About the Author
Take Charge columnist Dr. Karen E. Felsted is the founder of PantheraT Veterinary Management Consulting. She spent three years as CEO of the National Commission on Veterinary Economic Issues.
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Long COVID’s LegacyA pandemic-driven wellness check shows how the veterinary profession can serve clients and team members better.
Why Exit and Stay Interviews MatterAn in-depth conversation with a departing or current team member can unearth what is and isn’t working well at your practice.
How to Structure an Associate DVM’s PayEach veterinary practice must determine the best approach, whether it involves salary, production or a combination.
Are You Paying Your Veterinarians Enough?Job candidates turn down offers and associates are prone to quit when compensation is out of line and the workplace has culture issues.
When Clients Fail to Pay
Be judicious in deciding to whom you’ll grant credit (if anyone).
AI Delivers Results for the Patient and Practice
Image interpretation using artificial intelligence can improve your radiographic services if you follow these six steps.
Addressing InventoryWith more work and less staff as a result of the pandemic, inventory can fall to wayside and open the way for theft and mismanagement.
Getting Back to Basics
If your hospital is underperforming, define your value proposition, diagnose any other problems and make the necessary fixes.
Work Less, Play More
Practice managers must learn to free themselves from their job when time off beckons.