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How Vet Clinics Can Secure Payment from Pet Parents Without Insurance

on Thu, Jan 06, 2022 @ 10:02 AM By | Patrik Jorgensen | 0 Comments | Veterinarians Stop Payment Protection Check Guarantee Multiple Check
Four-legged furballs can brighten anyone’s day and our pets are generally considered family members just as they consider us part of their packs. Covid has only heightened both this need for unrivaled affection…and the cost that can accompany such a relationship. Although pet parenthood has increased significantly during the Covid pandemic as people have decided to adopt cats and dogs for extra companionship, pet insurance – whether it be accident-and-illness coverage or accident-only – has not quite kept pace.
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What Veterinarians Need to Know About Stop Payment Checks

on Thu, Jul 29, 2021 @ 10:00 AM By | Rudy Campos | 0 Comments | Veterinarians CrossCheck Stop Payment Protection
Whether the patient walks, gallops, flies, or leaps its way into the office, veterinarians care for a wide range of their customer’s beloved companions. Despite the best efforts of the vet and his/her staff, the result of animal care isn’t always what everyone had hoped for. When it comes to serious conditions and emergency pet care the price of treatment can be a surprise. If you add an unfavorable outcome, it could lead to payment disputes. Written checks are a widely accepted payment method by veterinarians. When a misunderstanding or dispute arises, customers can issue a stop payment on their check. Stop payments are difficult to collect on especially if the consumer is unhappy about the result of their animal's care. Luckily, there are services available to protect your pet clinic from the pitfalls of stop payment checks. Read below the break to learn more about the impact of stop payments and the services available to protect your veterinary practice.
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Top Veterinary Practice Management Software

on Thu, Oct 31, 2019 @ 03:04 PM By | John Baily | 0 Comments | Veterinarians
withTo many people, pets are seen as part of the family, so it's crucial for veterinarians to have the right kind of software to use in the treatment of these family members. Veterinary practice management software is generally the tool of choice today. In a large practice with hundreds of clients, it would be tough to effectively manage all of the patients without the help of first-class software packages. Veterinary software is composed of a suite of applications and programs used by animal hospitals and veterinary clinics to effectively manage the treatment of their patients. Suites can include solutions for managing patient intake and discharge, accounting and payment processing, records management, dispensary, workflow, client communication and much more. The seamless integration of all aspects of a veterinary practice allows for a streamlined process and access to information across multiple locations.
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Veterinarians Flock to the 2019 Veterinary Innovation Summit

on Fri, Feb 01, 2019 @ 10:45 AM By | Kyle Escamilla | 0 Comments | Veterinarians Events / Conferences
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

on Thu, Oct 11, 2018 @ 11:45 AM By | Joe Gargiulo | 0 Comments | Veterinarians Events / Conferences
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.
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Veterinary Industry Trends in 2018 and Beyond

on Fri, Aug 10, 2018 @ 08:45 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Veterinarians
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

on Mon, Jul 09, 2018 @ 11:45 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Veterinarians Events / Conferences
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

on Thu, Mar 22, 2018 @ 01:00 PM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Veterinarians Events / Conferences
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

on Wed, Feb 28, 2018 @ 12:00 PM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Veterinarians
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

on Fri, Jan 19, 2018 @ 01:00 PM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Veterinarians Events / Conferences
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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