Veterinary Scribes at VEG

At VEG, we love providing unique and industry-leading opportunities to our VEGgies. Becoming a veterinary scribe allows you to be involved in the creation of the perfect VEG medical record for every patient seen by your doctor each shift. We provide all the training and tools to ensure your success and growth within the position - a lot of scribes apply to technician and veterinary school programs successfully!

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What Makes VEG Scribes Amazing

  • Learn the perfect VEG medical record

  • The ONLY veterinary scribe opportunity

  • Assist in every case for your doctor

  • Impact burnout reduction

  • Experience gateway for further education

  • Learn the perfect VEG medical record

  • The ONLY veterinary scribe opportunity

  • Assist in every case for your doctor

  • Impact burnout reduction

  • Experience gateway for further education

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I really love my job because I get to shadow many different doctors, see many different cases each day and learn how emergency medicine looks from an inside perspective.

- Abby, Scriber at VEG Newton

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Clinical

The scribes will get first hand experience with a plethora of emergency cases in our hospitals and get to follow the medicine as it plays out in real time!

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Opportunity

This is an industry first opportunity that gives pre-veterinary and veterinary-interested individuals to learn how a doctor formulates thoughts and solves patient cases.

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Doctors

Scribes shadow our doctors to every patient interaction and fill out details in the medical record as directed by the doctor.

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Commonly Asked Questions

What is a veterinary medical scribe?

A medical scribe will follow a licensed veterinarian throughout their shift, documenting the patient encounter from start to finish. This includes the patient’s story, physical exam, lab and imaging results, consults, updates… all the way to the diagnosis and discharge! An easy way to think about it is it’s basically like shadowing, but you get to work within the electronic medical record and get paid!

do scribes provide direct patient care?

No, scribes do not handle patients, provide any medical care or handle bodily fluids.

Do scribes get paid?

YES! All of our VEGgie scribes get paid, either part time or full time employment with benefits respective of their status.

What is the expected time commitment?

Minimum time of 12 months from first solo clinic shift

Are there opportunities for advancement / leadership positions and can I do this long term?

YES! There are opportunities for leadership among scribes and for additional leadership positions among hospitals in the company.

What are the requirements to be a scribe?

  • An interest in pursuing a career in veterinary medicine
  • Ability to multitask, amazing attention to detail, ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment and great communication and active listening skills
  • Pre-health track preferred (pre-med, pre-vet, pre-health, pre-PA, pre-nursing, etc)
  • Should be familiar with basic medical terminology

Email additional questions to [email protected]

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