Full Time Chief Medical Officer needed at wonderful specialty practice in East Syracuse!
Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York
Location: East Syracue, New York
Type: Full Time
Salary: competitive base + ProSal
DVM or equivalent
2 openings available.
Internal Number: VMC of CNY
Looking for that comprehensive progressive medical and surgical practice in a community with charm? You’re looking for VMC, you found us!
If you are a veterinary specialist interested in transitioning into a leadership role at a 24hr ER/Specialty Hospital please check out our ad for a Chief Medical Officer. We are looking for someone who practices mindful leadership, who remains curious and creative when challenged, and who exemplifies a collaborative team-based approach to patient care. The ideal candidate would have some leadership experience, but we are open to coaching the right candidate.
What does it mean to be a part of the amazing family here at the Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York? Well, our mission is simple but so important:
To provide high quality emergency, specialty, and complementary care in an efficient, compassionate, and collaborative manner; to support our clients through the process of treating their sick pets with kindness and understanding; to be an extension of the primary care veterinarian’s role in the treatment process by providing advanced diagnostic and therapeutic options; and to give our healthcare team the support that they need to be able to achieve these goals.
Look at the bold font, high quality support is what we believe in. For our patients, for our team, and for our community, we show up, we work hard and we remain kind. Every day.
Why Veterinary Medical Center of Central NY?
BEAUTIFUL area with LOW COST OF LIVING. You can live on a lake and commute to work. You can have acreage or horses at affordable prices. Hiking, boating, kayaking, running, triathlons, etc all available locally. And you get time off to enjoy these hobbies!
Blossoming culinary scene supported by local farmers.
Wine trails and brew trails - whatever suits your fancy!
Excellent schools – some of the best in the country.
People in upstate NY are friendly and laid back. You feel part of the community immediately.
Our team, tech, and tools!
24hr treatment area overseen by docs, techs, veterinary assistants
We are a great team. Everyone who comes to visit can sense it. We want to work well together.
We APPRECIATE our staff – we offer monthly massages and regular appreciation events throughout the year.
Current Hours: 24/7
You have the creativity and flexibility to make your schedule while meeting the needs of the practice.
Generous compensation – Competitive wage + production, commensurate with experience
All our Benefits are rooted in ownership, growth, and well-being:
Veterinary Stock Ownership Plan (VSOP®)
Flexible spending account
Paid time off
Paid parental leave
Pet Health Discounts
Voluntary Life and AD&D, and Short-Term Disability
Long-Term Disability Coverage
Health savings account
Employee Assistance Program
Professional development assistance
WE BELIEVE IN VETERINARY OWNERSHIP
VSOP® is an innovative way to have ownership in your hospital. It will provide you with the tools to grow both financially and professionally, without upfront monetary investment. As the hospital grows from your hard work and dedication, so will the value of your VSOP®.
SUVETO VETERINARY HEALTH
We are part of an innovative network of hospitals that are owned and operated by the veterinarians working in each hospital. Suveto is not corporate ownership, nor private practice, but enjoys the best parts and benefits of both.
To provide medical, professional, ethical, and cultural leadership within the ER service at Veterinary Medical Center of CNY
To provide overall training, supervision, organization, direction, and professional evaluation of ER clinicians
To act as a meaningful and operational liaison between the Medical Director, ER clinicians, Staff Director of Development, and the administration/executive team
Develops, approves, and ensures our standards of care are upheld within the ER Service
Oversees ER veterinarians in regards to procedures, performance, and ethics
Assists in ER veterinarian recruiting, orientation, management, development, and training
Receives and approves all ER service scheduling to ensure uninterrupted service availability and support
Policy development, implementation, and documentation
Works with the Medical Director to investigate and evaluate new medication and product requests
Maintains awareness of daily ER operations and assists in proactively addressing problems
Develops and promotes a team approach towards problem-solving
Manages client complaints involving the ER service including interaction with the clients, record review, recommendations for corrective action if warranted, coaching of involved parties
Maintains awareness of changing safety and regulatory standards
Encourages and measures clinician engagement
Oversees the integration of rotating interns and ER immersion doctors within the ER Service
Skills * Diagnostic skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with clients, colleagues, and support staff
Exceptional interpersonal skills, including conflict management and relationship building
Calm under pressure
Flexible – able to compromise; willing to adjust to change in a positive manner
Team player – willing to work with other clinicians and staff to support the needs of the practice
Maintains integrity at all times and serves as a mentor and role model for colleagues and staff
Balanced – embraces healthy work-life balance for self and others
Practices mindful leadership
Excellent organizational skills, able to complete multiple projects in a timely manner
Demonstrated ability to utilize business principles and systems thinking
DVM or equivalent
NY License to practice Veterinary medicine (Preferred)
About Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York
SUVETO VETERINARY HEALTH
We are part of an innovative network of hospitals that are owned and operated by veterinarians working in each hospital. As a part of Suveto, we can offer ownership opportunities, leading-edge technology, and growth opportunities.