Pain Management Program: Veterinarians Resistant to Change

March 31, 2017

Kristen Cooley, BA, CVT, VTS (Anes/Analgesia), instructional specialist at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine, discusses what to do when a veterinary nurse wants to improve pain management in their practice but a veterinarian in the same practice is very resistant to this change.

Kristen Cooley, BA, CVT, VTS (Anes/Analgesia), instructional specialist at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine, discusses what to do when a veterinary nurse wants to improve pain management in their practice but a veterinarian in the same practice is very resistant to this change.

You need to look at things from this resistant veterinarian’s perspective, show how the change can be profitable to the practice, and establish trust between the two individuals.