Working with team members - technicians | Firstline

Working with team members - technicians

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FIRSTLINE: Sep 28, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Dr. Amanda Dykstra says when it comes to saving the vulnerable lives of pre-weaned foster kittens, writing a foster manual helps alleviate the problems your veterinary team faces with time, resources and client education.
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FIRSTLINE: Sep 23, 2016
Switching styles can trip up the team, but the transition is worth the trouble.
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FIRSTLINE: Sep 16, 2016
While fielding calls to help save pets from drug-stash ingestion accidents and allergic reactions, the veterinary team at the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center keeps up morale and mood with some harmless tallying.
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FIRSTLINE: Sep 13, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Step 1: Print. Step 2: Cut. Step 3: Compliment and congratulate. Step 4: Repeat.
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FIRSTLINE: Aug 29, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Veterinary technicians spill their secrets! Check out their anonymous confessions about the things that make vet tech life super-annoying, super-sad and (of course) totally hilarious and awesome.
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FIRSTLINE: Aug 18, 2016
Enlist your handwriting overachievers to help keep the day on track.
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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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FIRSTLINE: Aug 15, 2016
DVMs (and one CVPM, for good measure) share the characteristics they love most in their veterinary technicians
 
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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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 19, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Use this to-do list from practice manager Lisel Coles to make your meetings a little less work and a lot more play.
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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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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.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 01, 2016
Personality types be damned! Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM, shares the simple but demanding steps he takes in every crucial conversation he manages in veterinary practice and in life.
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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.
 
VETTED: May 13, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Kindness and positivity in the workplace aren’t schmaltzy, starry-eyed ideals—they’re necessities if you want to perform your best. Here’s what the dvm360 editors have been reading, watching and doing to up their kindness quotient.