The Cat Hospital of Portland is an exclusively feline legacy hospital that has been a staple in the Sellwood neighborhood in southeast Portland, Oregon, established in 2004. After 16+ years in the community, we are at the beginning of a transition to a new business model of accepting canine patients to complement our feline patient base. As we embark on the journey, we begin our search for a dynamic Medical Director.
Our entire philosophy of practice is centric to the importance of cultivating and nurturing trusted relationships with our clients. This is most valuable asset gives us the foundation to practice the best possible veterinary medicine. Every aspect of our clinic was designed with a calm, serine and patient friendly environment. Our goal to decrease stress and offer a slower approach for our patients and clients is the foundation of our best possible veterinary experience. We are now extending that spa environment to our canine friends as well.
Ideal Medical Director
Demonstrated leadership skill set and desire for leading a team
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Entrepreneurial spirit and intrinsically motivated self-starter
Fiscally motivated to grow business from current base to exceed double digits growth goals on an annual basis.
Ability to mentor and coach associate veterinarians
The highest quality medical standards
Ability, desire and forethought to design and consistently enhance standards of care
All other MD job description requirements
2+ years experience preferred
Competitive base salary ($100k to $120k), plus quarterly bonuses in addition to a Medical Director bonus (MD stipend negotiable)
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life insurance - with company contribution HSA account
Continuing Education allowance $2,500
401K with company match
Generous Paid Time Off (4 weeks) for a work/life balance
Practice freedom - no corporate protocols or mandatory formulary
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Our partnership with Lakefield Veterinary Group is a long-term relationship dedicated to compassionate veterinary care. We are building communities of talented and like-minded veterinarians that will embody our core values of Respect, Wow Service, Learning, Fun, and will always Do the Right Thing. There is no greater reward than strengthening the human/pet bond. It is our responsibility to go beyond the borders of our local legacy and provide expert level veterinary medicine to pets all over the world during our annual trip with World Vets. We invite you to come experience the Lakefield family.