Medical Director

Grayslake, Illinois
Highly competitive
May 07, 2021
Aug 05, 2021
Practice Area
Position Type
Manager / Director
Contract Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Private Practice

Premier Veterinary Group is seeking a Medical Director who is looking to expand their career to the next level at our 24/7 Emergency and Specialty Referral Hospital in Grayslake, Illinois.   

The Medical Director position is a dual role that allows a unique individual to practice veterinary medicine and be responsible for the oversight of medical operations within the hospital.  The role serves as a mentor to staff and leads the advancement of high-quality patient care with a focus on excellent client service. The Medical Director will also work in collaboration with the Hospital Director to maintain and build our relationships with the referring community. 

Under the direction of the Regional Medical Director, this person will collaborate with our other hospitals within the Ethos network to evaluate and implement best practices. The Medical Director at Grayslake will play a significant part in the decision-making process and implementation of any new initiatives within their hospital. 

We are seeking individuals who are technically-advanced in their field and possess strong emotional intelligence; those that are self-aware, have positive attitudes, authenticity empathy toward others. The ideal candidate will have proven leadership abilities, strong mentoring and team building skills, excellent communication with colleagues and the referring community, and possess a foundation of business skills to work alongside the Hospital Director to support the growing success of the hospital. 

About Us: Premier Veterinary Group has been long established in the Chicago area for over 20 years. Our?facility?is located?in?Grayslake, IL?which is?less than?10?miles from?the Wisconsin/Illinois border and 1-hour drive to downtown?Chicago.? We?serve a large and busy group of referring veterinary hospitals.??Our hospital is about?7,500?square foot?with 2 surgical suites equipped for minimally invasive procedures.?Current specialties include Internal Medicine,?Surgery,?Anesthesiology,?and?Emergency.? Offsite rehab is available.??Our specialists and emergency doctors are supported by an amazing group of technicians, client care?representatives?and?a?management team.?We have full scoping capabilities, fluoroscopy, digital radiology, ultrasound and CT scan are available in our hospital.?? 

Premier Veterinary Group is part of the Ethos Veterinary Health network of hospitals, providing our clinicians the opportunity to be part of a larger network of hospitals, but still maintain our distinctive identity. The focus of Ethos is on advancing veterinary medicine, along with providing high quality, compassionate care, which improves the lives of patients and their human companions. Our advancements center around three main areas: Transformative Science, Knowledge and Collaboration. 

The success of our hospital can only be attributed to our colleagues. We have a highly collaborative culture that strives for excellence, is optimistic, collaborative, and supportive.? This teamwork and camaraderie leads to delivering exceptional service to our patients, clients, and referring veterinarians. Competitive compensation, signing bonus, comprehensive benefits, and growth opportunities at all levels of the organization. Relocation assistance is available for those not currently living in the area. 

Interested candidates can send their CV and a cover letter to Heather Kelly, LVT at  


Ethos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Ethos does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, competence, merit, and business need.




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