Emergency Clinician

To apply contact Alyce D’Amato at adamato@horizondvm.com.

Job Summary

Asan emergency clinician at Animal Referral Center you are able to practice progressive emergency medicine in a supportive, collaborative environment.  Our emergency service functions 24/7and collaborates with specialists in surgery, emergency & critical care, radiology, dermatology and ophthalmology. Our team of doctors share a desire to provide high level care to our patients and remarkable service to our clients and referring community.  As we grow our team we hope to find an emergency clinician who appreciates a mission driven environment as much as we do.


Emergency Medicine at the Animal Referral Center

Our emergency doctors perform advanced procedures and have access to all the equipment in the hospital such as ultrasound, scopes, wound VAC, Vapotherm, Telemetry ECG and CT.  Our surgical service is on call 24/7 but for emergency doctors who enjoy surgery, there are opportunities for those clinicians to perform surgical procedures.  We have a mentorship program for new graduate veterinarians and a strong focus on teaching and CE, which includes ongoing in-house CE, M&M rounds and journal club as well as a generous allowance for annual conference attendance.


Our emergency support team is experienced and highly competent.  They work efficiently and are able to serve as our doctor’s eyes and ears. They skillfully juggle a busy caseload by prioritizing appropriately, anticipating both patient and doctor needs, and communicating with clients.  Our emergency doctors can rely heavily on their support team.


Qualifications and Desired Characteristics

●     For non-mentorship positions at least one year of experience is required

●     Desire to remain innovative in the field of veterinary emergency medicine

●     Communication style that conveys confidence and compassion

●     Willingness to build strong, trusting relationships with referring practices

●     Ability to work efficiently with a skilled, dedicated support staff

●     Self-awareness and an appreciation for ones role in team dynamics

●     Interest in community involvement and service


Salary and Benefits

●       Production based pay of 23%-25%

●       Guaranteed per shift minimum of $550

●       Overnight shift differential $50/shift paid in addition to production

●      Moving expense reimbursement up to $5,000

●      Holiday premium in addition to production

●      Shift premium for extra shifts picked up beyond regular schedule

●      Two weeks paid vacation

●      Health andDental Insurance

●      Supplemental benefits:  Disability, Life,Critical Illness, Accident

●     401(k)retirement plan with employer contribution

●     Continuing education allowance of $2,000-$2,500 annually

●     Professional expense allowance of $1,500 annually

●     ProfessionalLiability insurance

●     Uniform allowance

●     DiscountedVeterinary Care

●     EmployeeAssistance Program ( https://www.thedacare.org/AtWork/Employee-Assistance-Program.aspx)

To apply contact Alyce D’Amato at adamato@horizondvm.com.


Our Core Values

Respect Others Everyone deserves to be treated with respect and everyone must extend respect to others.
Value Teamwork We are stronger when we help one another and work together towards a common goal.
Demonstrate Integrity Be truthful and honest at all times. Choose to do what is right, even when it is not the easiest option.
Show Kindness Be kind and compassionate towards our patients, our clients and each other.
Care Care about the success of the practice and care about the well-being of your coworkers.