Veterinary Virtual Referrals Podcast

Veterinary Virtual Care Referrals Podcast

A brand new podcast on virtual referrals from Dr Aaron Smiley and Dr Ben Bergstrom. Created in association with Guardian Vets

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Engaging technicians and nurses in virtual referral

In this series you will learn

How to engage technicians and nurses in virtual referral

How to navigate VCPR

How to transition from traditional consult to virtual referral

Using virtual referral to improve referral case selection

How to monetize virtual referrals

The best technologies for virtual referral

How virtual referral makes the referral process easier

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aaron smiley

Dr Aaron Smiley

Practicing veterinarian, speaker and telemedicine expert
Dr. Smiley is an early adopter of telemedicine and has completed over 2000 cases. He is an expert on the incorporation of telemedicine into practice and has lectured on the topic at national meetings.Dr. Smiley is also the co-founder of VetMed2.0, a think tank focused on discovering divergent ideas in veterinary medicine. The company is currently developing a technology to match veterinary mentors and mentees.

Dr Ben Bergstrom

DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVO
Dr. Bergstrom received his DVM from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2013 and completed a small animal rotating internship at the University of Georgia. Following his internship, he returned to the Midwest where he completed a residency in Comparative Ophthalmology at Purdue University.

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Mastering Veterinary Virtual Referrals

Season 1 (5 episodes)

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