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Client Education

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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.
Jul 01, 2003
Dr. Linda Randall explores how the veterinary team can have a direct influence on whether or not a client will except a recommendation.
Jul 01, 2003
Dr. Jim Irwin schools you on how to provide clients with a thorough understanding on recommendations to increase the level of acceptance for care.
Jul 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Risk Factor Questionnaire for Client
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
While clients offer untold excuses as to why they fail to comply with heartworm recommendations and senior screenings, the blame sometimes belongs to the one giving - or not giving - the recommendation.
Apr 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
AAHA study proof positive that practitioners too passive, optimistic about client compliance
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2003

Most veterinary practices don't measure client compliance. Instead, a whopping 83 percent of compliance estimates are based largely on feel and, consequently, overestimated.