Many of our members know I brought my border collie, Gus, to AAHA's Connexity conference to help provide a little comfort to those who might be missing canine company while at the conference. He had lots of visitors at the show; many people came by the Book Nook to snuggle [...]
Fri, Sep 21, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
The opioid shortage is both a manufacturing issue and a manufactured one. The manufacturing part can be traced back to production issues at a Pfizer Inc. plant in Kansas and residual damage from last year's Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, a major pharmaceutical manufacturing center. The manufactured part can be traced back [...]
Thu, Sep 20, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
Hiring a relief veterinarian to provide coverage for veterinary hospitals and staff is a well-known practice. The notion of trained professionals providing respite for veterinarians offers advantages for all parties and can be especially beneficial if the process is managed with care. Relief veterinarians can play an important role in [...]
Thu, Sep 20, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
“For many of us, the workplace has become the most diverse setting in our lives,” says Howard Ross who blogs on the SHRM website about his new book, Our Search for Belonging: How the Need for Connection Is Tearing Our Culture Apart (Berrett-Koehler, 2018). He adds that because of more [...]
Wed, Sep 19, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
Prevention is key to improving the lives of our patients and their owners. Learn how preventive care can make a positive difference in your practice with the Preventive Healthcare Certificate Program from Partners for Healthy Pets (PHP). This free, 10-module online course provides veterinary students, technicians, associate veterinarians, and practice owners [...]
Tue, Sep 18, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog