Every year at Nationwide we take a look back at the previous year and the top 10 veterinary visits, based on our claims. Can you guess what they are? Here’s the information we just released to the veterinary community: While common issues such as Allergic Dermatitis and Otitis Externa are … Continue reading What’s No. 1 on Nationwide’s top 10 veterinary visits lists?
Much of my work as Nationwide’s chief veterinary medical officer involves pet health and pet-related finances. And while I love my job, I am truly grateful when our public-relations team comes up with lighter topics that make me smile. Like these Oscar-inspired pet names. On Feb. 26th, of course, cinema’s … Continue reading Oscar-inspired pet names? We have some likely suspects!
The veterinary pricing recovery is here to stay — at least for now. That’s the takeaway from our semi-annual refresh of the Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index, which returned to where it began with a presentation at the NAVC Conference. [Download the executive summary] Produced by Nationwide in collaboration … Continue reading Nationwide® | Purdue benchmark study shows continued veterinary pricing recovery
Today I am working my way across the country, with stops en route to the NAVC conference, where we’ll be releasing the latest version of our semi-annual industry benchmark study, the Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index. While I’m spending time in the air, I thought I’d get back to … Continue reading Three questions for … Sabrina Rupani, Michigan State
The holidays always present their share of risks to pets, as we in the veterinary community know all too well. That’s why I’m always happy to mention the free, fully vetted educational materials we offer. They have the potential to save lives, especially during this season. We’ve always led the … Continue reading Pet-owner education materials: Fully vetted and absolutely free!
UPDATE! We hit our $30,000 goal before the end of the month, so we upped it to $50,000! Because I see so many claims for cancer, and know too many of these cases ended in heartbreak, National Pet Cancer Awareness Month means a lot to me. I know the chance … Continue reading #CurePetCancer: The hashtag that helps to save lives