Are you fully staffed?

Jul 22, 2008
By staff

The average Firstline practice includes 1.5 practice owners, 2.3 associates, 1 practice manager, 3.8 receptionists, 2.6 credentialed technicians, 4.3 veterinary assistants, and 2.5 kennel assistants, according to the 2008 Firstline Professional Growth Study. About 78 percent of team members report their practices are fully staffed most of the time. Another 18 percent said their practice is only fully staffed some of the time, and only about 5 percent say their practice is fully staffed rarely or never.