COLUMBIA, Md., Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- VitusVet, a comprehensive digital communication solution with the #1 app for veterinary practices in North America, today announced a new partnership with IAVMA (the Indo-American Veterinary Medical Association), making the VitusVet technology platform and services available to a large and growing network of progressive veterinary practices and their customers.
Under the terms of the partnership, which launches with select practices in California and will soon extend to the entire association of 131 members, VitusVet will offer IAVMA members exclusive pricing, service and product features via a flexible pricing plan. Each participating practice will have access to VitusVet's comprehensive platform, which they can use and offer to their customer base of pet parents and pets. The platform includes:
- The VitusVet mobile client app, branded for each practice
- 24/7 pet medical record access and updates (mobile and web)
- VitusVet Connect text and picture messaging
- Intelligent digital reminders (text, email and push notifications)
- Medication orders and refills via the VitusVet online store
- Digital customized appointment confirmations
- VitusVet's targeted email/push marketing solutions
- Post-appointment surveys with positive online review solicitation
- Performance and activity dashboard
"IAVMA was searching for a technology platform that is as innovative as the professionals in our practices, and we found it in VitusVet, which meets and exceeds our criteria," said Dr. Kanwaljit Mann, IAVMA president, who practices at Aborn Pet Hospital in Fremont, CA and will be among the initial group of practice users. "Our primary goal is to make pet health care simple and affordable for our customers, and the VitusVet solution provides both vets and pet parents efficiency and convenience, which we believe will benefit everyone, particularly pets."
Launched in 2015, VitusVet has grown to become the most comprehensive vet practice and pet parent communication solution on the market, offering veterinary practices targeted marketing tools, digital compliance reporting, and text and picture messaging. VitusVet offers the most options to make life easier for pet parents, including the ability to book appointments, refill medications, and submit and monitor Nationwide Pet Insurance claims.
"IAVMA is a highly respected and forward-thinking organization that provides a network of support to its members in order to achieve highest standards in the field of veterinary medicine and management," said Mark Olcott, DVM, co-founder of VitusVet. "We are extremely pleased that IAVMA sees the sustained value its vets and customers will receive through the myriad benefits the VitusVet platform offers."
VitusVet was founded by Mark Olcott, DVM and Kalpesh Raval in 2013 as a way to modernize the way medical information is shared among general practitioners, emergency veterinarians, specialists and pet owners. VitusVet has since evolved into a complete reminder and appointment confirmation solution offering veterinary practices a set of modern communication tools, like direct appointment booking and an online store that 21st century consumers demand. For more information about VitusVet, please visit www.vitusvet.com.
IAVMA is a non-profit organization of progressive veterinarians in North America. Founded in 2013 with 55 member practices in California, its vision is to provide a network of support to individual group members to achieve the highest standards in the field of veterinary medicine, technology and management. IAVMA now includes members in multiple states across 131 locations.