Kyle Palmer, CVT
Kyle Palmer, CVT, is a Firstline Editorial Advisory Board member and a practice manager at Silver Creek Animal Clinic in Silverton, Ore. Please send your questions or comments to [email protected]
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 15, 2017
Many equine veterinarians have added small animal services to subsidize revenue. Here’s a careful look at the long-term effects of that decision.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 08, 2017
That's a personal question: Can you make a plan and manage the headaches that come with more personnel and higher costs?
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 31, 2017
Open your mind! Equine practitioners can learn a lot about clients and business from small animal veterinarians.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 02, 2017
Ambulatory practitioners have so much cool tech at their fingertips now, it’s a shame not to use it. Here’s what we use in our veterinary practice.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 08, 2017
Oh that's right. You don't have a helicopter. But there is someone who could chop away at your duties and increase efficiency—a midlevel practitioner. Is it time to consider an answer out of human healthcare's playbook?
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 24, 2017
When it comes to equine scheduling in an equine/small animal hospital, be the hero your equine veterinarians need.
FIRSTLINE - Apr 18, 2017
I didn't believe a lower stress approach could make a difference in our veterinary practice … until CVC made a convert of our assistant manager. Here's what we've learned in the process (and how my skepticism has turned to genuine appreciation).
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 22, 2017
Horses: They’re not big dogs or skinny cows. So state veterinary practice acts need to set separate regulations to guide who can offer medical care for equines—and how.
FIRSTLINE - Feb 14, 2017
Who has time to send smartphone texts, send and receive medical records, manage online appointments and send patient updates and cute pics to information-hungry pet owners? Here's why I think everyone needs this new client-facing team member in their veterinary practice.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 28, 2016
The basics of practice protocols to ensure your equine veterinary practice's prepurchase exams are above board, legally wise and profitable.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 11, 2016
Once upon a time, equine practitioners were willing to do their after-hours work solo. A new generation of fantastic doctors wants to do things a different way.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 03, 2016
How practice managers and owners can make sure their newest doctor is a success.
FIRSTLINE - Jul 19, 2016
The proper training makes a world of difference when it comes to decelerating a tense situation.
FIRSTLINE - Jun 21, 2016
When our veterinary hospital has an opening, job applicants flood in. They can’t seem to resist our website and our social media pages that show off (honestly) our support of local community, care for patients and teamwork.