Provides leadership, direction and guidance to Veterinary Center staff, ensuring goals and objectives are achieved. Provides the highest quality of care, including examinations, surgeries and treatments for client animals.
Assist in the implementation of goals, policies, and procedures for the Veterinary Center team; recommends changes in procedures as needed
Provide lead direction to staff responsible for following prescribed treatment and maintaining treatment records for client animals
Ensure that the highest level of service and care are provided and that changes in animals' conditions are recorded
Examine animals, evaluates animals' health and performs veterinary medical and surgical procedures including but not limited to vaccinations, prescribing and administering of medications, anti-parasite treatments, tests and lab work, and spay and neuter surgery
Perform physical exams, evaluates animal health and provides medical treatment
Establish and maintain medical record and drug use logs to standards of veterinary and sheltering practices; ensure that records are in order and complete
Ensure that all state and federal laws, state regulations, and accepted standards and procedures regarding clinic operations, the practice of veterinary medicine, drug control, and animal care and handling are adhered to
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of animal health protocols, surgical procedures and companion animal health issues
Build effective relationships through positive interaction and communication with the community, volunteers and staff
Assist in monitoring inventory and ordering of medical supplies and pharmaceuticals
Maintain high level of performance to support and achieve the service and financial goals of the Veterinary Center
Atlanta Humane Society
The mission of the Atlanta Humane Society is to improve animal welfare in the southeastern United States by providing quality animal services including preventative initiatives, education, advocacy and adoption of animals into permanent loving homes.