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Practice management: Veterinary CE

Jun 10, 2013
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This course provides the veterinary practice team with the opportunity to learn about pet insurance. This course explains what pet insurance is and how it works. Perhaps most importantly, it also helps to clarify what pet insurance is not designed to do. It also provides the information needed to allow a practice team to determine their recommendation protocols from a position of knowledge. (3 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This 3-week course addresses the management of meetings, including the different personalities within the team and how to redirect the meeting when those personalities interfere with a positive outcome. In addition, the course provides resources, which will allow meetings to be enjoyable while still accomplishing specified meeting goals. There is a training module devoted to more advanced meetings that focus on the management and financial success of the practice including increased compliance. (10 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This course is designed for every member of the practice team to improve communication. Topics covered include elements and styles of communication, facilitating communication, how to recognize conflict in a timely manner, dealing with conflict in a constructive manner, how to effectively communicate with clients who are upset or emotional, and developing a communication code of conduct specific to your practice. (5 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This 3-week course discusses the basic elements and components of the financial aspects of a veterinary hospital. The material addresses hospital revenues, fees that generate revenue, expenses, measuring performance, and monitoring benchmarks. Topics covered include standard veterinary performance measures, basic veterinary industry norms or benchmarks, the differences between active and passive incomes, cost behavior in a small animal clinic setting, common variable and fixed expenses in a small animal practice, and how to establish a good, sound financial policy. (10 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This is a 3-week course that addresses the basic elements and components of financial practice management. Topics covered include performing in-house or outsourcing payroll, bookkeeping tasks, the profit-loss statement, cash and accrual methods of accounting, accounts receivable policies and procedures, accounts payable filing system, and how to maximize collection efforts and minimize bad debts. (10 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This 3-week course is designed to give you the tools you need to take an analytical look at your marketing efforts in order to make modifications where they are needed to differentiate your practice from others. (10 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This is a 3-week course designed to assist practice managers and administrators in creating or updating their company's employee compensation and benefits policies. Topics covered include compensation terminology, employee types and creating fair wage/salary policy for each job description, when and how to compensate employees, how to avoid employee debt to the practice, payroll options and procedures, how to implement benefit selection, government guidelines for garnishing employee wages, and what to expect before, during, and after an inspection. (10 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This 3-week course discusses the basic elements and components of employee training, provides examples for implementing training in the practice and provides a multitude of practice tips and training examples. In addition, this course addresses the special training needs of the new team member and how to set up a new hire training protocol. (10 CE credits)
Jun 10, 2013
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This 3-week course addresses medical record-keeping topics including elements of a complete medical record, standard medical abbreviations, functions and benefits of the SOAP format, compliance issues related to medical records, designing and implementing a medical record audit system, how to purge and properly dispose of medical records, electronic record-keeping, and developing consent forms tailored to a specific practice. (10 CE credits)
Apr 12, 2013
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This course is designed to assist veterinary students, new graduate veterinary associates, and seasoned associates who would benefit from ideas and skills shared by veterinarians practicing in the field. This course is divided into three sections that each focus on one skill set which associate veterinarians can embrace to build a successful and rewarding career with a new team. The course is provided in an asynchronous format to allow students optimal convenience. (3 CE credits)
May 02, 2012
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Practice owners and managers often get frustrated when implementing changes that just never seem to gain "stickiness" with the team. In this online on-demand archived Webinar, learn how to make ideas stick and successfully implement change in your hospital. (1 CE credit)
Nov 29, 2011
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In this online on-demand course, obtain the basic knowledge needed to track and analyze inventory sales and purchasing patterns for your practice.
Jan 14, 2011
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This on-demand presentation describes the required "nuts and bolts" for setting up your program including defining your practice's goals, creating a Hospital Manual and detailing the various forms and posters that are available. (1 CE credit)
Jan 14, 2011
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This online on-demand course delves deeper into discussing the actual implementation of your plan including the specifics of your safety plans and protocols. (1 CE credit)
Jan 14, 2011
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In this online on-demand course, you'll learn consumer sentiment relating to pricing in veterinary medicine and understand how to overcome objections in order to provide the best medicine possible. (1 CE credit)