Helping Veterinarians Achieve a Work Life Balance Since 2011
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Help veterinarians find a better work-life balance, whether it’s providing relief for a busy practice or empowering relief veterinarians to find work that fits their schedule and lifestyle.
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What is relief work?
Relief services, or locum work, is where an experienced DVM works in or manages a veterinary practice for a limited time to cover for staffing shortages, sick and maternity leave, or vacations.
Relief vets serve traditional clinics as well as exotics. Relief services time frames can range from short notice, single day shifts to long-term maternity leave coverage.
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What makes a good relief doctor?
Has years of experience in small animal medicine
Adapts to flexible scheduling
Has good communication skills
Has a high level of empathy
Most relief positions are filled by independent contractors. A veterinary relief service can help clinics find relief on short notice and can help independent contractors fill their calendars with exclusive jobs.
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Why choose Holiday Vet?
By veterinarians, for veterinarians.
We’re known for our personal touch. Our caring schedulers get to know all their relief veterinarians and vet clinics to find a match that’s more than location and expertise.
We try to find a personality and attitude match for you as well. Try doing that with an algorithm.
Most importantly, we schedule in advance to ensure that your dates are covered, so that you can make plans confidently.