Kentucky Equine Hospital is a small private practice in Simpsonville, Ky that primarily focuses on orthopedic surgery, lameness and imaging. The clinic utilizes an onsite MRI, nuclear scintigraphy, ultrasound, and digital radiography.
KEH is seeking a Veterinary Technician (license preferred but not required) with a strong background in equine anesthesia. Surgical cases are mostly elective orthopedic cases, but will also include MRI and emergencies on a limited basis.
Other job duties will include, but are not limited to, assisting with lameness exams, prepping horses for injections, taking radiographs, processing blood work, patient restraint, and treating hospitalized patients according to orders provided by the doctor.
The appropriate candidate must be competent with IV and IM injections, placing IV catheters, and maintaining a safe anesthetic plane for surgeries. In addition, it is required to stock the trucks, assist with inventory as well as to maintain a clean working environment.
Benefits include: paid time off, paid CE, and health insurance.
Welcome to Kentucky Equine Hospital.
Since its inception in 1979 as Equine Services, Kentucky Equine Hospital has been known for being multi-faceted in the forefront of technology and innovation in service of the horse and horse industry. Kentucky Equine Hospital seeks to merge practical expertise with superior clinical care by providing state-of-the-art imaging techniques, lameness evaluations and a surgical referral center. Drs. Sutter and Cummins have a combined 58 years of experience caring for some of the nation’s top competition horses across a variety of disciplines.
Excellence and Innovation for the Equine Athlete