Emergency Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - ER DVM + Sign-on Bonus Winter Haven, Florida

About the Position

Does having meaning and purpose with your work motivate you to excel?

Are you searching for a place that will empower you to be your best both personally and professionally – and truly live it?

Do you dream of being encouraged to be the healer you want to be?

Great! We have the perfect opportunity for you!


Our practice is located in Winter Haven, FL, which is situated between Tampa and Orlando, FL. Known for its canal-linked Chain of Lakes, Winter Haven boats several waterside parks and eateries, as well as easy-access boat ramps and water-sport activities. On Lake Eloise, Legoland Florida Resort includes Cypress Gardens, a 1930s botanical garden, and as the world’s largest Legoland, there are plenty of Lego-brick attractions, rides and a water park. West of the city, Circle B Bar Reserve has forest trails and alligator-inhabited wetlands.

Who We Are

Veterinary Healthcare Associates is a veterinarian owned small animal hospital that nurtures the human-animal experience. We have three distinct practices under one roof: general practice, specialty referral center, and a 24-hour emergency hospital. We have one mission, which is to help people and their pets become healthy, happy, and healed. We aren’t your typical small animal hospital. We are thought leaders. A tribe of passionate humans who are committed to unifying our clients, colleagues and community through the human-animal bond. Some would say we’re the unicorns of our field – and we like it. This is a place to get inspired. A place to ignite your passions and rocket launch your career.

What You’ll Be Working With

  • Be part of our expansion! We’re building a brand-new ADDITIONAL 19,000sqft state-of-the-art facility on our 5 ½ acre campus!
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)
  • CT
  • Ultrasound
  • Treat, and prevent an array of animal diseases and illnesses
  • Conduct tests and observations to provide a proper diagnosis
  • Collaborate with veterinary technicians and other team members to provide top-notch patient care

The Ideal Candidate

Who You Are

As a licensed Veterinarian in the State of Florida, your clinician skills will be valued and respected. We believe in our team members to utilize their skills and the ability to make autonomous decisions while providing mastery support for increasing their knowledge and expertise.

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
  • State of Florida Veterinary license required
  • Demonstrated commitment to lead with honesty and integrity
  • Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for continuous learning
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Lead with positivity fostering a culture of gratitude, compassion and appreciation
  • Willingness to tap into your unlimited potential to transform your life for the better
  • Desire to deliver an exceptional client experience and patient care
  • Desire to be on the forefront of transformational veterinary medicine
  • Passion for animals and an active interest in their health and wellbeing
  • Knowledge of all veterinary best practices, and a desire to advance the field
  • Excellent verbal communication skills to build rapport and adequately communicate with patients and staff
  • Problem-solving capabilities with a willingness to tackle unique challenges
  • High emotional intelligence with the ability to empathize with families
  • Ability to manage time, prioritize, and thrive in an oftentimes fast-paced and high-pressure environment

The Perks

What’s In It For You

We believe in making sure our team members are Healthy. Happy. Healed. Our manifesto and benefits are based on this very concept.


  • VHA Fit Program – includes gym membership and state of the art fitness equipment in new building
  • Nutritional Food Pantry
  • Health Insurance Benefits


  • Competitive Pay
  • Flexible workweek
  • Sign-on and retention bonuses- $10K
  • Freshly pressed, dry cleaned lab coats
  • 401K Retirement Savings
  • Social Events


  • Generous Continuing Education Stipend and uniform allowance - $4000 annually for CE registration, licensing/dues and uniforms.
  • 4 weeks Paid Time Off
  • Transformational Healing – MindValley All-Access

What are you waiting for? Your search is over! You have found The VHA Way.

Apply today and find your Happily Ever After.

For more information, please visit us at www.vhavets.com

Learn more about the VHA Way: https://youtu.be/gGrkq-uoAX4

Join our tribe and help us change the world.