Sep
3
2018
Performance reviews are essential to the development and growth of your staff. Performance reviews facilitate open door communication that aligns expectations, delivers positive reinforcement, and provides constructive feedback for improvement. However, when conducted incorrectly, performance reviews present a number of challenges and legal risks. ...more
Aug
31
2018
To ensure clear communication with our clients, and just maybe steer them away from Dr. Google and back to the practice, according to AAHA Senior Veterinary Officer Heather Loenser, DVM. ...more
Aug
27
2018
It was a first for both of us: I was AAHA’s first official intern, and this was my first official internship. Like any other “first,” I didn’t know what to expect. Perhaps I’d spend my days getting coffee for my coworkers? Making copies? Typing numbers into spreadsheets? My assumptions couldn’t have been more wrong. ...more
Aug
24
2018
From conference experiences to immersive onsite programs, AAHA’s CE offerings have you covered. ...more
Aug
22
2018
Help us welcome the latest group of veterinary hospitals to achieve AAHA accreditation! These teams have gone above and beyond to meet the highest standards in veterinary medicine. ...more
Aug
21
2018
The internet has become an indispensable tool for pet owners looking to evaluate and choose veterinary care providers. Now more than ever, your practice needs an effective web presence if you want to attract and keep clients. and by going through the Jumpstart Your Practice Online series, you can ge ...more
Aug
16
2018
Some things aren’t taught in veterinary school. Gain the key professional skills you need to contribute to a successful practice—and be healthier, savvier, and more fulfilled in your veterinary career—with the Indispensable Associate Initiative: Professional Skills Workshop. ...more
Aug
15
2018
 The number of dogs testing positive for heartworm infections in the US has been growing - and forecasts show those numbers will only continue to rise. Fortunately, Dr. John McCall’s research has revealed recommendations that could change that prediction and help decrease the incidence...more
Aug
13
2018
 Research shows that pet owners rely heavily on the internet to help them evaluate and choose veterinary care providers. Every practice needs an effective web presence if they want to attract and keep clients. But first you need the tools and know-how to build it. Partners for Healthy Pets (P ...more
Aug
13
2018
Every employer knows that parting ways with an employee can be an arduous process. Even if you have followed suggestions to document the termination process, you may be concerned that the employee will file a claim for unemployment benefits, and wonder how that claim may impact your practice financially....more

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