Forest View Animal Hospital is seeking a Medical Director to lead their team. If you are a veterinarian looking to lead an amazing team of highly trained professionals in a well-established practice, look no further!
About us: We provide safe, gentle state-of-the-art care at our animal hospital, offering a complete range of veterinary services to the animal residents of Hoffman Estates, Illinois, and the surrounding areas. Our pet care services are cutting-edge yet affordable.
Our Values: We believe in treating every patient as if they were our own pet and giving them the same loving attention and care. We are a group of highly trained, experienced animal lovers who are devoted to giving our patients the best care possible.
Our Home: Our area offers the best of everything including outdoor recreation areas such as the Deer Grove Forest Preserve, and the Sears Centre Arena home of the Windy City Bulls. We are just a short drive from downtown Chicago and O'Hare Airport making our home in Hoffman Estates a great place to live and practice veterinary medicine.
Our ideal candidate possesses the following:
Knowledge of current medical best practices
Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills with the ability to develop trusting, lasting relationships with clients and fellow team members
Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills
Confidence for autonomy when called for with the humility to be a life-long learner
Medical Director Duties:
Assist Practice Manager with recruiting, interviewing, and hiring veterinarians.
Involvement in budgetary decisions regarding inventory, products, and staff labor.
Comfort with coaching, issuing performance improvement plans, and disciplinary action.
Partner with Regional Operations team and support initiatives and policies.
Collaborate with the practice manager to maintain schedules for the doctor team and assist leads with their team schedules
Organize and lead regular meetings for the doctor team.
Attend and take part in all operational meetings and workshops.
Adhere to core values and coach other team members to do so.
Perform and deliver regular performance evaluations for doctors and the leadership team.
Our goal is to hire the best fit for our practice, our clients, and our patients. We value a collaborative, cohesive, and agile team that tackles challenges together with the needs of our patients as the top priority. Our veterinarians apply their education, skills, and passion daily to enhance the lives of our patients and clients, as well as their co-workers and the community at large.
We offer a competitive salary, production, a medical director stipend, and the VIP program.
Our benefits package includes an employer-sponsored 401(k) match, medical, dental, vision, employer-sponsored health savings account (HSA) match, flexible spending accounts, employer-sponsored life insurance, supplemental life and disability insurance, legal & identity theft plans, paid time off, paid parental leave, subsidized back up care & family care benefits, veterinary-specific employee assistance program, fertility/adoption/surrogacy support, and discounts, student loan education & refinancing, a very generous veterinary service discount for your pets, as well as continuing education, an annual discretionary fund, and an outrageous Veterinary Incentive Plan (an industry-first program that gives veterinarians the ability to share in the company's long-term growth and success)!
At Pathway, we celebrate and embrace the uniqueness and diversity of all of our team members, pet parents, and pets. We strive to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture where all team members belong and feel empowered.