Ocean State Veterinary Specialists in East Greenwich, RI is in need of another criticalist. The hospital is a 26,000 sq. ft. facility with dedicated Specialty and Emergency areas. OSVS provides referral and emergency services to RI, eastern CT, and southern MA. There is no general practice associated with the hospital. Equipment includes digital radiography, ultrasound, CT, MRI, laparoscopy, fluoroscopy, mechanical ventilation, telemetry, and state-of-the-art monitoring equipment. The staff includes specialists in internal medicine (5), surgery (3), cardiology, radiology, emergency/critical care (2), neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, clinical pathology, and avian/exotics, as well as a large group of very experienced emergency clinicians. The support staff is highly trained and enthusiastic about continuing education. The technicians working in the intensive care unit are capable of managing most nursing cases, including those on mechanical ventilation, peritoneal dialysis, continuous thoracic drainage, etc. There is a well-respected rotating internship, emergency/critical care residency, emergency/surgery internship, and surgery residency. The emergency caseload is high, and the cases routinely challenging.
The criticalist would be expected to manage critical inpatients, see some emergencies, supervise interns, residents and emergency doctors, and help the surgery and other departments with critical patients – especially during anesthetic procedures. The schedule is fixed and includes one weekend shift a week. What makes this practice unique is the large team of specialists and emergency doctors who practice extremely high level medicine while maintaining a fun atmosphere that keeps doctors here longterm. Despite the large size of the hospital, the cutture feels more like a family. If interested, please contact Dr. Justine Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Board eligible or Board certified in Emergency/Critical Care
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Production incentive available.
About Ocean State Veterinary Specialists
OSVS is a privately owned, high volume emergency and specialty practice located in beautiful Rhode Island, the Ocean State. The facility is a 26,000 sq ft building, with specialists in internal medicine, surgery, radiology, critical care, neurology, cardiology, oncology, ophthalmology, and avian/exotics. Equipment includes MRI, CT,ultrasound, fluoroscopy, endoscopy, a fully equipped in-house lab, and state of the art monitoring equipment. The supportive and upbeat culture is the reason most of our doctors have chosen to stay with us longterm.
Rhode Island is the smallest state in the nation, yet has everything one could ask for. Providence is a vibrant city, with a renowned restaurant and cultural scene. There are countless opportunities for hiking and kayaking, with a wide array of conservation areas, rivers and ponds. The "Ocean State" is so named because of the extensive coastline - with a variety of beaches for any kind of ocean activity. There are fun coastal communities and rural farmland. Boston is only an hour from Providence, ski mountains are a few hours north, and New York city is less than 3 hours by car or train.