VCA Canada Toronto Veterinary Emergency Hospital (TVEH) in Scarborough, Ontario is seeking a Board-certified Criticalist (permanent, full-time) to join our specialty health care team. We also welcome applicants who are nearing the completion of their residency training and waiting to complete board exams.
Our critical care department is a busy and growing service that works closely with both the ER and specialty services. The critical care service is supported by 2 full time dedicated ICU technicians (some VTS boarded) and animal care attendants 24/7. A total of 4 teams each comprising of 1 ER doctor, 1 ER technician and 1 ER animal care attendant work closely with the critical care specialist to provide around the clock primary emergency care. Successful candidates will integrate into a rotating schedule with 3 other boarded critical care specialist, allowing a great work-life balance.
The specialty team currently includes two board-certified radiologists, neurologist, oncologist, four surgeons, three internists, two anesthesiologists and three criticalists. TVEH is equipped with onsite advanced imaging (digital radiology, MRI, CT, ultrasound and echocardiography), monitoring (Multiparameters monitors to doppler), point of care testing (CBC to radiometer) and a Draeger Evita XL critical care therapeutic ventilator.
The candidate’s responsibilities will include further advancement and development of the ER and critical care service through on site staff training and support while on clinical duty.
We are committed to exploring innovative and creative ways to develop fulfilling career paths for clinical Criticalists.