Veterinary Business Matters Podcast
Oculus COVID-19 Resilience Guide Episode 16: Securing your Veterinary Practice from Digital Intruders

Oculus COVID-19 Resilience Guide Episode 16: Securing your Veterinary Practice from Digital Intruders

May 25, 2020

In today's episode, Dr Mike Pownall talks with Jesse Reiter, President and CEO of Reflex Integrated Inc., a leading provider of specialized IT services for veterinary hospitals. They centre their conversation around ways to secure your veterinary practice from digital intruders. 

Find out more www.reflexint.co

Oculus COVID-19 Resilience Guide Episode 15: Melanie Barham DVM MBA

Oculus COVID-19 Resilience Guide Episode 15: Melanie Barham DVM MBA

May 21, 2020

In this episode, Mike Pownall DVM MBA welcomes Melanie Barham DVM PMP MBA Candidate, a friend and colleague, who is doing some amazing things with and for veterinarians. Together they discuss, among other things,  the DVM Project and the Global Veterinary Career Summit

 

Oculus COVID-19 Resilience Guide Episode 14: How To Prepare To Have Conversations With Your Staff

Oculus COVID-19 Resilience Guide Episode 14: How To Prepare To Have Conversations With Your Staff

May 19, 2020

In this episode, Katie Ardeline and Sue Armstrong, of Oculus Insights, take the podcast on a Human Resources and Coaching tangent. Together they discuss how leaders can prepare to have conversations with their staff during this COVIS-19 crisis. 

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 13: Compassionate Leadership with Colleen Best DVM, PhD

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 13: Compassionate Leadership with Colleen Best DVM, PhD

May 12, 2020

In this episode, Dr Mike Pownall had the opportunity to speak with Colleen Best, a colleague and previous guest to the podcast. Together they discuss compassionate leadership and it's importance while running a veterinary practice with special focus given to how we can be compassionate leaders during this COVID-19 pandemic. 

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 12: Turning the Tables with Katie Ardeline and Guest Speaker, Mike Pownall, DVM,MBA

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 12: Turning the Tables with Katie Ardeline and Guest Speaker, Mike Pownall, DVM,MBA

May 7, 2020

In this episode, the tables are turned and Dr. Mike Pownall becomes the guest. Regular guest and Oculus Insights Human Resource Specialist, Katie Ardeline talks to Dr. Pownall about his experience owning and running a vet practice during the COVID-19 crisis. 

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 11: Grief and Frustration with Katie Ardeline and Sue Armstrong

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 11: Grief and Frustration with Katie Ardeline and Sue Armstrong

April 30, 2020

In this episode, Dr Mike Pownall, Katie Ardeline and Sue Armstrong discuss 2 articles, listed below, surrounding how to help employees deal with frustration and grief during COVID-19 crisis. 

How to Help Employees Deal With Frustration During COVID-19

That Discomfort You’re Feeling Is Grief

 

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 10: Dr Marie Holowaychuk - Coping With The Chaos Of COVID-19

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 10: Dr Marie Holowaychuk - Coping With The Chaos Of COVID-19

April 29, 2020

In this episode, Dr. Mike Pownall talks to Dr. Marie Holowaychuk. It is Dr. Holowaychuk's mission to increase awareness about mental health and wellbeing within the veterinary profession. Marie dedicates her time and energy to spreading the word regarding wellbeing and inspire veterinary professionals to make lasting changes in their lives. She shares her knowledge and personal practices to help veterinary professionals cope with the chaos of COVID-19. 

Webinar: Coping with the Chaos of COVID-19 

http://www.marieholowaychuk.com/

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 9: Talking Telemedicine with Adam Little DVM

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 9: Talking Telemedicine with Adam Little DVM

April 20, 2020

In this episode, I talk with Adam Little DVM about telemedicine in veterinary practices during this global pandemic. Dr.Adam Little works at the intersection of accelerating technologies and veterinary medicine. His career has spanned areas of focus ranging from artificial intelligence to telemedicine to connected devices. Dr. Little is the co-founder of Future Pet and they recently launched GoFetch Health, a subscription healthcare service, which provides owners with the most affordable and convenient way to access vet care by partnering with local veterinary practices. Visit their website here for more information https://www.health.gofetch.ca/

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 8: Susie Elliot of Royal Canin

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 8: Susie Elliot of Royal Canin

April 16, 2020

In this episode, I talk with Susie Elliot, Digital Sales Specialist with Royal Canin Canada. We talk about how e-commerce can help improve customer compliance, drive client loyalty and improve the customer experience through convenience. 

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 7: Finances with Robert Magnus DVM, MBA

Oculus COVID-19 Veterinary Resilience Guide Episode 7: Finances with Robert Magnus DVM, MBA

April 13, 2020

In this episode, I talk finances with fellow Oculus Insights founder, Robert Magnus DVM, MBA. Dr.Magnus has a passion for financials and he talks us through the current programs available in the USA during the COVID-19 crisis.