Emergency Veterinarian (Swing Shift)- Friendship Hospital For Animals

Washington, DC
Friendship Hospital for Animals – Veterinary Doctors /
full-time /
Come join our community!! We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a full-time overnight emergency doctor in our busy Emergency and Critical Care Department that currently includes 3 DACVECCs, 3 doctors who are residency trained in E/CC, and 12 full-time emergency staff doctors. Are you ready to practice amazing medicine and build real relationships?

Friendship has a robust and interesting caseload typically consisting of 45-50 ER outpatients and 25-30 inpatients daily.

Why Choose Friendship?

    • A schedule that allows a REAL work-life harmony, Full time equivalent is 14 shifts per month and may include days, swings and overnights. Weekend shifts are shared equally among all department members
    • Supportive and collaborative team environment
    • All the cool medical procedures and cases and we got the toys!
    • Education and professional growth including onsite training programs and CE allowance
    • Competitive compensation, sign on bonus and relocation assistance available
    • Wellness Care- Medical, dental, vision, 401(K), HSA, mind-body, gym reimbursement, scrub allowance, family leave, petcare discounts, metro discounts and so much more
    • Opportunities for community involvement

What You Will Be Doing:

    • Emergency receiving; supervising intern doctors receiving 
    • Minor surgical procedures, such as laceration and bite wound management 
    • Caring for in-hospital patients in the ICU and Progressive Care Unit
    • Collaborating with specialists and general practitioners to ensure the best care for all patients
    • Communicating with clients 
    • Mentoring rotating interns
    • Communicating with referring veterinarians
    • Training and mentoring support staff
    • DVM / VMD / or equivalent degree from an AVMA accredited School of Veterinary Medicine or will graduate from an accredited school of Veterinary Medicine with a doctorate degree in Veterinary Medicine
We're exclusively seeking emergency veterinarians who embrace a nurturing, cooperative, and ethical environment, where genuine individuals come together to share knowledge, uplift one another and enhance the health and happiness of our patients, clients, team members, and the community. Of course having fun while doing so is a non-negotiable! 
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Meet Our Hospital:  
Friendship Hospital for Animals is a top-tier AAHA Accredited veterinary hospital providing compassionate patient care including wellness, emergency and specialized care. Our range of specialized departments includes critical care, radiology, anesthesiology, oncology, ophthalmology, neurology/neurosurgery, cardiology, dermatology, internal medicine/hemodialysis, rehab therapy, and surgery. Our facility is equipped with cutting-edge MRI and CT technology, a dedicated ICU, long-term ventilator capability, and onsite hemodialysis. We are constantly evolving to provide the most advanced, state-of-the art comprehensive care. We believe in sharing our knowledge with the community through continuing education, externships, internships and residency programs.  
Located in Washington D.C among historic neighborhoods and in close proximity to great food, entertainment, parks and history.