Client Education | Veterinary Economics

Client Education

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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 01, 2006
By dvm360.com staff
How one practice successfully promotes dental care.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2005
A disturbing e-mail arrived the other day: Hello, Dr. Bellows: I have a 5-year-old yellow Labrador Retriever that I have routinely cleaned her teeth (with enzyme toothpaste and a brush, recently using Sonicare). Despite all best efforts, she is building up tartar and I think may have a dark spot (cavity on a rear molar).
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Chances are you're already seeing the effects of pet obesity manifested in diseases like diabetes and osteoarthritis. And obesity-related illnesses won't start decreasing anytime soon.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 01, 2005
Inundated with signs, slogans, and sales pitches, pet owners may fail to notice a key message that you've posted right in front of them.
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HOSPITAL DESIGN SUPPLEMENT: Jun 01, 2005
Show off your new building or renovation by hosting an open house.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2005
You know the product or service you're recommending could help your patients. The problem is holding clients' attention long enough to explain the benefits.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Nov 01, 2004
By dvm360.com staff
A three-ring binder in your lobby can be a valuable client-education tool, suggests Dr. Melisa Hicks of Blue Cross Veterinary Hospital in Long Beach, Calif.
Jun 01, 2004
Alex Martin was raised in a dog-friendly home. As a child, he shared a bedroom with his brother and a 60-lb Labrador retriever. Most of his family photos include various dogs the family owned over the years, but no cats are in the portraits. "Cats hung around the house, but were never considered part of the family," Martin says.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
How do we reconcile that financial limitations are a significant burden to our patients?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2004
Failure to address these 25 issues is central to limiting a practice's patient care success.In other words, address these issues in your business plan to ensure success.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2004
A recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine attempted to evaluate the quality of care provided to patients by comparing medical records from hospitals with the standard "evidence-based" best practice relative to the patient's particular medical problem.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2003
You're lucky you don't have any competition. If you did, you wouldn't be here today."
Nov 26, 2003
When a pet's physical exam is completed, the findings are recorded in the pet's record. Now, another person reading the record can see the findings.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2003
Recently I was visiting with a friend who is still in clinical practice, and our talk turned to emergency duty.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
Pastures that were dry and thin last year are now lush and green, thanks to a generally wet spring this year.