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veterinary pricing recovery

Nationwide® | Purdue benchmark study shows continued veterinary pricing recovery

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

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Veterinary pricing continues recovery from 2009-2014 slide

America’s passion for pets hardly slowed in the recent recession, but for many of those years, veterinary prices not only failed to keep up, but fell steadily.  While they’re still well below government estimates for other consumer goods and services, the updated Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index shows 2015 … Continue reading Veterinary pricing continues recovery from 2009-2014 slide

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Groundbreaking osteosarcoma study, price index update released at AVMA convention

When we bring our Nationwide® pet health insurance claims data to bear on a question, the answers are authoritative. That’s why I’m proud to release our osteosarcoma study, an analysis of data from more than 1 million dogs. Osteosarcoma: Prevalance and Influences is the first in a series of medical … Continue reading Groundbreaking osteosarcoma study, price index update released at AVMA convention

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Veterinary prices hit bottom, show increase in 2015

When we first saw the most recent data analysis of veterinary pricing  by the economists at the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, our eyes opened wide. It’s quite possible that yours will, too. Because for the first time since 2009, veterinary prices are finally showing some signs of … Continue reading Veterinary prices hit bottom, show increase in 2015

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Nationwide | Purdue Veterinary Price Index: 5 fast takeaways

We’re in the process now of the second “refresh” of our Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index, which we debuted at the NAVC Conference last year and will again present at this event in January. Our mid-year refresh was presented at the AVMA convention, and both the first presentation and … Continue reading Nationwide | Purdue Veterinary Price Index: 5 fast takeaways

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Setting a new standard: The Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index

When I wrote last fall that changing the Veterinary Pet Insurance® (VPI) brand to our parent company’s, Nationwide®, would not diminish our level of service to the veterinary community, the Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index was very much on my mind. The results will surprise a lot of people. … Continue reading Setting a new standard: The Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index