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Veterinarians Flock to the 2019 Veterinary Innovation Summit

Posted by Kyle Escamilla on Fri, Feb 01, 2019 @ 10:45 AM

Veterinarians no longer spend time only fixing booboos and ailments afflicting our furry, feathered, and scaly friends. They are now innovating technologies, developing new treatments for cancer, combating the spread of disease, developing animal assistance programs for the disabled, and more! This is just a sampling of what veterinarians will learn at the Veterinary Innovation Summit scheduled for April 5 – 7 at the College of Veterinary Medicine in College Station, Tx.

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Annual Meeting & Conference for Veterinary Hospital Managers

Posted by Joe Gargiulo on Thu, Oct 11, 2018 @ 11:45 AM

The Veterinary Hospital Managers Association presents its Annual Meeting & Conference October 18 – 20 at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor Hotel. The business event features educational sessions, well-qualified speakers, networking and social opportunities, and a tradeshow. The learning presentations include continuing education units, certification, a pre-conference Legal Symposium, and a post-conference practice management software workshop. Attendees consist of veterinarians, hospital administrators, practice managers, office managers and consultants. Read More

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Veterinary Industry Trends in 2018 and Beyond

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Fri, Aug 10, 2018 @ 08:45 AM

Veterinary medicine has experienced extraordinary advancements and growth since its early stages in known ancient history — taking place in Mongolia more than 3,000 years ago. An increase in consumer demand, along with modern-day technologies unfathomable to the Mongolian nomadic herders of 1300-700 B.C., have revolutionized animal healthcare. Veterinarians working in today’s rapidly changing veterinary industry must remain informed on the latest trends, breakthroughs and approaches to remain competitive. Here are five trends to watch in 2018 and beyond.

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AVMA Presents Comprehensive Veterinary Education at Convention

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Mon, Jul 09, 2018 @ 11:45 AM

Each year, thousands of animal health professionals gather for veterinary education, product discovery, business development and networking opportunities at the AVMA Convention. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) welcomes practicing veterinarians, AVMA members, retired members, non-members, veterinary students, members of international veterinary associations, veterinary technicians, veterinary technician students, practice staff, and non-veterinarians to attend. The 2018 Convention offers:

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VHMA: Education, Certification and Inspiration for Veterinarians

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Thu, Mar 22, 2018 @ 01:00 PM

Formed in 1981, the Veterinary Hospital Management Association (VHMA) operates with a mission to support and enhance U.S. and Canadian veterinary management professionals. VHMA welcomes hospital administrators, practice managers, office managers, veterinarians, consultants, and students currently enrolled in veterinary medicine or business management courses at a recognized university.

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Companion Animal Car Safety: Tips for Veterinary Offices

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Wed, Feb 28, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

According to the American Pet Products Association (APPA) National Pet Owners Survey, 68 percent of U.S. households — 84.6 million — share their home with one or more companion animals. A survey by AAA and Kurgo Pet Products revealed that 84 percent of respondents regularly drive with their companion animals for a variety of outings from veterinary visits to road trips. Well-intentioned consumers may not think twice about safety before loading Simba into the car and heading out on the road. Veterinary offices can help protect pawed patients by educating clients on proper vehicle safety precautions and guidelines. Below, the CrossCheck editorial team has provided key discussion points.

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Veterinarians to Enhance Talents at VMX 2018

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Fri, Jan 19, 2018 @ 01:00 PM

From February 3 – 7, the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) will host the Veterinary Meeting & Expo (VMX) 2018 conference in Orlando, Florida. The nonprofit organization invites veterinarians, veterinary technicians, practice managers, support staff and students practicing within the U.S. and abroad to attend the annual event formerly known as the NAVC Conference. VMX 2018 presents dynamic educational sessions, an extensive exhibit hall featuring the latest industry technologies and an entertainment lineup including concerts and socials.

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Promoting Holiday Companion Animal Safety at Veterinary Offices

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Thu, Dec 07, 2017 @ 07:45 AM

The winter holiday season is a joyous time of year with many people planning to include companion animals in celebrations. To safeguard pawed patients from various seasonal dangers, maintain a positive brand image and increase return visits and revenue, U.S. veterinary offices can promote holiday companion animal safety both in-house and online. The CrossCheck editorial team has selected the following expert advice for reference.

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Fetch: A New Conference Experience for Veterinarians

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Mon, Dec 04, 2017 @ 10:59 AM

Fetch, a dvm360 conference, will debut December 7 – 10 at the San Diego Convention Center. Previously known as CVC, the revamp goes beyond branding to provide veterinary professionals with “an innovative 360-degree educational engagement experience” that focuses on all aspects of the veterinary profession including solutions, community, wellness and inspiration. Through expert-led sessions and discussions, Fetch presents tailored content for veterinarians, technicians, practice managers and students.

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Check Processing Services Save Lives at Medical, Dental, Veterinary Offices

Posted by Jessica Beaudry on Mon, Oct 30, 2017 @ 04:23 PM

Saving lives with check processing services? The claim is ambitious, for sure, but this article makes a solid case in proving the point. Nevertheless, we look forward to receiving feedback in the “Comments” section after viewers have assessed the content. As the saying goes, “you be the judge.”

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