BizQuiz: Do you have a clue about doctor pay? (Answer 4b)

BizQuiz: Do you have a clue about doctor pay? (Answer 4b)

Nov 23, 2009
By dvm360.com staff

4) B – Incorrect.

Getting to the bottom of this practice whodunit is a shared responsibility. Management needs to take the appropriate steps to increase hospital revenue, but associates are just as responsible for increasing their own production numbers.

Practice owners are responsible for such duties as communicating expectations regarding standards of care and charging for the treatments, and providing the appropriate number of well-trained staff members to support the doctors’ efforts.

Some of associates’ responsibilities for revenue growth include offering the best care, educating and informing clients, and charging for all care provided.

Next question, please …

Hot topics on dvm360

Pol on defense as Michigan veterinary board discusses negligence charges

Controversial reality TV veterinarian calls his approach 'common sense.'

Photo gallery: The top 10 veterinary schools in America, according to U.S. News

U.S. News & World Report ranks programs for the first time since 2011.

Front Desk Disasters, Episode 3: Dude looks like a lady

Everyone's favorite receptionist is at it again. Would you handle this situation differently?

Video: Flea hideouts in the house

Parasitology expert Michael Dryden, DVM, MS, PhD, reveals prime hideouts for fleas—and gives tips to clear them out of clients' homes for good.

Veterinarians: Your clients are going to Google with these cat questions

You might be surprised by what your clients are researching. Plus, get an educational client handout.