1. Each practice should keep a running true hourly cost of each employee.
2. Each employee should get a copy of a these calculations with their paycheck (Table A).
3. Make a specific analysis of inpatient fees to right the upside-down practice.
Next month: Calculating annual payroll per hour
Dr. Riegger, dipl. ABVP, is the chief medical officer at Northwest Animal Clinic Hospital and Specialty Practice. Contact
him by telephone or fax (505) 898-0407,
. Find him on AVMA's NOAH as the practice management moderator. Order his books "Management for Results" and "More Management
for Results" by calling (505) 898-1491.