Suncoast Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center is currently seeking a Medical Director to help lead and grow our well-established team. At Suncoast, our mission is to provide phenomenal medicine with warmth and compassion towards our clients and respect towards our referring base. The Medical Director, as part of the hospital leadership team, will be responsible for overseeing the medical operations of the hospital, serve as a mentor to staff, and lead the advancement of high-quality patient care and client service. The Medical Director will also work in collaboration with the hospital leadership teams to maintain and build our relationships with the referring community.
The ideal candidate will have leadership/management experience, preferably in a multi-specialty setting. Other areas of leadership experience (academia, industry, not-for profit) will be considered. The successful candidate will also possess strong emotional intelligence; those who are self-aware, have positive attitudes, authenticity, and empathy toward others.
Medical Director Primary Responsibilities
** primary areas of focus: medicine, doctors, and hospital **
Promote and Uphold Exceptional Medical Quality Practices
Ensure current practices, SOPs, BPGs are available and support standards of care.
Evaluate future growth of services to improve standards of care.
Foster an environment of psychological safety.
Evaluate patient-care risks and concerns; follow-up on breaches in best practices.
Review medical records and provide client/DVM follow-up as needed.
Cultivate learning and training across all areas of the hospital.
Ensure clinician-driven principles are upheld and hold clinicians accountable to the standards that are created/expected.
Ensure house officer training and development is provided for existing programs.
Clinician Retention and Engagement
Host quarterly clinician check-ins along with hospital leadership.
United Veterinary Care is a fast growing, national group of primary care, emergency, and specialty veterinary practices united by a passion for culture, communication, collaboration, and teamwork.
However, we’re not just another practice management company. We are the veterinary industry assimilator. Our goal is to change what is happening within the veterinary profession due to the rapid rate of corporate consolidation by providing our peers and partners with an alternative to the downside of corporate medicine.
Our goal is to Empower, Support, and Unite all of our hospitals with support, training, and technology to elevate their businesses, retain their team members, and strengthen their unique brands to consistently deliver a superior client experience