If you are looking for a hospital that supports work-life balance and provides excellent mentorship, then look no further; Columbia Pike Animal Hospital and Emergency Center is for you!
We are a large and newly remodeled multi-doctor practice located in beautiful Northern Virginia. The hospital is under the same private and actively involved ownership since 1974. Our hospital is a high-volume general practice and emergency center. Our focus is on providing excellent veterinary care to our patients along with the highest standard of service to our clients. As a professional team, we focus on education and working together in a fast-paced and friendly environment.
Our hospital is well equipped with a full in-house laboratory, an extensively stocked pharmacy, digital x-rays, digital dental x-rays, ultrasound, laser therapy, and surgical suite. As we serve the local communities, our partnerships with rescue organizations provide experience in shelter medicine as well. We have a fantastic clientele base paired with an experienced and compassionate support staff.
Benefits packages include competitive salaries, flexible scheduling and work-life balance, and a comprehensive mentorship program.
New graduates are welcome to apply!
Emergency Mentoring Program:
Our Emergency Mentoring Program is designed for recent veterinary school graduates who want to pursue a career in emergency medicine. Our goal is to provide you with the support you need to start off on the right foot to become a successful emergency clinician. During your training year, you will have primary case responsibility along with education, surgical training, professional team support, and guidance.
Our program is divided into 3 phases:
Phase 1: Orientation- Week one is spent becoming familiar with the hospital and our team. You’ll shadow our Associate Veterinarians and receive training on our protocols and practice management software (Cornerstone).
Phase 2: Supervision- For a minimum of six weeks, you will work on-duty alongside an Associate Veterinarian for dedicated guidance and support.
Phase 3: Mentoring- For the remainder of the program, you will be given the support to become a successful emergency clinician from our Associate Veterinarians who are available to provide guidance and advice.
Benefits and incentives may include:
Health, dental, and vision insurance
Flexible scheduling to promote work-life balance
Paid time off and sick leave
Car allowance, reimbursement allowance for student debt, or housing allowance
AVMA membership dues
AVMA PLIT coverage
VA veterinary and DEA license fees
DC academy dues and continued education allowance
Employee pet care discount
About Columbia Pike Animal Hospital
Large progressive hospital in Northern Virginia offering wellness services and urgent care. Town & Country Animal Hospital is under the same, private, actively involved and motivated ownership since 1974. Busy, rewarding experience for challenge and growth. Northern Virginia location is minutes from Washington, DC attractions and entertainments.