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Team communication for managers

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FIRSTLINE: Aug 20, 2016
Great pain management isn't limited to specialty and referral practices—you can do it!
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 18, 2016
Is your veterinary team tired of having the flea, tick, heartworm, parasite talks with pet owners? Look for the stark piece of data or the emotional hook to get them engaged again.
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FIRSTLINE: Aug 17, 2016
There are lots of ways to approach this conversation. Steve Noonan, DVM, who's lived through his own depression, has these suggestions.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 15, 2016
Here's how to open the door to more adherence from veterinary clients and make your program a better fit.
 
VETTED: Aug 04, 2016
He's a highly skilled practice manager, but that doesn't mean he doesn't make mistakes. In this case, Brian Conrad, CVPM, president of the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association, admits he recently fell down on the job when it comes to team communication.
 
VETTED: Jul 26, 2016
Compassion fatigue is a real and dangerous threat to the health of veterinary professionals and their patients, but Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Veterinary Technician Becky Murray of Veterinary Specialty Center has mapped out a guide for healthy coping.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 26, 2016
An associate's anxiety was crippling our team. The team members were frustrated and complaining. Something needed to change at this dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year contestant's veterinary hospital. So they made a plan ...
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 22, 2016
Our two-doctor veterinary show turned into a solo act when a DVM went out on a well-deserved maternity leave. Here are seven pieces of advice for other managers and teams living through a veterinarian's extended leave.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 19, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Use this to-do list from Lisel Coles, a 2016 dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year contestant, to make your meetings a little less work and a lot more play.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 18, 2016
Medicine and business benefit when the staff is on the same page.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2016
A reminder that what works in life also works in the veterinary clinic.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 14, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
VHMA members spill their best-kept secrets for successful staff management.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 12, 2016
Use these survival tips from Jess Brotherton, 2016 dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year contestant, to weather the scary switch.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 10, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
If team members are fleeing your veterinary practice, it just might be for one of these reasons--their top 10 frustrations in practice.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 07, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
VHMA members spill their best kept secrets for better patient care.

Proceedings papers for techs

The very best behavior advice for new puppy owners (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

The entire hospital staff should play a role in the counseling of new puppy owners.

The technician's role creating a behavior centered veterinary practice (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

A focus on pet behavior in the veterinary clinic is an excellent practice builder.

Trying times--dealing with canine adolescent dog (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

A behavior wellness exam is an opportunity to check up on a pet’s behavioral health and answer any related questions a client may have.

Enriching geriatric patients' lives (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

An important time for practices to include a behavioral exam is when a pet becomes a senior.

Tubes and tracheas--all about endotracheal tubes and lesions in difficult intubations (Proceedings)

CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Endotracheal tubes are usually made from silicone, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic or red rubber.