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Medical Director wanted **Entrepreneurial Growth and Flexibility** Colorado Springs, Colorado CO Ref:CA30020

Job Role

Medical Director

Job Type



Colorado Springs,

My client’s emergency hospital, nestled in downtown Colorado Springs, CO, emphasizes the human-animal bond and cultivates a collaborative atmosphere. The facility is expanding its team and seeks an experienced and dedicated Medical Director to lead.

Position Overview:

The Medical Director is tasked with ensuring the delivery of high-quality, compassionate veterinary care while maintaining a positive work environment. Collaborating closely with the Hospital Director, this role drives operational excellence and serves as a medical subject matter expert.

Medical and Service Quality:

· Oversee medical care, encouraging innovation and adherence to best practices.

· Develop and uphold medical policies, prioritizing patient safety.

· Advocate for a patient and client-centric approach through policy development.

Team Development:

· Foster a team-oriented approach to patient care.

· Recruit and retain high-quality Veterinarians, supporting their professional development.

Community and Communication:

· Ensure effective communication within the hospital and with referring veterinarians.

· Represent the hospital at various leadership opportunities.

Hospital Operations and Compliance:

· Manage the hospital budget and identify avenues for growth.

· Provide medical insights into hospital development and equipment selection.

· Ensure compliance with regulations and participate in leadership training.

Required Qualifications:

· Possession of a DVM or equivalent degree.

· Valid Colorado veterinary license.

· Strong organizational and leadership aptitude.

· Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

· Prior administrative experience.

· Minimum of five years of clinical practice experience.

· Completion of advanced leadership training.

· Experience mentoring junior veterinarians.

· Work, Life, Balance... be a doctor and enjoy life in Colorado!


Set against the backdrop of Pikes Peak and Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs offers a vibrant community with abundant outdoor activities and cultural attractions, making it an ideal place to reside.

Compensation/ Benefits:

· Competitive base salary (beginning at $150,000), plus production, plus management compensation.

· 401K with employer match.

· Generous PTO and CE allowance.

· Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits.

· Signing bonus of up to $75,000!

Application Process:

Candidates must hold or be eligible for a current Colorado veterinary license. Surgical experience or interest is valued, and mentoring opportunities are available for the right candidate.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this role and would like to hear more about this opportunity, please do give me a call on +1 646 569 9200 or email your resume to

We have plenty of other roles here at JHP so if this opportunity is not exactly what you are looking for please do email me on to arrange a confidential chat to discuss other options.

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