WSVMA DVM: Masterclass webinar on stay (not exit) interviews

  |   Continuing Education

Join us Tuesday, Sept. 15 at 12 pm for our webinar Stay {Not Exit} Interviews – The Why and The How. Hayden Milligan, CMP will be our guest speaker. Stay Interviews are a valuable one-on-one interview between a manager and an employee. This lecture will help attendees understand what makes an employee want to keep working for you and your practice. Likewise, it will elicit what may entice someone to leave. Hayden has spent the majority of her life cultivating her...

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This Week’s Helpful Links

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WSU quarantines horse herd for influenza – The Horse Additional Guidance Released on Social Security Tax Deferral, but Questions Remain – Katz Sapper & Miller The unexpected effect of PPP loans on practice financials has gone viral – Simmons Mobile pet food bank helps people and animals throughout King County – KNKX This may be a record adoption year: Pet parents flock to Spokane shelters during pandemic – KREM.com Orca Tahlequah is a mom – Today.com Updated feline vaccination...

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License expiration extension ending, renew by Sept. 30 to avoid late fee

  |   Professional News, State Regulatory

To allow healthcare professionals the ability to focus on patient care during the COVID-19 outbreak, the Secretary of Health extended expiration dates for licenses due for renewal between April 1, 2020, and September 30, 2020. All late fees were waived during this period. What does this mean for you? For health care professionals who took advantage of the extended time to renew, this is a reminder that you must renew your credential on or before September 30 in order for your credential...

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Educating Today’s Veterinarians to Better Understand the Business of Veterinary Practice and Add Value to Their Employer’s Practice

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The Veterinary College at Washington State University has for years, provided its students with a first-rate veterinary medical education. As the average national cost of a veterinary education has increased through the years, it has become equally important that veterinary programs attend to the financial education of their students. To meet that obligation, Washington State University undertook the development of an elective practice management rotation for its fourth-year veterinary students that would immerse students into the operational heart and soul...

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AVMA summer meetings held virtually

  |   Professional News

Greetings from your AVMA delegate team following the Summer AVMA House of Delegates (HOD) meeting! Washington was well represented at this, and all meetings, by Drs. Sandy Willis (Delegate) and Diana Thomé (Alternate Delegate).  At the conclusion of this meeting, Dr. Willis ended her term as the House Advisory Committee (HAC) Chair and stepped in to her new role as the District 11 Director, representing the states in our district to the AVMA Board of Directors (BOD).  Dr. Thomé will...

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