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Law and ethics for managers

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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 18, 2016
This 2016 dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year entrant turned suspicion into an investigation, an investigation into an arrest, and an arrest into a happier practice.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 10, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
If we're all watching for drug abuse and drug diversion in the veterinary practice, what happens to the associate or team member whose boss is the offender?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 06, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
"Veterinarians do not need to be worrying about personal issues in people's homes," says one Facebook user in response to the latest ethical dilemma from Marc Rosenberg, VMD.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 16, 2016
Whether it’s suicidal thoughts or drug addiction haunting our colleagues, are we doing enough to protect them from themselves ... and offering them the resources to get the help they need?
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FIRSTLINE: May 24, 2016
Inventory management can be boring. Drug theft and abuse or resale of controlled substances from your veterinary practice is not. Here's how managers and team members can help protect themselves and others from the crime, the guilt and the mistrust that can come with drug theft.
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FIRSTLINE: May 18, 2016
Aaaaaaah! You’re the star of a horror flick that takes place in your veterinary hospital, with the demons and creeps played by some awful coworkers. But you can survive! Learn about the hairy problems these fiends put you in and whether their thoughtless or malicious behavior is bullying, harassment or just really, really annoying.
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FIRSTLINE: Dec 16, 2015
The business of good medicine counts on guidelines for a vast array of conditions, issues and procedures. Standards make sense, but are practices readily adopting them?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 09, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
A letter writer didn’t think veterinary consultant Mark Opperman took a claim of sexual harassment seriously enough, but Opperman says different.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2014
When a good client shows up at your clinic smelling like alcohol, how far would you go to keep her and her family safe on the trip home?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2014
After his employees made unsavory remarks about a neighboring veterinarian on his clinic's Facebook page, this practice owner faced accusations of unprofessional conduct.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2014
A reader considers the moral implications of an out-of-state veterinarian collecting commission on local cattle producers' distributor purchases—and turns to our ethics expert for an answer.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2014
Should a veterinarian disclose a non-life-threatening error to a boarding client?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2014
Resident ethics expert and readers discuss solutions for two veterinary practice scenarios, including a laboratory error and an unused cancer drug.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 24, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
Take a look at three hypothetical situations and answer the corresponding questions to see if you can recognize sexual harassment at your veterinary practice.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2014
Avoid grandiose statements to promote your veterinary clinic—instead, stick to the facts and stay out of legal trouble.