VCA Animal Hospitals RVT, Patient Care - Toronto Veterinary Emergency Hospital in Scarborough, Ontario
RVT, Patient Care
Toronto Veterinary Emergency Hospital is welcoming a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT ) to join our team of skilled veterinary professionals. While our network is large, we still offer that local community feeling, mentorship, and additional training!
Have completed a Veterinary Technician or Animal Health Technician program.
New graduates with knowledge of physical examinations, patient assessment, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, radiology, venipuncture, and pharmacy - welcome to apply!We love growing new graduates!
Surgical preparation, assisting and patient recovery.
Ability to keep detailed and accurate patient records.
Compassionate care for our hospitalized patients and their pet parents
Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
Ability to problem-solve or the ability to ask clarifying questions to help you find solutions.
Exceptional interpersonal skills in working with your colleagues and pet parents.
Passion to learn more within the role.
A love for all companion animals!!
Patient Care technician should regard all of the patients listed on the white board(s) as his/her patients (in cooperation with the technician for that clinician) and assumes responsibility for the in-hospital care of those patients
Demonstrate a high knowledge level regarding the care and management of simple and complex surgery/medical cases
Promote efficiency within the service
Assist in other areas of the hospital as directed by supervisor
List of Duties
Patient Care technician should regard all of the patients listed on the white board(s) as his/her patients in cooperation with the primary service technician & assumes responsibility for the in-hospital care of those patients, including but not limited to post-anesthesia care
TPR animals prior to surgery
Assist efficiency of flow of cases by catheter placement, bloodwork collection/processing, and radiographs
Sample processing (histology, etc.), dispensation of medications
Transfer patients downstairs at end of day and round to appropriate staff
Help with patient discharges as needed
Assist with anesthesia as needed
Participate in drug count and drug stocking
Help to maintain a clean and tidy workspace
Work successfully both as a team member and independently and avoid behaviour that negatively affects morale
What VCA Canada Offers
Join our team and you will make a huge difference in the lives of pets and their families! With an extensive network of hospitals across Canada, each location offers a diverse experience, a local community feel, and a caring culture you can thrive in: We have the right fit for you!
RRSP Employer Group Match Program! Saving for your future just got easier with VCA Canada
VCA Canada RRSP Student Loan Program - Ask us more!
Extensive online anytime-anywhere access to journals and textbooks
Ask us about our mobilization and hands-free radiology!
Paid membership and dues
Paid wellness days, sick days, and vacation time
Employee assistance program
Continuing education benefits; paid to learn!
Exceptional career development: there is room to grow here!
Referral Bonus Rewards!
E-tools to assist with meditation, better sleep, exercise, and focus
Virtual health care (telemedicine) offering quick access to quality care
A caring culture of Wellness and Appreciation!
Access to amazing mini-courses
Opportunities to give back to your community through VCA initiatives
Annual uniform allowance
Generous personal pet care discounts
And extra perks like shopping discounts and cool wellness apps!
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org for further information or click Apply Now!
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