PetCure Oncology is a national veterinary cancer care provider that operates radiation oncology services within market-leading specialty animal hospitals around the country. Through these partnerships, we collaborate with specialists across services to offer pet owners and referring veterinarian’s comprehensive cancer care. PetCure specializes in the delivery of veterinary radiation therapy, including stereotactic radiation (SRS/SRT) delivered on Varian equipment with VMAT technology and on-board imaging. The Eclipse Treatment Planning System and Radiological plan review software supports these treatments. All SRS/SRT patients are treated within the evidence-based protocols established by our Scientific Advisory Board and its Clinical Protocol Committee. To learn more, please visit www.petcureoncology.com.
This position requires a New Jersey licensed DVM (or ability to obtain licensure quickly) with 3-5 years of experience, prior experience in oversight of anesthesia and anesthesia protocols, preferably some exposure to oncology or the desire to develop more knowledge in treating cancer for pets. The hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am – 5:30 pm. You do not need prior oncology experience for this job, you will work closely with our Radiation Oncologist.
The primary role of the veterinarian is to oversee all clinical care within the department, act as PetCure Oncology’s lead Veterinarian within the practice, however, this is in collaboration and at the direction of the PetCure Radiation Oncology and Medical Oncology specialists.
This is not a production position, guarantee base salary role.
Specific responsibilities include:
Providing the highest level of care and service to pet families and referring veterinarians.
Providing oversight, guidance and leadership for all members of the on-site clinical team.
Oversight of all consults, treatment plans, treatments and follow-up care for on-site patients.
Providing clinical support and coordinating care with all members of the referring DVM community, including both internal and external clinicians.
Overseeing anesthesia and understanding of proper protocols.
Strict adherence to the clinical protocols established by the SAB as well as company-wide quality assurance standards.
A commitment to furthering the science of veterinary radiation therapy through data, research, treatment and collaboration.
Promotion of PetCure Oncology ideals and principles, which emphasize clinical research, exceptional service, a commitment to transparency, and industry-leading cancer care.
Physical requirements & Working Conditions
Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb as well as manipulate (lift, carry, and move) up to 50 pounds. Lifting higher weights requires requesting assistance from another associate.
Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm-hand-finger dexterity with the ability to grasp, and
visual acuity to use a keyboard and operate necessary equipment.
Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form and to solve problems involving several variables.
Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision and computer work.
Occasionally exposed to airborne particles and illness from patients and chemicals related to animal care and office equipment.
The noise level in the work environment is normally moderate.
Environment where pets are present.
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This position reports directly to Medical Director and Director of Operations.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of the personnel so classified.
PetCure Oncology is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We provide equal employment opportunities to all candidates and to ensure that access to jobs is strictly based on job-related criteria. We are a Drug Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.
PetCure Oncology is part of Pathway Vet Alliance, a people first company providing an opportunity to be part of a large network of hospitals while maintaining our unique identity. Enabling us to offer an amazing benefit’s package and promote an emotionally intelligent work environment with a positive work/life balance.
Offering a competitive salary and full benefits including:
medical, dental, vision insurance
401K + employer match,
generous paid parental leave,
additional family & furry care support options, including veterinary care discounts,
paid time off
an annual CE stipend, and more!
You take great care of Animals. We take great care of YOU!
Additional Salary Information: Base plus production with no negative accrual, profit sharing, additional benefits.
Internal Number: R4588
About Pathway Vet Alliance
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