Ethos Veterinary Health Veterinary Internist in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital (WRAH) is looking to expand our internal medicine team, which is comprised of 3 board certified internists. Our hospital is nestled in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, near the Denver metro area and benefits from 300+ days of sunshine a year and endless opportunity for independent or community activity. The exponential growth of our area coupled with the majestic and friendly mountain culture provides a uniquely intrinsic balance of career development and life enhancement. Our team members range from living in the heart of active, downtown Denver to the retreats of mountain towns only 40 minutes away. The community is active throughout all seasons, boasting festivals of every kind.

About the culture: Our hospital culture thrives on collaborative & integrative medicine, as we are a hybrid of multiple specialties and a general practice. Our doctors work collectively and symbiotically with each other. In addition, our structure incorporates the support staff of Certified Technicians and Assistants to be part of this camaraderie, working as peers. The underlying mantra of our team is driven by the desire to provide unsurpassed & compassionate patient care along with exceptional client service, both to our external and internal clients. We are invested in making this a career destination for all levels staff and perpetuating a family atmosphere within the workplace. We offer a wide array of diagnostics, including onsite radiologists 6 days per week, a 1.5T MRI, 64 slice CT, fluoroscopy, and an onsite reference laboratory which includes a cytologist. Our GP veterinarians easily refer and co-manage cases with each of the specialty departments. We also have an onsite Board-Certified Anesthesiologist who provides oversight for each individual anesthetic case. Other specialties include Dermatology, Emergency / Critical Care, Medical Oncology, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Theriogenology, Sports Med / Rehabilitation, and Surgery.

Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate addition to this team will have a strong passion for client education and empathy, as well as a strong interest and belief in the diagnostic value of procedures. This position will demand flexibility to see appointments, facilitate procedures, and take the lead on care of hospitalized patients in need of Internal Medicine department services.

Diagnostic Capabilities: The Internal Medicine team prides itself on professional leadership, intensive diagnostics, state-of-the-art equipment, and a collaborative team approach to providing exceptional patient care. The department is well-equipped with both flexible and rigid endoscopes possessing high-resolution video in addition to a digital fluoroscopy system. Adding to the hospital?s diagnostics capabilities are a 64 slice CT and 1.5T MRI. WRAH has an active relationship with PetCardia Cardiology and Diagnostic Imaging services on site, offering patients in need of these services the highest-quality care.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package plus a desirable work schedule. Interested applicants should be highly motivated to provide the highest quality patient and client care in an environment that fosters collaboration, innovation, and professional growth.

Wheat Ridge is part of the Ethos Veterinary Health ( network of hospitals, providing our clinicians the opportunity to be part of a larger network of hospitals, but still maintain our distinctive identity. The focus of Ethos is on advancing veterinary medicine, along with providing high quality, compassionate care, which improves the lives of patients and their human companions. Our advancements center around three main areas:

Transformative Science: We focus on driving initiatives that change the biology of disease, resulting in new diagnostics, novel therapies and improved treatments.

Knowledge: We know we are only as good as our teams, so we are committed to continuous learning and growth, ensuring all team members have a path to reaching their fullest potential.

Collaboration: Throughout Ethos we focus on capturing bright spots and sharing that knowledge across our organization. We believe a collaborative approach leads to better outcomes for our patients and more professionally fulfilled medical teams.

Our continued growth and success of providing a remarkable work environment resides in the people we hire; we have a culture that strives for excellence, is optimistic, collaborative and supportive. Our staff enjoy an excellent working environment, competitive compensation, and growth opportunities at all levels.