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  • Can your veterinary business stand up to the competition?

    Can your veterinary business stand up to the competition? Measuring the right practice metrics (and making it easy through your veterinary software) can make a big difference in your revenue and growth.

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  • ImproMed 6.0 is Here!

    Wellness plans - combined with forward-booking and recurring credit card payments - work together to improve pet health and practice revenue (and they are all available in version 6.0!) Read more about what's new in ImproMed 6.0. Then request your upgrade.

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  • Our fall newsletter is full of articles to help you get the most from your software investment, covering practice metrics, hardware, practice marketing, training, inventory management and more!

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  • Giving Back: Back-to-School Backpack Program Helps Children in Need

    During August, our three Henry Schein Veterinary Solutions offices took part in the Henry Schein Back-to-School Backpack Program, which donates hundreds of backpacks filled with school supplies to local children for the upcoming school year.

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  • Are You Offering Equine Wellness Plans?

    An increasing number of veterinary practices are implementing equine wellness plans. If you haven’t thought about adding wellness plans to your offerings, it’s time to reconsider.

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  • Five Technologies Your Practice Can’t Live Without

    Henry Schein Veterinary Solutions has the lowdown on the 5 technologies that successful veterinary practices today won’t live without. What’s more, we provide simple solutions that can offer your practice the freedom that a successful business allows — time to care for your patients instead of your marketing strategy.

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  • Five Signs Your Practice is Ready for a Veterinary Software Switch

    For many practices, daily business can often be hectic and stressful, which can make it challenging to properly manage their business. It’s important to know the signs that your veterinary software is hindering your practice growth and potentially causing more work for you and your staff.

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  • Four Great Reasons to Keep Your Veterinary Software Updated

    When your practice management software is up-to-date, you’re able to take advantage of the latest features and functionality, which helps your staff perform more efficiently and your business function at the optimal level.

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  • Lower Taxable Income. Increase Cash Flow. Improve Efficiency.

    Section 179 encourages small business owners to invest in equipment or technology by allowing them to deduct the asset’s value during the first year.

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  • Boosting Business with a Better Reminder Protocol

    Last week we talked about how a manual marketing approach may be hurting your practice’s bottom line. This week we present solutions for creating a communication strategy that takes the burden off your team and increases compliance.

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  • The Real Effect of Increased Compliance

    Reminder compliance is the most important phrase you’ll hear when it comes to improving your practice’s success, and a manual marketing approach may be hurting your practice’s bottom line.

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  • Hurricanes Harvey and Irma – Help to Recover and Rebuild

    Was your practice affected by Hurricane Harvey or Irma? We have provided information to help you recover and rebuild, including hardware recovery, data backup, and assistance in notifying your customers.

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  • Payment Processing

    Are you paying more than you should to process credit cards?

    Know the right questions to ask. Credit card processing fees can be difficult for practices to understand if they have not familiarized themselves with the process.

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  • Can your veterinary business stand up to the competition?

    Can your veterinary business stand up to the competition? Measuring the right practice metrics (and making it easy through your veterinary software) can make a big difference in your revenue and growth.

    Read more
  • ImproMed 6.0 is Here!

    Wellness plans – combined with forward-booking and recurring credit card payments – work together to improve pet health and practice revenue (and they are all available in version 6.0!)

    Read more about what’s new in ImproMed 6.0. Then request your upgrade.

    Read more
  • Payment Processing

    How much does each transaction cost your business?

    Every business wants to get paid faster, but if you are manually entering and reconciling payments, you are wasting time with redundant data entry and increasing the likelihood of human error. At the end of the day, you’ll probably need to spend even more time reconciling these errors so that the information is correct in both systems.

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  • Sparkline

    Measuring the right metrics

    More than 60 percent of veterinarians do not use financial tools to manage their business, and many don’t review key metrics on a regular basis, according to the American Animal Hospital Association. Improvement starts with visibility and measuring the right metrics.

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  • Four Signs That It’s Time to Replace Your Hardware

    Older computers are unlikely to support newer operating systems, which can slow your computer’s performance over time and drastically affect your staff’s daily workflow. Here are four signs that your computer hardware may be on its last legs.

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  • Why Wellness Plans?

    When you think of wellness plans, what comes to mind? Is it a preventative care plan for your patients? Is it a reliable, easy, affordable option for your clients? A revenue generation center for your practice? A comprehensive wellness offering should contain all three—without discounting your current service.

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  • Considering Cloud Software? Get the facts here.

    Many of our customers have been asking about cloud software: what is it, how it works, how its cost compares with traditional software, and whether they should consider it.

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  • Five Ways Technology Can Help Improve the Client Experience

    Our industry has been talking at length about the importance of the client experience. For service-oriented businesses (and veterinary medicine is one of them), the experience that customers have can lead to repeat visits and improved customer loyalty.

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  • Getting the Most From Your Client Communications

    Chances are, your clinic currently sends appointment reminders to your customers when their pets are due for another appointment, but if that is the only interaction you have with your clients outside of your practice, you are missing some great opportunities.

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  • Top Five Client Retention Mistakes and How to Fix Them

    Most practices spend between 1% and 3% of their gross income on new client acquisition every year. But, once you get clients in the door, how do you make sure they keep coming back? Rapport makes client retention easier and provides best practices that will help your practice achieve success.

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  • Marketing Your Practice to Millennials

    To keep your veterinary practice thriving, you need a marketing strategy that attracts millennial pet owners. Studies have shown that this massive group of consumers does not respond to traditional advertising or make purchasing decisions in the same way as their predecessors. So what do you need to do to attract these clients?

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