Upcoming Webinar: Employee Health and Safety in Veterinary Practice

Date: Thursday, June 18, 2020
Time: 12:00 – 1:00pm CST

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AVMA LIFE Educational Resources

Professional Overhead Expense vs. Business Interruption Insurance: What's the Difference?

Posted on 5/20/2020 by AVMA LIFE in Professional Overhead Expense Insurance Business Interruption Insurance

Veterinary practice owners have a lot on their plate.

If you own a practice, you can attest to this fact. In addition to providing medical care to patients, you have to manage the budget, keep your employees happy, and market your services, among other things.

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Laughter Is a Serious Matter

Posted on 4/2/2020 by AVMA LIFE

When was the last time you laughed? I mean, really laughed?

Was it a giggle, chortle, guffaw… or maybe even a snort? How did it make you feel afterward?

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Term Life Insurance 101

Posted on 10/9/2019 by AVMA LIFE in life insurance

Life insurance shouldn’t be confusing. Here are life insurance terms in plain English.

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4 Daily Rituals to Maximize Your Energy

Posted on 7/11/2019 by AVMA LIFE in Wellness

A career in veterinary medicine can be very rewarding, but it’s no secret it can also take a toll on your mental health.

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Getting to Know Your Student Rep: April Gardner, the Dual Degree Veterinary Student with a Passion for the Human-Animal Bond

Posted on 5/23/2019 by AVMA LIFE in student rep

Welcome to post three of our blog series, Getting to Know Your Student Rep! In case you missed it, this series highlights the awesome work our student representatives are doing on behalf of AVMA LIFE and gives you a glimpse into their lives.

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The Ultimate Graduation Checklist for Veterinarians

Posted on 4/29/2019 by AVMA LIFE in Students graduation

Graduation is just around the corner. And chances are, you're feeling stressed. It makes sense. Earning your DVM is a huge milestone. And with it comes great changes—like a new job, a new community, new coworkers, and new responsibilities.

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Getting to Know Your Student Rep: Ricky Walther, the Aspiring DVM with a Heart for Serving Others

Posted on 3/19/2019 by AVMA LIFE in student representatives

Welcome to post two of our new blog series, Getting to Know Your Student Rep! In case you missed it, this series highlights the awesome work our student representatives are doing on behalf of AVMA LIFE and gives you a glimpse into their lives.

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How to Prevent Gum Disease and Maintain a Healthy Smile

Posted on 2/12/2019 by AVMA LIFE in Dental

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, half of Americans aged 30 or older have periodontitis, or gum disease.

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Getting to Know Your Student Rep: Rachael Ostrem, the Farm Girl with Big Dreams

Posted on 2/12/2019 by AVMA LIFE in student representatives

This month, we're introducing a new blog series entitled Getting to Know Your Student Rep. In each post, we'll highlight the awesome work our student representatives are doing on behalf of AVMA LIFE and give you a glimpse into their lives.

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Preventive Dental Care in the New Year

Posted on 1/11/2019 by AVMA LIFE in Dental Wellness

The new year is a great time to schedule dental checkups and cleanings.

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Latest Webinar


Recorded: November 13, 2018
Speaker: Terence M. O’Neil, CPA, CVA

How to Buy a Veterinary Hospital

This webinar will cover the basic information needed to evaluate a possible veterinary hospital acquisition, including discussion on the following topics:

  • Information that needs to be reviewed
  • How to review and normalize financial information
  • How to value a veterinary hospital
  • How to obtain financing for a veterinary hospital acquisition
  • Whether the acquisition includes real estate and other related items to consider
  • Other factors to be considered.

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Past Webinars

Healthcare Provider Mental Health: Preventing Suicide and Building Resilience

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The Millennial Relationship to Service Brands

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Part I: Mental Health & Wellness

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Part II: Reversing Poor Wellbeing

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Managing Well-being and Rapid Change

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