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Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinarian in Culver City, California

Summary of Job Purpose and Function

The primary purpose and function of the Relief Veterinarian is to provide preventative care, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of Pets.

Essential Responsibilities and Tasks

· Ensure the Safety of Pets, clients and associates by utilizing safe restraining techniques, following standard protocols and maintaining clean, sterile and organized treatment areas, exam rooms and labs.

· Obtain relevant information and history from clients, and maintain proper and complete medical records.

· Educate clients about preventative care, Pet health needs, any diagnosis or treatment, hospital services and other related information.

· Provide professional, efficient and exceptional service including prescribing and administering preventative care for the wellness needs of Pets and diagnosing and treating diseases and injuries of Pets.

· Effectively communication diagnosis and treatment plan to veterinary medical team and client.

· Ensure local, state and federal laws are followed, including proper maintenance of the controlled substance inventory log.

· Understand and follow state guidelines regarding duties of veterinary assistants and licensed veterinary technicians.

· Other job duties as assigned.