Veterinary Criticalist

Job Description

Job Description

Are you in search of a hospital where you can not only practice world-class medicine but also be a part of a team that genuinely cares about each other and gives back to the community? MissionVet Specialty + Emergency is currently seeking a third criticalist interested in joining our progressive and growing team. You will be supported by a highly skilled and engaged staff that genuinely cares about each other and their patients.

If you would like to be a part of a leading-edge practice that supports your talent and the importance of a work/life balance, know that at MissionVet, we can offer you that and much more!

  • Opportunity to work with specialists in a variety of disciplines including surgery, neurology, dermatology, oncology, and internal medicine.
  • Access to in-house SmartSound digital x-rays, 16 slice helical CT, 1.5T MRI, OEC 9600 C-Arm, 2 Stryker arthroscopy/laparoscopy/thoracoscopy towers, and Covidien LigaSure™
  • 24/7 care for hospitalized patients.
  • Comprehensive in-house laboratory
  • -EMMA capnographyUltrasound for TFAST and AFAST exams
  • In-house canine and feline blood donor program
  • -Surgivets for continuous ECG and Arterial blood pressure monitoring on critical patients

The 7th largest city in the United States and the 2nd largest city in the state of Texas, San Antonio is a city of culture and pride that has recently been awarded the following accolades:

  • Ranked No. 1 on Travel + Leisure’s “America’s Friendliest Cities 2016” list
  • Ranked No. 7 on Travel + Leisure’s “Best Cities in the U.S. 2020” list
  • Labeled “the Best City in Texas” by Forbes in its October 2016 online edition

The successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary and benefits, including health insurance, CE allowance, and 401k with employer matching.

Please direct all inquiries to Patrick O’Keefe, at Patr[email protected] for immediate consideration.

NVA Compassion-First is a community of more than 80 specialty and emergency hospitals across North America driven by the spirit of collaboration and focused on empowering the advancement of veterinary medicine at the local hospital level. NVA Compassion-First is the trusted partner of hospital teams who are looking for more-more resources to advance their medicine, a greater sense of belonging, and increased opportunities to care for their patients, clients, and people. Learn more at

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