equipment and a high standard of care? If so, please consider joining our Urgent Care Team.
The Veterinary Medical Center is a fun, collaborative emergency/specialty practice that focuses on providing high standards of care as well as promoting you to maintain a good quality of life. We are in search for Urgent Care Clinicians to work alongside our ER clinicians to ensure those patients with urgent, but non-emergent, needs can receive care in an efficient and compassionate manner. The VMC's Urgent Care Service will be the only Urgent Care Service in the Syracuse area offering 24/7 access to specialists and ER clinicians when you need to "phone a friend". Urgent Care Clinicians will focus only on patients with urgent needs, ensuring those more critical patients with complicated needs are managed by our team of experienced emergency clinicians and specialists. Urgent Care Clinicians will be staffed alongside ER clinicians, ensuring Urgent Care Clinicians remain focused to patients with non-emergent needs. Urgent Care Clinicians will work 3 12 hour shifts a week as full-time. We will also entertain clinicians interested in a part-time position.
The VMC is a 18,000 sq ft hospital (with plans for upcoming expansion) that currently offers 24 hour emergency in addition to Internal Medicine, Surgery, Oncology, Radiology, Cardiology, Nutrition, Anesthesiology and Critical Care. In addition, within the VMC exists CARE, a complementary rehabilitation and pain management center. The Critical Care Service has its own technical team to ensure efficient case management. Attached to the VMC is an IDEXX reference laboratory, which enables accurate test results with a fast turnaround time for hospitalized patients.
The VMC is proud to offer excellent pay and benefits in addition to other "perks" (monthly on-site massages, regular employee appreciation events, social worker to assist with successful communications and wellness tools/assessments, etc). Both intern trained and new grads seeking a structured mentorship program will be considered for the position. Please visit our website at www.vmccny.com for more information about our hospital.
Syracuse is located in beautiful upstate NY and offers many activities for the outdoor enthusiast (hiking, running, kayaking, swimming, triathlons, snowmobiling, skiing, etc). We are located near the Finger Lakes that boasts beautiful wineries as well as craft beer makers, which complements Syracuse's blossoming culinary scene. We appreciate our staff, and your Wellness is our priority! From monthly massages to week-long appreciation events, we are invested to making our practice a place to join and stay.
solid knowledge base
excellent communication skills
desire to maintain a strong work-life balance
NY State license
About Veterinary Medical Center of Central NY
The Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York is located in Syracuse, NY, the #1 city to reside in NY according to U.S. News and Worlds Report 2017. Given its proximity to the Finger Lakes, this area boasts a plenitude of year round recreational activities, including hiking, running, kayaking, skiing and snowmobiling. Our hospital is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our 19,000 sq. ft. hospital was opened in December 2006 and features a separate emergency and specialty entrance and lobbies, 10 exam rooms, 1 surgical suite, 1 video-endoscopy room, a mobile ultrasound for ER use, oxygen cages, in-house CBC/Chemistry/Urine analysis,blood gas analyser, CT unit, and digital radiography. In addition, our in-house lab equipment includes a lactatometer, coagulation monitoring (PT/PTT), microscope, and blood typing/crossmatching. We are also fortunate enough to have an on-site regional IDEXX diagnostic reference laboratory. Blood products are available from an in-hospital blood donor program as well as an outside blood bank. Continuous multi-parameter monitoring capabilities include invasive and non-invasive blood pressure, central venous pressure, pulse oximetry, EtCO2 and ECG. ... The emergency staff consists of experienced emergency clinicians, technicians and veterinary assistants whose goal is to provide the best of care to our clients and patients.