The Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals provides 24-hour care for pets 365 days of the year. Since 1979, we have offered high quality medical care, consultation, referral, and emergency veterinary services for the care of dogs, cats, and exotic pets. In addition, the hospital creates a positive learning experience for Tufts Cummings School Veterinary Medicine (TCSVM) students and veterinary technician students regarding small animal medicine and specialty services (i.e., Cardiology, Dermatology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, ZCAM (Exotics)) and supports the training of Small Animal Medicine/Specialty Service residents, interns, and technicians.
The Veterinary Technician Supervisor, Medicine/Specialty Services oversees an integrated clinical care team to provide high quality nursing care to outpatients. The Veterinary Technician Supervisor utilizes exceptional verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills to provide coaching and mentorship to all team members. The Veterinary Technician Supervisor engenders a spirit of collegiality, collaboration, and teamwork both within the section and throughout the hospital. In addition, the Veterinary Technician Supervisor oversees the educational experience of veterinary students on each rotation.