PVMA represents practice managers across Pennsylvania. From our very beginnings as the only statewide veterinary association, our mission has been to ensure the vitality of the profession by providing educational opportunities which enhance your skills and your practice’s profitability, advocacy to protect the scope of practice and your interests, and business tools and resources to help your practice team be successful.
Dues: $87 Per Year
However, membership dues are pro-rated for the remainder of the year ending 12/31 and automatically calculated during sign-up.
Why Join PVMA?
PVMA offers reduced registration rates for our members to our four major conferences a year. Conferences are located across the state so no matter where you live, there's a convenient location for everyone.
We also offer free webinars and district dinner meetings throughout the year for you to gain more knowledge from the comfort of your home or office.
KEEPING YOU CONNECTED
PVMA keeps you informed. We offer our weekly e-news Vet Bytes, monthly Insurance Insights, as well as Practice Perspectives with practice manager specific information. Our quarterly keystone veterinarian magazine is also a source of valuable information.
Check out our growing list of PVMA Exclusive Member Benefits
BUSINESS TOOLS AND SERVICES
PVMA offers a portfolio of tools and services that will help your practice save money. Bankcard processing, payroll services, on hold messaging, and energy buying services are just a few of the services we offer our practice owners. We also offer benchmarking tools that can result in significant positive changes to your bottom line and access to statewide surveys that show you how you compare to others.
Have a question and not sure where to turn? Our Member Services team is available to assist you with questions you have related to practice. Even if we don’t know the answer, we will research it and get back to you – saving you time, hassles, and money. The most commonly asked questions we can assist you with include record keeping, prescriptions, and practicing in PA.
YOUR VOICE IN HARRISBURG
PVMA is the only advocate for the veterinary profession at the state level. Legislation introduced at the state level has the most likelihood of impacting your business here in PA. PVMA monitors legislative bills and regulatory proposals with your interests in mind. We cultivate relationships with legislators, agency leaders, and other organizations to ensure that veterinary medicine is well represented at the decision making table.
Through our exclusive, wholly owned insurance agency pvmaAssure, we offer a variety of insurance products including health, dental, vision, life and disability, long-term care, and personal and business property and casualty insurance. Our team of experts are able to help you navigate the complexities of the insurance industry and healthcare reform and select products that meet your needs and budgets. Let us help you figure out your practice’s insurance needs by calling us today at 1.888.612.7659. Because we are exclusive to the profession, we understand your needs best and let you get back to doing what you love most—veterinary medicine!