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The veterinary team pay report: A dvm360 Leadership Challenge

Feb 05, 2015

Featuring exclusive new research on team pay, this dvm360 Leadership Challenge explores the data behind what team members make—and how to grow the business so practices can pay more. ...

Practice finances

Use this simple trick to stop missed charges at your veterinary hospital

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 01, 2015

This veterinary practice sets an eye-catching number as the default dollar amount for procedure codes, rather than zero.

Boarding exotic animals for better business

Apr 30, 2015

Even if exotic pets aren't your thing, have you considered giving your veterinary business a boost by boarding these special pets?

Peel away from sticker shock in veterinary medicine with this practice procedure

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 17, 2015

Train staff to remove veterinarians from the cost-delivery role.

I don't care about this data ... maybe you shouldn't either

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 01, 2015

Two surveys of national veterinary fees and charges may contradict each other. Here’s what you should really focus on.

Making yourself scarce: How relative scarcity affects veterinary incomes

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 19, 2015

Market data reveals which practitioners are in higher demand—and who's earning more money.

Client relations

Use this tool to identify how your practice can make visits easier for clients

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 05, 2015

Download this sample survey to see if clients think working with your veterinary practice is too hard.

Track the top reasons clients are calling and dial up efficiency in your veterinary practice

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 05, 2015

Use this tool to improve client communication and save time.

'That was easy:' Veterinary clients want to hit the Easy Button

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 05, 2015

Ease of doing business trumps exceeding expectations for clients.

CVC report: Are you everyone's favorite team member?

FIRSTLINE - May 01, 2015

Find out how you can be your veterinary practice's MVP with these tips from Heather Prendergast, RVT, CVPM, in her CVC D.C. session, "Becoming the Indispensable Team Member."

Eight steps to crush it in the exam room

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Apr 30, 2015

Bring your 'A' game to every interaction with people and veterinary patients by using your whole support team and fine-tuning your client communication.

Life balance

Better mental health = better medicine

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 06, 2015

Pressures of veterinary practice too much at times? Here are some stories from colleagues who relate and resources to help.

The cost of caring

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 06, 2015

Veterinary Medicine’s Medical Editor Dr. Heather Lewellen shares her own story of compassion fatigue.

Surviving thoughts of suicide

VETERINARY MEDICINE - May 06, 2015

One veterinarian's struggle with the pressures of practice and life outside practice, with some pointers to help you through your tough times.

A closeup look at Veterinary Humor

FIRSTLINE - May 05, 2015

Sometimes a good laugh can ease the burden of a busy day. And the Veterinary Humor page on Facebook does just that—gives a quick, funny look at the humor you can find in practice every day. Here’s a quick Q&A with the creator of Veterinary Humor.

When in doubt, reach out

DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 01, 2015

Post this self-care assessment in your clinic to keep personal well-being front-of-mind for your veterinary team.