Interchem (Ireland) Ltd hosted a CPD business development conference for veterinary practice managers called "Unlock your practices true potential" with Vet Dynamics in Nass on May17th 2017. Vet Dynamics speaker, Alan Robinson talked about the rising tide opportunity for veterinary practices over the next 10 years based on the curretns upturn of the Irish economy.
The 70 practice managers and owners who attended the event provided interesting interaction using a live electronic poll. Some interesting feedback from the attendees showed that 41% of practices say profit after paying fixed and variable costs is 5-10%. 60% are striving to position their practices as value and relationship add service. The biggest challenge from the audience is scale-ability and economics of the vet practice. 60% of vets are working in a red busy zone, not working efficiently or smartly.
Interchem are offering a 40% discount on the Vet Dynamics Platinum 2 year programme aimed at mentoring practices to shift their business model to take advantage of the opportunities that lie ahead if rolled out effectively. The programme provides professional coaching with regular planning sessions in a small group setting to help veterinary practices achieve their goals.