Veterinary Doctor Coordinator - Critical Care

Critical Care Chicago, Illinois


MedVet is a fast-growing Emergency and Specialty provider with practices nationwide. We help our patients receive advanced medical treatments and innovations. Things like chemotherapy and radiation, cardiac ablations, treatments for glaucoma, physical rehabilitation, dermatology and so much moreWe are looking for collaborative and driven people to join our clinical team. 


We thrive on people living out our core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion to get their job done. Use your passion to drive the MedVet experience for our clients and patients, as well as your teammates. 


We are looking for: 

Critical Care Doctor Coordinator 


Never a dull moment in the Critical Care! Are you someone who likes to be constantly moving from one thing to another? Our Critical Care team is the perfect place for technicians who thrive in a fast-paced environment, can shift gears quickly and handle the stress of critical situations with ease. Every day is different and there’s never the same case twice! 


What you’ll do: 

  • Directly supports specific doctor(s)for a given shift; may support different doctors within a department at different times 

  • Ensures follow through of departmental workflow for the supported doctor(s) 

  • Collaborates on scheduling of consults, transfers, and diagnostics 

  • Delegates team responsibilities as appropriate to team members (rounding cases, planning and managing diagnostic scheduling and information, etc.) 

  • Acts as point of contact for referral partner transfers/inquiries if doctor is unavailable 

  • Provides departmental client communication for cases (i.e. concerns, care plan discussions, Q&A in absence of doctor, etc.) 

  • Drafts medical record documentation for supported doctor(s). Creates initial patient history, documents/gathers initial vital statistics and treatment orders, scribes referral letter and discharge/dismissal letter for doctor review. 

  • Monitors e-mails and voicemails for doctor(s) 

  • Assists with and ensures completion of outpatient procedures as required by doctor(s) (bandage changes, post-operative radiographs, diagnostic samples, medication administration, etc.) 

  • May escort outpatient clients to and from exam rooms and prepare/maintain exam rooms 

  • May act as a mentor or trainer for team members 

  • May coordinate and delegate prescription refills to team members 

Who you are: 

  • State Registered Veterinary Technician license preferred 
  • Prior veterinary experience required, previous Critical Care, Nursing or Emergency experience desired 
  • Proficient in calculations (drugs, constant rate infusions, unit conversions, etc.) 
  • Flexibility with work hours and able to work additional hours when necessary 
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 


  • This is a full-time, day shift, opportunity with three 12-hour shifts from 7:30a-8p with rotating weekend coverage. 

Perks and Benefits include: 

  • Comprehensive Health Benefits 
  • Vision and Dental 
  • HSA, FSA and Independent Care Spending 
  • 401k with Employer Match 
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) beginning on your first day 
  • Shift Differentials and On-call Pay 
  • Uniform Allowance 
  • Employee Pet Discounts and Pet Insurance 
  • Elective Short-Term Disability, Life and Accident Insurance and company paid Long Term Disability 
  • Continuing Education Opportunities and Assistance Program 


Come as you are. MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check. 

MedVet does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  

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