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Law and Ethics

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Orlando — Ninety percent of all licensing board complaints stem from poor communication about medical prognoses or failure to obtain proper authorization before treating a patient.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2005
You can be sued by someone for virtually anything. The question is: Can they win?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2004
He or she might be in the unenviable position of asking an employer to pony up thousands of dollars for disputed, unpaid productivity revenue.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2004
What puzzled me, though, was how I got in the crosshairs of the government when I had tried to carefully comply with all the tax rules. Simply, how could this happen to such a law-abiding citizen?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2004
What puzzled me, though, was how I got in the crosshairs of the government when I had tried to carefully comply with all the tax rules. Simply, how could this happen to such a law-abiding citizen?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2004
All partnerships should have the legal equivalent of a prenuptial agreement.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2004
It is a veterinarian's legal and moral responsibility to let owners know when their dog has had a dangerously aggressive attitude.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
How do we reconcile that financial limitations are a significant burden to our patients?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2004
Disappointed clients rarely sue veterinarians. Neither do sad clients. Clients who sue are shocked clients ...
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2004
What are the limitations of general practitioners (GPs) and specialists?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2004
It is always interesting to me how much health professionals complain about the intervention of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)into their practices and the costs and inconveniences of compliance.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2004
Leadership doesn't have to be elusive. In fact, it's become a bit clearer how to be a good leader in the face of significant business ethic challenges over the last several years.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2004
The examination room can be a horridly stressful place. The stomach butterflies often begin before the veterinarian even walks in the door.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2004
Sometimes it seems as though the clinical practice of veterinary medicine is a perpetual manifestation of the timeworn expression "no good deed goes unpunished."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2004
The world only seems to get more and more complex, and the more we "grab life by the horns," the more complicated entanglements we face.