Medical Director in La Pine, OR!!! Love where you work & live!! More affordable than BEND!!!
La Pine Animal Hospital
Location: La Pine, Oregon
Type: Full Time
Salary: Base $140,000+ w/ production
Base starting at $140,000 plus generous production plan. Medical Director stipend. Signing and relocation bonuses available.
DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Drs. Gordon & Julee Pickering, our wonderful Medical Directors and original hospital owners, will be retiring next year. So we are looking for the next Medical Director to lead our wonderful doctor & support staff team at La Pine Animal Hospital.
About La Pine Animal Hospital
At La Pine Animal Hospital our mission is to provide the highest quality care with genuine compassion, to be an advocate for the patient and to foster the human animal bond. We have been a pillar in our community since 1922 and many of our pet owners are truly like family. Meet our current Medical Directors, Drs. Julee & Gordon Pickering, our staff, learn more about our practice philosophy and get a virtual tour on this YouTube video.
About the Medical Director position
As Medical Director you would be responsible for providing strong leadership for the hospital, managing and mentoring associate veterinarians, and maintaining a hospital culture that emphasizes teamwork to provide patients with the highest quality care. We are looking for a positive individual who leads by example, has excellent communication skills, and is comfortable with conflict management & resolution.
Compensation & Benefits Highlights We offer a highly competitive compensation package including a competitive salary, Medical Director Stipend, & generous signing and relocation bonuses. We offer full benefits for working 3-4 days per week including health insurance (medical, dental, vision, FSA/HSA options), 401k with discretionary employer contribution, PTO, generous CE allowance, additional PTO for CE, VIN & Plumbs membership, and reimbursement for OVMA & AVMA memberships and state veterinary & DEA license fees.
About La Pine, OR
La Pine is one of the most affordable places for housing in Central Oregon and you will have access to incredible outdoor activities right out your back door. It is less than an hour to lava caves, the beautiful Cascade Mountains, and the Newberry National Volcanic Monument. You can hike or bike the nearby trails in La Pine State Park, float or paddle the gorgeous Deschutes River, ski on Mt. Bachelor, golf at one of the multiple first class golf courses, fish the Deschutes or Wickiup Reservoir, and climb at Smith Rock. After enjoying the outdoors enjoy a PCT Punch at Legend NW Cider Company, sip the cucumber gin or plum & sloe vodka at Badlands Distillery or have a pint at one of the 31 breweries in Central Oregon.
To learn more and meet the La Pine team, contact Dr. Sarah Bird or apply online now.
At PetVet Care Centers, our hospitals are managed locally, and supported globally, through our connected network. We are a group of over 420 small animal, mixed animal and equine general practice, specialty and emergency hospitals. We appreciate the differences in each community and support the local traditions which have made our member hospitals so successful.
Our location based Medical Directors guide quality of care, inform staff development and ensure community connection. Medical decisions, treatment plans and medication choices are made by each of our individual doctors, locally.
PetVet supports individualized learning opportunities, and encourages doctors to advance their skill through generous continuing education assistance.
We offer a top notch benefits package, which includes additional time off for CE and a variety of benefits to enhance quality of life including creative, flexible scheduling and deferred compensation.
PetVet Care Centers wants you to take pride in your workplace, and is committed to investments in equipment and the facility so you can service the community with the highest quality of care.
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