We are seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Primary Care veterinarian in our busy and expanding Primary Care department that currently includes 15 Primary Care veterinarians, including two DABVP. The applicant should possess excellent communication skills, a focus on teamwork and collaboration, and an interest in building client relationships. Benefits include: relocation assistance, compensated continuing education, professional memberships (VIN, AVMA, AAHA), AVMA-PLIT, 401(k), health insurance, commuter benefits, vacation, and community service leave. District of Columbia veterinary license is not initially required; however, an approved application must be on file with DC prior to beginning employment. About the Hospital: Established in 1936, Friendship Hospital for Animals provides high-quality, compassionate veterinary care to the dogs and cats of the Washington D.C. metro area. Our vision is to be the most medically progressive animal hospital in the country while adhering to our core values of teamwork, collaboration, and respect. We provide wellness, emergency, and specialty care with over 60 veterinarians on staff, including 14 rotating interns and over 20 specialists. Friendship has specialty departments, including emergency/critical care, clinical pathology, radiology, anesthesiology, oncology, ophthalmology, neurology/neurosurgery, cardiology, dermatology, internal medicine/hemodialysis, rehab therapy, and surgery. We have MRI, CT, a separate dedicated ICU, long-term ventilator capability, and hemodialysis onsite. In addition to providing clients and their pets the highest quality of medicine and service, Friendship Hospital is also a fun and rewarding place to work and grow. Excellent compensation and generous benefits are offered.
Internal Number: FHA
About Friendship Hospital for Animals
Encore is a veterinary-led organization founded by a DVM and led by a DVM. We built Encore because we felt that the needs of the veterinary industry were not being met by corporate medicine. With decades of experience, our team has an intimate understanding of veterinary transition — we know what works, and more importantly, what doesn’t.