Blue Cross Pet Bereavement Support Service (PBSS) have just launched their new 2 hour short e-learning course for an Intro into Pet Bereavement Skills aimed at front of house and customer facing staff e.g. receptionists but also for vet nurses just wanting a quick intro to build confidence, skills and work towards CPD in this [...]
VMG, and partner organisation SPVS hosted fab day of CPD in Bristol on Wednesday 27th June 2018 with outstanding speakers (Fiona Nichol and Elaine Patterson) on “moving into management”. Great turn out with over 30 attendees with people about to take on management roles to those still wanting to learn more after 5 years of management!
On Tuesday 12th June the thirteen members of the VMG Board met in London, with a professional facilitator, to take its annual look at the current position and future plans of your membership organisation. Items on the agenda included the development of new member benefits, succession planning and CPD provision. Your current Directors may be [...]
"VMG Kent Regional Roadshow 2 in Maidstone Kent with Lisanne from Blue Cross & Dan from VetLed- covering Client Retention in Pet Loss & Practice Performance -such inspirational speakers! Delegates were treated to an afternoon packed with information, group activities and advice, followed by Q&As - we just didn’t want it to stop! Fantastic!" Siobhan [...]
Is your Practice Management System a key tool in your financial planning and accounting? If not, it should be according to Marcus Evans, Head of PMS for CVS.
Focus on Practice Finance Tuesday 19th June 2018, Ricoh Arena Coventry (Judds Ln, Coventry CV6 6GE) Join Marcus at the SPVS-VMG Focus on Practice Finance CPD day as he goes through some basic steps you should be able to achieve with any system from billing and inventory management to creating composite and macro price bundles; from analysis, compliance [...]
Our May newsletter is now available in the Member Area of the website. If you are a current member of VMG you can access this through the LOGIN button on the website www.vetmg.com. This months industry news and articles of interest include information from the Blue Cross on an emergency care fund, available to clients [...]
This weekend, Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th May 2018, VMG will be lead sponsors at the fantastic annual Head Nurse Congress, organised by College of Animal Welfare (CAW) at Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa, Towcester, Northamptonshire. VMG Director Georgina Hills will be speaking on Sunday 20th May too! http://www.caw.ac.uk/events/head-nurse-congress/ If you are attending, please come [...]
VMG are delighted to announce that our next Lunchtime Management Update will be on the topic of the Practice Standards Scheme, with Lead Assessor and Veterinary Advisor, Pam Mosedale, joining us for an update and short Q&A. The webinar will take place on the 18th May at our usual time of 1pm. The presentation will last 30mins [...]
STOP PRESS! VMG Regional Roadshow 2 adds ‘Client Retention during Pet Loss’ to the lecture schedule!
Exciting News!! VMG Regional Roadshow 2 will not only bring you fantastic advice on understanding and managing a positive practice culture, but on several of the dates will also feature a lecture from the fantastic team at the Blue Cross Pet Bereavement Support Service to advise on Client Retention during Pet Loss! An absolute MUST [...]
News just in from Scotland’s Regional Organisers, Stephanie Simpson and Michelle Murphy! Yesterday’s Roadshow event was very well attended and a great time was had by all. One very dedicated delegate made an enormous round trip of 424 miles, including a flight, in order to join in! Thank you to all who made the event [...]