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Medical Director Needed ** Sign on Bonus** Olathe, Kansas KS Ref:CA30115

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Medical Director

Job Type




Location: Olathe, Kansas

Job Title: Medical Director, Veterinarian

Hospital: VCA Olathe Animal Hospital

Type: Full Time

Categories: Small Animal Veterinary Practice

Education Required: DVM or equivalent, licensed in Kansas

Experience Required: Highly experienced veterinarian

This Animal Hospital is seeking a highly experienced Veterinarian to lead their progressive, 3-doctor small animal practice as Medical Director.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a veterinarian to continue practicing medicine while shaping the direction and medical quality of the hospital, similar to an owner, but without the associated risks. The Medical Director will have the solid backing of experts in Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Payroll, and more, to ensure success.

About the Facility:

This hospital features six exam rooms, an in-house laboratory and pharmacy, a sterile surgical suite, a dedicated treatment area with two dental wet tables, a hospitalization ward, and a grooming salon. This full-service veterinary hospital caters to dogs, cats, and small mammals, equipped with advanced technology to offer exceptional care for patients and outstanding service to clients. The hospital is proudly AAHA-accredited, meeting the highest standards of excellence in veterinary medicine. Additionally, it is a Gold Cat Friendly Practice and staffed by Fear Free Certified Professionals.


Olathe, KS, located in Johnson County, is about 20 miles from downtown Kansas City, home of the Chiefs and the Kansas City Royals. The area offers abundant outdoor activities, including hiking and biking trails, lakes with marinas, and wineries. Johnson County boasts top-rated schools, making it an excellent place to raise a family.

Benefits, Health & Well-Being:

  • Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Fidelity financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance, infertility benefits, and gender affirmation services

  • Paid parental, vacation, and sick leave

  • Student loan services for assessment and refinancing

Professional Development:

  • Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days

  • WOOF University – offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff

  • Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program

Additional Benefits:

  • Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for personal pets

  • 100% paid professional liability coverage

  • 100% paid life insurance

  • 100% paid short-term disability insurance


  • Lead and oversee medical quality and patient care

  • Establish and implement hospital policies and procedures

  • Provide mentorship and support to veterinarians and staff

  • Ensure compliance with AAHA standards and other regulatory guidelines

  • Maintain thorough and accurate medical records


  • DVM or equivalent degree

  • Licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Kansas

  • Extensive experience in small animal practice

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • Commitment to high-quality patient care and client service

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