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Practice Management

Straight Talk – It’s Eleven O’Clock: Do You Know What Your Clients Are Googling?

Travis Meredith, DVM, Diplomate ACT, and Christine Meredith, VMD In this issue’s Straight Talk column, Drs. Meredith and Meredith help readers understand what influences clients’ online behavior and how to use that information to drive business to your practice. For this issue, Straight Talk was charged with the task of determining what topics are driving …

Critical Aspects of Effective Hiring

Karen E. Felsted, CPA, MS, DVM, CVPM No matter what other issues we deal with in veterinary medicine—a changing economy, declining pet population, pet owners who believe everything they read on the Internet—finding and keeping great employees remains critical to providing outstanding patient care and making the practice financially successful. Effective hiring is the starting …

Are Practice Values Changing Over Time?

David McCormick, MS, and Dick Goebel, DVM, AIBA Practice owners frequently wonder about how much their practice is worth. When contemplating this, owners may consider whether, in the grand scheme of things, practice values have changed over the years? WHAT INFLUENCES PRACTICE VALUE The value of a veterinary practice is driven by the return received …

Straight Talk: Pet Insurance Primer

Travis B. Meredith, DVM, MBA, Diplomate ACT My first experience with pet insurance was probably similar to that of many practitioners. Years ago, on a Friday evening, a client came in with a critical patient right before closing. After evaluating and stabilizing the patient and prepping staff and the surgery room for a splenectomy, the …

Hot Topic: How to Handle the Headaches of Recalls

Christine M. Meredith, VMD, and Travis B. Meredith, DVM, MBA, Diplomate ACT In recent years, animal health news has been overloaded with safety-related product recalls. Since 2007, more than 150 brands of pet foods have been voluntarily recalled. For example, in 2007 many pet illness and deaths were attributed to melamine-contaminated pet foods. Then late …

Veterinary Teams & Clients: Facing Financial Facts

Karen E. Felsted, CPA, MS, DVM, CVPM This is the third article in Dr. Karen Felsted’s Growing Your Practice series, which is based on results from the 2011 Bayer Veterinary Care Usage Study. This study investigated veterinary practice performance from both the veterinary professional and pet owner viewpoints.  The goal of this series is to …

Building Strong Relationships Among the Veterinary Team, Clients, & Patients

Karen E. Felsted, DVM, MS, CPA, CVPM This article is the second in a series by Dr. Karen Felsted discussing what sets growing, successful veterinary practices apart from their competitors and how you can implement their business models in order to benefit your practice.  Much of the information presented in this series is based on …

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