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Law and ethics for managers

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 23, 2017
What do you do when you find a microchip at your veterinary practice and the pet owner says "no," you can't scan it? Here's how I handle it.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 18, 2017
Was this vaccine-clinic veterinarian right to order a steroid injection over the phone for a pet he didn't even remember?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 09, 2017
A job candidate is offered a lowball salary at this veterinary hospital when the schedule conflicts with his religious beliefs. The hiring manager swears it's all about the bottom line. Whose side are you on?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 09, 2017
Avoid violating anti-discrimination laws the same way you avoid malpractice claims.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jan 02, 2017
When things start going downhill, it’s easy to play the blame game. But before you get ticked at your veterinary team, ask yourself these questions.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 07, 2016
I’m a veterinarian, an entrepreneur and a 30-year computer geek. That didn’t save my data. (But I did negotiate the criminal’s price down!)
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FIRSTLINE: Nov 01, 2016
Download a quick PDF with questions in a veterinary practice hiring interview that seem harmless on the surface but are actually discriminatory. Applicants, make sure your interview was on the level. Managers, make sure you review what you'll ask against this list of discriminatory subjects.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 26, 2016
Experts weigh in on whether a future where people care for furry wards would be better than one where pets are owned.
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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?