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AAHA announces the AAHA Pet Health Insurance Program, offered by Petplan LAKEWOOD, Colorado— Every veterinary team has been there: A patient needs life-saving care, but the owner is unable to pay for it. What’s a veterinary professional to do? To provide more options for pet owners seeking to manage the cost ... Read More New AAHA Board of Directors take the helm during Connexity LAKEWOOD, Colorado — With the successful close of the inaugural Connexity conference, the American Animal Hospital Association welcomed three new officers and one new director to the AAHA Board of Directors. The new officers and new director ... Read More AAHA names 2018 AAHA-Accredited Practice of the Year LAKEWOOD, Colorado — Country Hills Pet Hospital has been named the 2018 AAHA-Accredited Practice of the Year by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA). Country Hills Pet Hospital of Eden, Wisconsin, received the first-place award at ... Read More AAHA announces AAHA Pet Wellness Plans, new member benefit LAKEWOOD, Colorado—When it comes to pet health care, a wellness plan can make the difference between a pet getting the preventive care he needs—or not getting that care until it is too late. That’s why AAHA is announcing a new AAHA ... Read More AAHA releases new publication promoting preventive care protocols LAKEWOOD, Colorado—The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is pleased to announce a new publication, developed with the support of an educational grant from IDEXX, Promoting Preventive Care Protocols: Evidence, Enactment, and Economics. “A ... Read More AAHA recognizes 2018 veterinary students for excellence in primary care LAKEWOOD, Colorado—The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is proud to announce the 2018 recipients of the AAHA Awards for Proficiency in Primary Care. AAHA works with the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges’ Primary ... Read More AAHA weaves innovative emcee role into reimagined conference model LAKEWOOD, Colorado—Want to get the most out of your CE experience? One association is mending the gaps in conference learning with a creative solution: a host who combines the functions of a traditional emcee and learning facilitator into one innovative ... Read More AAHA, Coffman Organization announce partnership to improve veterinary practice cultures DENVER, Colorado—The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and management consulting firm, The Coffman Organization (TCO), have announced a collaboration to study and build stronger, healthier workplaces within the veterinary profession. The ... Read More 2018 AAHA Diabetes Management Guidelines now available LAKEWOOD, Colorado—Diabetes management can be overwhelming and time-consuming for both pet owners and practitioners. To help with this challenge, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is pleased to release its newly revised Diabetes Management ... Read More AAHA Healthy Workplace Culture Initiative seeks to address mental health issues within veterinary profession (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) September 20, 2017 – Mental health issues such as depression, career burnout, compassion fatigue, and even suicide have become an increasingly concerning problem in the veterinary profession. To address this issue, ... Read More Canine Vaccination Guidelines now available (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) September 5, 2017 – The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is pleased to release its newly revised Canine Vaccination Guidelines. Experts and veterinary practitioners believe vaccination protocols should be individualized ... Read More AAHA's newest practice management program to focus on culture (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) August 3, 2017 —The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is proud to introduce a new continuing education program designed to help managers improve culture, human resources, and digital marketing within their practices. “At ... Read More AAHA celebrates AAHA-Accredited Hospital Day, announces collaboration with PetWell Partners (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) July 21, 2017—Providing excellent veterinary care day in and day out requires hard work, dedication, and innovation from veterinary teams. That’s why the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) has designated July ... Read More AAHA recognizes 2017 veterinary students for excellence in primary care (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) June 20, 2017—The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is proud to announce the 2017 recipients of the AAHA Awards for Proficiency in Primary Care. AAHA works with the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges’ ... Read More AAHA CEO named 2017 Changemaker by MeetingsNet (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) June 13, 2017— The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is pleased to announce Chief Executive Officer Michael Cavanaugh, DVM, DABVP (Emeritus) has been named a 2017 “Changemaker” by meetings industry pu ... Read More Standardized Chart of Accounts benefit practice, pets, and public health (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) June 6, 2017 - Traditionally, the accounting methods of individual veterinary practices are as diverse as the owners themselves. Times are changing … and for the better. Through a partnership, led by AAHA, Veterinary Management ... Read More Over $3,500 raised for Nashville Cat Rescue during AAHA veterinary conference (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) April 18, 2017–Homeless cats in Nashville have a little something extra to purr about. The American Animal Hospital Association raised $3,514 for Nashville-based Nashville Cat Rescue (NCR) during AAHA’s 2017 annual veterinary ... Read More AAHA welcomes four new officers to Board of Directors in 2017 (NASHVILLE, Tennessee) April 3, 2017 — The American Animal Hospital Association is welcoming a strong team of passionate leaders to lead the organization in 2017. Four new officers joined the AAHA Board of Directors at its annual meeting during ... Read More AAHA launches new purchasing program for accredited members (NASHVILLE, Tennessee) April 1, 2017—In a move to provide even greater support for member practices, the American Animal Hospital Association is launching a new purchasing program designed to meet the needs of AAHA-accredited hospitals. The ... Read More New research reveals changing pet owner perceptions of veterinary hospitals (NASHVILLE, Tennessee) March 31, 2017—Pet owner perceptions of veterinary hospitals are declining, while awareness of veterinary hospital accreditation has increased, according to fresh survey results released by the American Animal Hospital Association. AAHA ... Read More AAHA announces 2017 AAHA-Accredited Practice of the Year (NASHVILLE, Tennessee) March 30, 2017— The American Animal Hospital Association awarded the eighth annual AAHA-Accredited Practice of the Year Awards during the AAHA Nashville 2017 Opening Session on Thursday. Loving Family Animal Hospital ... Read More AAHA reveals new conference, Connexity (NASHVILLE, Tennessee) March 30, 2017—The American Animal Hospital Association revealed plans for a fresh, intimate veterinary conference during the AAHA Nashville 2017 Opening Session. In 2016, AAHA announced plans to transition to an accredited-only ... Read More Conference kicks off with big announcements (LAKEWOOD, Colorado) March 27, 2017 – Big announcements are in store for the American Animal Hospital Association Nashville 2017 Yearly Conference. AAHA Nashville 2017 is set to kick off on Thursday, March 30. The conference runs March 30 – ... Read More AAHA, IAAHPC release 2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines (LAKEWOOD, Colo.) November 10, 2016–For pet owners and practitioners, the events surrounding the end of a pet’s life are as important and meaningful as the sum of all the care provided throughout his lifetime. That’s why AAHA teamed ... Read More AAHA announces change to membership structure (LAKEWOOD, Colo.) October 18, 2016 – For 80+ years, the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) has never been afraid of change. In keeping with that spirit of continual evolution, AAHA announced it will transition to an accredited-only membership ... Read More

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