Institution, Industry or Private Practice
May. 08, 2018
Oct. 31, 2018
Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center Blue Pearl
Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center (VSEC) in Levittown, Philadelphia and Conshohocken PA, affiliated with BluePearl Veterinary Partners, is seeking a full time boarded anesthesiologist or an individual residency-trained in anesthesiology to join our three state of the art emergency and specialty hospitals in southeastern PA. We are looking to expand our current anesthesiology department due to the extremely high caseload and growth of the three hospitals. Our hospitals have highly qualified, dedicated technicians within each service that provide anesthesia to our patients under the guidance and supervision of our current anesthesiologist, along with an amazing team of specialists in all fields and excellent ER doctors with many years of experience.
VSEC was the forerunner for including the specialty of anesthesiology and pain management within the BluePearl network and we are looking for a driven anesthesiologist who is interested in joining our well-established anesthesiology department. This candidate will work with our specialists and technicians in management of anesthetic cases, the teaching of our technicians, interns and residents, provide patient consults for both anesthetic and pain management, deliver outreach lectures for our referring veterinary community, and be an active participant in our network’s group of anesthesiologists (11 currently). These responsibilities will be shared with our current anesthesiologist. The successful candidate should have outstanding communication skills, an ability to work within a very large and diverse team, a desire to teach and a collegial and collaborative personality.
Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center (VSEC), a BluePearl Veterinary Partners hospital in Levittown, PA, is a legacy practice providing care to the Philadelphia metropolitan area for more than 20 years.
Levittown has more than 50 veterinarians on staff, offering a strong collaborative atmosphere with 31 board-certified and board-eligible clinicians specializing in anesthesiology, cardiology, clinical pathology, dentistry & oral surgery, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, emergency & critical care, holistic medicine & acupuncture, internal medicine, neurology/neurosurgery, oncology, ophthalmology, radiation oncology and surgery. Levittown is also a Level 1 certified facility, the highest level of certification, awarded by the Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care Society.
Our new, 20,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility in Levittown opened in June of 2011. On-site diagnostic capabilities include linear accelerator to provide radiation therapy for cancer patients and a special room to administer radioactive iodine treatment for hyperthyroid cats, as well as a CT scanner, MRI scanner, dedicated ICU, and separate canine and feline wards.
Working together with Mars Petcare, VSEC has access to a rich supply of resources to further our mission: Enriching lives through remarkable care for pets. VSEC is dedicated to transforming the delivery of veterinary care through specialty and emergency medicine. We are able to attract the finest clinicians by offering:
Exclusive focus on specialty and emergency medicine; no primary care
Competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and an exceptional track record of clinician loyalty
Flexible schedules that allow focus on both professional development and quality of life
Individual clinician mentorship and support for training programs through BluePearl University and BluePearl Science
Strong focus on a positive hospital environment
Leadership and other advancement opportunities
Levittown is only a short drive from Philadelphia, a magnificent and historic city. The Declaration of Independence was signed there, and it briefly served as the nation’s capital! It has four major professional sports teams, miles of trails for hiking, biking and other outdoor activities, and a strong artistic and cultural environment. Philadelphia is also home to a vibrant, diverse nightlife scene with countless restaurants and fantastic options for vegetarians and all foodies.
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BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Where & How to Apply
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