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Submitted by ogan@austinequ… on Mon, 03/31/2014 - 18:42
Practice Name
Austin Equine Hospital
AAEP Member Name
Damon O'Gan
Address
20640 FM 150
City
Driftwood
State
Texas
Country
United States
Zip Code
78619
Telephone
5128580058
Positions Filled
On
Practice Type
Equine Exclusive
Number of Veterinarians
4 - 8
Board Specialty
Surgery
Number of Support Staff/Veterinarian
1 tech per veterinarian
Average Caseload per Veterinarian
25-50/week
% In-Hospital
30
% Out-Patient
30
% Ambulatory
40
% Horse Show
0
% General Practice/Preventative Care
20
% Surgical
20
% Internal Medicine
5
% Reproduction
5
% Lameness/Sports Medicine (pre-sale films)
40
% Advanced Diagnostic Imaging
10
% Complementary Medicine
0
% Regulatory Care (horse show testing, racetrack)
0
% Pre-Purchase Exam
5
Type of Internship
Combination
Applications will be accepted up to
Notifications will be made no later than
Internship Established
2010
Number of Internships Available
1
Philosophy of Internship
The Austin Equine Internship is designed to further the education of recent veterinary graduates by exposing them to a large volume of diverse cases thus allowing individuals to develop proficient skills and confidence to excel in equine medicine.
Internship Duties
Interns are expected to perform daily treatments on hospitalized cases. Monday-Friday during office hours interns will see a variety of cases with an attending veterinarian. For the first 1-2 months of the internship emergency cases will be seen with another veterinarian. As the internship progresses the intern will begin to see emergency cases alone but will always have a senior veterinarian on back up for assistance.
Direct Supervision
3-6 months
Estimated Work Load
50-70 hours/week
Emergency Duties Nights / Week
7
Emergency Duties Weekends / Month
2
Additional Information
A license to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Texas is mandatory.
Terms of Employment
June 1st- May 31st
Salary
$32,000
Housing
Onsite
Time off
Stipend
Insurance
All
Professional Dues
AAEP and AVMA
Pre-Req. and Application Process
Applicants should submit a CV or resume, three letters of recommendation and a letter of intent. While we don't require a visit or externship it is recommended.
More Information
Interns will be the primary doctor on call two weeks out of each mouth. During weeks that they are not primary on call they will be expected to assist with cases in the hospital as needed. The intern will have one three day weekend per month when they have no patient care responsibilities. Additionally the intern will have seven vacation days.
Contact Previous Intern References
Dr. Rachel Wilson 2010-2011 (rachellgwilson@gmail.com)
Dr. Mark Buchert 2012-2013 (mbuchertdvm@gmail.com)
Internship Coordinator
Damon O'Gan DVM & Jessica Collins
Internship Coordinator Email
ogan@austinequine.com
Number of Interns Currently
1
Maximum Number of Externs
2
Estimated Externship Workload
Externs are expected to assist with morning treatment, and observe and participate in all daily cases seen. Fourth year students on official externships are expected to help with after hour emergency cases as needed. All students will be expected to parti
Goals of the Externship
The goal of our externship is to further the education of veterinary students in an equine practice. We encourage participation in all cases.
Application Process
Please please email a resume or CV, letter of intent and dates you are available.
Prerequisites
all externs should be current students in an accredited veterinary school and members of their students AAEP chapter
Insurance Requirements
All students should have medical insurance
Living Quarters
provided on site
Internship Available
Yes
Other Information
All externs should speak fluent English
IMIS ID
67123
Housing
On
Vacation
On
CE
On
Licensing Checkbox
On
On Call Compensation
Off
Professional Dues
On
Active
On
Renew
Off
Renewed Last
Geolat
30.11
Geolng
-98.04
Payment Hash
5c28d34d80562158fbb731c550abdd0f
Listing Type
Both
Externship Dates/Duration
Externship are available year round for first-fourth year students
Vacation Info
7
Insurance
On
Payment Made
On
Payment Amount
150.00
URL
austinequine.com
Expiration Date