BluePearl Relief Veterinary Assistant - Emergency in Overland Park, Kansas
Relief Veterinary Assistant - Emergency
BluePearl’s Overland Park location is hiring an extraordinary Emergency Veterinary Technician for relief shifts . Will need to be flexible with schedule. This position does not have any guaranteed hours.
Areyou a passionate technician looking to improve your skills in the veterinaryfield?
Doyou want an opportunity to work with some of the brightest veterinaryprofessional in this industry?
If you have been looking for a way to advance your career, please check us out.
Primary responsibilities: triage emergency cases as they come in and as needed, assist DVM with crafting and going over estimates, performing diagnostics (radiographs, labwork, etc), setting patients up in ICU or Inpatient ward, discharging patients, client communication, etc.
As an Emergency Technician you will:
Providesnursing care to stable patients according to hospital standards of care and core values.
Reportpatient signalment, problem list and plan during nursingrounds.
Calculatesbasic medical math.
Understandsclassification of commonly-used medications,associated side effects and appropriately monitors therapeutic response.
Administersmedications via appropriate routesand duration.
Abilityto place peripheralintravenous catheter in cephalic vein.
Performsphysical exam; accurately countsheart, pulse rate, capillaryrefill time, mucous membranes,temperature, respiratory rate and effort.
Possessesa working knowledgeof anesthesia/monitoring equipmentand assist with patients assigned ASA I or II classifications.
Intubatespatients under the direction of a Level II technician or higher.
Remainscurrent on R.E.C.O.V.E.R CPRguidelines and demonstrates proficiencyin designated roleas assigned by attending clinician and/orsupervisor.
Whatcan you expect from BluePearl?
BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high quality, groundbreaking healthcare.
We are seeking hospital support with the same philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with a family atmosphere.
Howyou can become successful at BluePearl?
At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and cross-training .
Your benefit options will include:
opportunityto bring your dog to work
BluePearl is committed to a diversework environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity.We are an equal opportunity employer and you will receive consideration foremployment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed,sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status,sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status,or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or anaccommodation during the application process because of a disability, it isavailable upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, andno applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an EqualOpportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.