SanAntonioTXRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for San Antonio jobs

Area Medical Director

Company: Thrive Vet Care
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: August 17, 2019

Job Description:

THRIVE is searching for an ambitious veterinarian to provide medical and managerial support to our San Antonio clinics and veterinarians.

The Area Medical Director role is inclusive of, but not limited to the specific items listed below. This role will continue to evolve with the growth of THRIVE so flexibility is necessary.

This role will require local travel around San Antonio and quarterly travel for meetings in our support office (Austin, TX).

This position reports to the CMO and works alongside the Area Business Manager. THRIVE practicing veterinarians will report to the Area Medical Director.

The Area Medical Director will practice 1-2 days/week and provide area leadership/mentorship for 3-4 days/week. Practice days will be scheduled 2 months in advanced and leadership days will scheduled a minimum of 2 weeks prior to ensure resources and teammates are available, but flexibility will remain key in this fluid environment.



  • Practice part-time (1-2 days/week) in the veterinarian's home clinic, continuing the appropriate duties of an associate veterinarian. This practicing schedule will be designed by the Area Medical Director, the Area Business Manager and the lead technician of the practice, with oversight from the Regional Medical Director.
  • Provide leadership and management to THRIVE clinics in areas of service excellence, quality of medicine, clinic growth, staff development and client experience.
  • Serve as the primary medical point of contact for area THRIVE clinics, with the assistance of the CMO, regarding clinical questions, staffing needs, medical standards and protocols, creation of training materials, creation of marketing materials and skill assessment.
  • Work with the other Area Medical Directors and Regional Medical Directors to create, update, review and maintain THRIVE Standards of Care.
  • Proactively monitor and report all doctor adherence to Standards of Care.
  • Mentor veterinarians in clinic, focusing on monitoring and maintaining the THRIVE New Graduate Mentoring Program.
  • Work with the Regional Medical Director and Trainers to implement a robust training program for medical staff working with industry and academia partners to ensure continuous improvement.
  • Work with local representatives to ensure adequate continuing education for doctors and staff.
  • Foster a positive atmosphere for all doctors and medical staff and socialize new programs within the practices to ensure that all doctors are supportive of THRIVE programs.
  • Help improve clinic flow, efficiency and teamwork within our clinics.


    • Partner with the Area Business Manager(s) to support operational and financial objectives while collaborating on improving THRIVE's business model.
    • Continually review and maintain adherence to all safety and regulatory items in area THRIVE clinics
    • Assist Regional Medical Director and the THRIVE Recruiting team in the interviewing and hiring of veterinarians, ensuring there is consistent veterinary staffing and training for all locations. The veterinarian that fills this role is responsible for assisting in the process to back-fill their own position in their home clinic.
    • Collaborate with the Training and Construction Management departments in opening new THRIVE clinics in area.
    • Partner in continual training and development of veterinarian and other paraprofessional staff in THRIVE clinics
    • Assist the Regional Medical Director with continual development and performance evaluations of THRIVE veterinarians.
    • Analyze key veterinary metrics, applying these metrics to help improve individual veterinarian production and medical standards of care.
    • Enliven THRIVE's core values


      • DVM/VMD or equivalent
      • 4+ years in general clinical practice
      • Experienced in general surgery, dentistry and medicine
      • Flexibility in weekly scheduling as this role involves practicing part-time in the veterinarian's home clinic and an additional three business days outside of practice.
      • Technical writing skills
      • Proven ability to write, adjust and implement medical standards
      • Completion of additional coursework or continuing education in business and operations with an ambition for continued development in these areas.
      • Experience in staff development, coaching and mentoring new graduates
      • Ability to travel locally
      • Understanding and demonstrated application of Emotional Intelligence (or similar), Courageous Conversation (or similar) coursework

Keywords: Thrive Vet Care, San Antonio , Area Medical Director, Executive , San Antonio, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Regional Lending Manager-Vice President
Description: Realtors, Seasoned Underwriters, Processors Fulfilment Friendly Mortgage Bankers.GLG is looking for a Regional Lending Manager-Vice President to service North Texas Hill Country Austin/San Antonio (more...)
Company: Gumbeaux Lending Group P.C.
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

RN-Case Management-Network
Description: We Are Hiring RN-Case Mgmt - Network Shift: PRN, Day Monday-Sunday options 8a-5p Chevy Chase Building - Austin, TX Required: Case Management Experience Why Join Ascension Ascension Seton, based in Austin, (more...)
Company: Ascension
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Product Manager - Webex Contact Center
Description: experience and thought of a million ways in which it could be improved Have you ever empathized with those whose job it is to deliver customer experience and imagined how, if properly empowered and motivated, (more...)
Company: Cisco
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Senior Affiliate Account Manager
Description: The Affiliate Account Manager will find affiliates that have high-ranking websites, which allows us to promote our web hosting brand products on. We then provide these affiliates with a unique tracking (more...)
Company: Endurance International Group
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Project Manager 1
Description: DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES The Client requires the services of one Project Manager, hereafter referred Designs, plans, and coordinates work teams. Follows standard project management industry practices such (more...)
Company: pplumm
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

RN, Registered Nurse Case Manager - Case Management
Description: DescriptionThe Case Manager coordinates the care and service of a diverse patient population across the continuum of illness, promotes effective utilization and monitoring of health care resources and (more...)
Company: Christus Health
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Executive Director - TX Credit Union Association
Description: Cornerstone Credit Union League has an immediate opening for an Executive Director - Texas Credit Union Association.--This position is based in Austin, Texas and oversees the state and federal lobbying (more...)
Company: Cornerstone Credit Union League
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Technology Alliance Manager
Description: Job DescriptionNexthink is looking for an experienced leader to manage our strategic relationship in with key Hardware and Software OEM's.The ideal candidate will possess a broad and deep expertise in (more...)
Company: Nexthink
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Med/Surg Manager, Nurse
Description: DESCRIPTION SHIFT: No Weekends br br SCHEDULE: Full-time br br St. David's South Austin Medical Center is an acute care facility with 344 beds offering a range of complex specialties and sub-specialties, (more...)
Company: St. David's South Austin Medical Center
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Partner Manager, Global Outsourcing
Description: About the Job Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company (more...)
Company: Facebook
Location: Austin
Posted on: 08/18/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

San Antonio RSS job feeds