At Nationwide, we proud to be part of the veterinary community we serve, with about a quarter of the associates in our pet health insurance unit either past or current veterinary professionals — veterinarians and veterinary technicians/nurses — about 175 in all. Most of those are veterinary technicians/nurses. That’s why … Continue reading When it comes to veterinary professionals, we are the people we serve
As COVID-19 restrictions are eased throughout the country, many veterinary practices can (finally!) resume non-urgent patient care. And that’s great news, because it is elective procedures and other routine care that are the bread and butter of practice. Best Practices: As you welcome back clients and patients for procedures such … Continue reading Tips for resuming elective services in your practice
Editor’s note: When Nationwide field veterinarian Dr. Kristi Yee told us she was starting her own practice, we were very happy for her. And when she suggested that she blog about the experience, we couldn’t say yes quickly enough. We hope you’ll follow along with her story, We promise you’ll … Continue reading A new beginning: An associate veterinarian starts her own practice
Companion animals are considered by many to be family members, so it’s not really surprising that concerns about COVID-19, the novel coronavirus spreading throughout the world right now, are also including worries about pets. The heat turned up on the topic late last week with the news that a dog … Continue reading Coronavirus pets: Sharing accurate COVID-19 info with pet-owners
You’ll not be surprised to learn that we have quite a few veterinarians involved in operations at Nationwide’s pet health insurance division. As Chief Veterinary Officer, it’s my privilege to work with them all. Having access to such a brain trust, we asked all our veterinarians what they love about … Continue reading We asked our vets: What do you love, what do you not at the holidays?
One her recent visit to the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Nationwide field veterinarian Dr. Tonya Sparks chose Amy Le Blanc (2022) for the “Three Questions” treatment. Now, without reading to the bottom (yet), can you guess from pictures alone what part of veterinary medicine she finds … Continue reading Three questions for … NC State’s Amy Le Blanc (2022)