We are seeking an enthusiastic Medical Director to join our team at Florissant Animal Hospital!
Our AAHA-accredited 6-doctor practice was established in 1958 and have served our community for 61 years! We are in St. Louis, MO and North County’s only full-service veterinary hospital offering small animal medical and surgical services, boarding and grooming. We are looking for someone to lead our dedicated and experienced team.
Modern building with five exam rooms, two table treatment area, two table surgery suite, five wards, an isolation ward, a large dog run area and an outdoor exercise area
State-of-the-art dental suite to include two high speed units as well as digital dental radiography and all our staff have received in depth dental training
In-house laboratory capabilities for selected blood chemistries and panels (new Idexx suite), urinalysis, sediments, cultures, PCV, TP, Felv/FIV, and various ELISA tests performed by technicians + external full service clinical and pathological laboratories
Complete pharmacy – large inventory of established pharmaceuticals as well as many of the latest developments
Newest version of AVImark – streamlines the management of a client database of more than 12000 patients
Proximity to 3 specialty referral practices and 24-hour emergency facilities
What we offer you?
We are a staple of the community and have an established, devoted clientele base
Team and community oriented - Philanthropy
Top notch, high quality medicine & care – have been an AAHA accredited practice for 61 years
Free practices - separate cat waiting area, boarding, and hospital wards
We are a Rapidly growing practice
Compensation Package includes:
Competitive Base Salary + Production
Up to $50,000 bonus potential to include Sign-on, Retention and/or Student Loan repayment, and Relocation Assistance
Quarterly Leadership Bonuses
Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, ancillary coverage & 401K match
Attractive PTO and schedule that will provide a healthy work-life Balance – 4-days per week, and rotating Saturdays
CE, Paid Licensing, DEA, dues & fees
+ Discounts on Pet Insurance, Wee Care & ClassPass
We are looking for someone who will foster a positive, supportive environment that will encourage learning and collaboration across our team. We want someone who instills teamwork! You should be passionate about providing quality medicine, client education, and exceptional service to our loyal clientele.
Medical Director Leadership Qualities, Responsibilities & Qualifications:
Advancing Medical Care
Oversee surgical and medical cases for all doctors, ensuring positive outcomes, accurate estimates, and client communication and education.
Answer client questions and concerns regarding medical and surgical procedures.
Provide oversight and direction of medical standards, quality of care and inventory.
Establish medical protocols.
Oversee transfer of medical cases from doctor to doctor.
Minimizes waste and controls costs relating to medical supplies, surgical instruments, and drug inventories.
Leading Staff and Practice
Participate in recruiting and interviewing process for Doctors, and when appropriate general staff members.
Be passionate about Mentoring other Associates
Monitor Doctor performance and production.
Participates in technician appraisal and medical counseling sessions.
Ensure all medical staff receive applicable training, including the mentoring of new graduates.
Supports the Hospital Manager with staff training programs and tracking CE and DVM licensure
Drive revenue and contribute to hospital growth, including managing hospital expenses.
Assist in the preparation of an annual planning strategy, operating budget and capital budget.
Monitors key financial reports.
Drives patient visits and encourages community involvement.
Embrace change and support interests within the hospital.
Monitors client service, marketing, and growth initiatives.
St. Louis has a variety of great things to offer. Forest Park boasts a zoo that is top ten in the country, a science center, history, and art museums as well as hiking and biking trails. Famous St. Louis Arch marks the Gateway to the West. St. Louis has Washington University Medical School, one of the top ten medical schools in the country including its adult and pediatric hospitals. Beyond the St. Louis limits there are many popular camping, hunting, and fishing opportunities. Florissant is a strong, diverse community with lots of entertainment and community involvement opportunities. Sports enthusiasts can enjoy the St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Blues.
If you are passionate about Leadership, we want to hear from you!