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A successful company is renewing all the time

“The company is successful when you find the right people to do things”, says Janne Huttunen, CEO of Finnish Net Solutions (FNS), the company behind Provet Cloud. He is one of the founders of FNS and has seen the company grow from an employer of one person to a workplace...
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A mobile veterinary clinic means less stress for everyone

Katerina Clarke makes the veterinary profession more personal, makes it more James Herriot-ish once more. She has a mobile veterinary clinic called Point of Care located in the Isle of Man. “The best tip to vets is to try to find a balance between work and life outside of the...
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Teaching programmers about veterinary clinics

Provet Cloud invited Swedish veterinarian and consultant Jonna Gohil from Yoma Consulting AB to illustrate to the Provet Cloud programmers and customer service representatives about the everyday life at a veterinary clinic; about how the software really is used in a clinic. How does a nurse work when a customer...
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Provet Cloud automatically notifies the authorities about anonymous sales

Press release. Published on 20.11.2017 Finnish Net Solutions Oy The Swedish legislation requires that information on all sales are provided to the tax authorities. The goal is to reduce the gray economy as you cannot print more than one receipt for the same purchase. Provet Cloud fully meets the requirements...
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The combination of scales and microchip reader improves efficiency

The animal clinic EHYT is located in Halikko. It is one of the two clinics in Finland where a combination of microchip reader and scales has been tested. “The weight of the dog is one of the things that are asked already when checking in. Now a customer can put...
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Provet Weight Check Point saves animal clinics’ time

Press release. Published on 6.11.2017 Finnish Net Solutions Oy In every animal clinic and veterinary station the weight of a dog or a cat is entered into clinic software several times a day. Logging the weight and checking the microchip manually takes time, and at the same time there is...
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Help to the homeless people and their dogs

Homelessness is a growing problem in the UK and an increasing number of homeless people have dogs.  The bond between many homeless people and their dogs is profound and the health and wellbeing of their canine companions is often a major priority for their owners. Homeless dogs can also have...
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Provet Cloud’s e-prescription has Swedish authority approval

Press release. Published on 25.10.2017 Finnish Net Solutions Oy Provet Cloud’s e-prescription has Swedish authority approval The e-Hälsomyndigheten in Sweden accepts Provet Cloud’s e-prescription as the first one developed by a foreign service provider. E-Hälsomyndigheten (eHm) is a Swedish government agency responsible for registers and IT functions. Sweden is reportedly...
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A significant part of Estonian animal clinics use Provet Cloud

Press release. Published on 10.10.2017 Finnish Net Solutions Oy   Provet Cloud has rapidly increased its market share at Estonian animal clinics. The first Provet Cloud system was introduced in Estonia in 2015 at the Eesti Maaülikool, EMÜ, Tartu (The Veterinary Clinic of the Estonian University of Life Sciences). After...
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When you start a new clinic, always double check everything

”As far as for advice for others: The first thing to say is making your own clinic is easier than you think. And the second would be: making your own clinic is harder than you think”, veterinarian Kai Laars from Tallinna Loomakliinik (Tallinn Small Animal Clinic) in Estonia says. Problems...
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The VetNeuro 2017 focuses on geriatric neurology in Helsinki 21.-23.9.2017

The 30th ESVN-ECVN Annual Symposium is going on in Helsinki. This year it concentrates on the different aspects of geriatric neurology. ”The congress is dedicated to animal aging, so we expect to highlight this topic with our meeting. Invited speakers will talk about this topic”, Sigitas Cizinauskas, the Chairman of...
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Online booking means that you are ready for the future

Veterinarian Gábor Domán from Hungary says that online booking is one of the features in a veterinary management system he would always recommend for a clinic who wants to be the best. ”I use it because the upcoming generations, who will be our consumers mainly in the future, are living...
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Physio for animals is a growing market

“I don’t know if physio for animals is more common in Sweden than in other countries in Europe, but it is a growing market for sure”, says Lena Weber from Halmstad Hundrehab in Sweden. “Hundrehab” means ”Dogs Rehabilitation”. Weber gets her clients via referrals from different animal vet clinics and...
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The customer decides on the animal

The veterinarian has their view on how to take care of an animal, but ultimately – if it’s not about animal welfare issues – it’s the owner who has the final decision on the care of their pet. “For a veterinarian, the patient plays the leading role. However, often it...
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Keep everything electronic

The effectiveness in a veterinary clinic means that you will use a powerful veterinary practice management tool that help to make your customers happy and develop your business. Janne Orro, owner and veterinarian from Janne Orro Loomakliinik Tartu, Estonia, says that people hate to be in situation when they feel...
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Tolnagro Ltd becomes the official distributor of Provet Cloud veterinary practice management solution in Hungary

         As from May 2017, Tolnagro Ltd. becomes the distributor of Provet Cloud veterinary practice management system in Hungary. Provet Cloud is the leading solution for progressive veterinary practice management in the Europe. With the Provet Cloud Hungarian veterinary practitioners get a unique opportunity to enhance their business, quality of...
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Open Positions: International Support Specialists

We’re looking for two International Support Specialists to join our team to provide support for the users of the Provet Cloud. Read more and apply for the position here.
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The challenges and opportunities Brexit presents to the veterinary workforce of the UK

On Thursday the 23rd of June 2016 the British public were asked if the UK should leave the European Union (EU). Following a highly publicised campaign containing unsubstantiated claims from both “brexiters” and “remainers” 51.9% of voters voted to leave the EU. The UK government consequently initiated the official EU...
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The Royal (Dick) School Of Veterinary Studies choses Provet Cloud practice management system

                On 23 February 2017 Provet Cloud proudly signed a 5 year contract with The Royal (Dick) School Of Veterinary Studies to provide ‘Dick Vet’ with the Provet Cloud practice management system which they will use throughout all their services, including the small animal...
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Five Provet Features We love

The Search Bar From Google to Facebook we’re all used to the omnipresent search bar. One location to find everyone you need. Why shouldn’t you have the same in your practice management software! Well you guessed it, with Provet you can! With our search bar you can look up clients,...
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Telemedicine – the future in veterinary medicine?

Recently the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) announced their decision to review the use of telemedicine within veterinary practice, releasing an online questionnaire for veterinary professionals and the general public. Technology is advancing and its application within veterinary medicine can certainly benefit animal health and welfare, however it may...
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Top tips to make your veterinary practice stand out from the crowd

Create a website and market it well Gone are the days of phone books, the majority of people now use the internet to find a practice meaning a website is necessary for you to stand a chance. While it’s important to have a website that looks good, don’t forget that...
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Six Risks of Cloud Computing (and how we deal with them at Provet)

1 Who owns your data We’re all familiar with the idea that big cloud providers hoover up your data and use it to sell you things you don’t want. At Provet your data is always yours! We would never use it for anything other than providing you with great service! What’s...
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Starting up a business?

So you’ve always dreamed of starting up your own practice, but are unsure of the different options? We have summarised the main types of veterinary business model for those considering starting up their own practice Independent ownership The traditional method of owning a veterinary practice is independent ownership, or forming...
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Is it time to move your practice into the cloud? 9 Benefits of Cloud Based Practice Management

1. Flexibility Cloud-based services are ideal for practices with growing and changing needs. Whether it’s an extra screen in the prep room or an entire new branch all you need is a basic laptop/tablet and a WiFi connection and you’re up and running. 2. Automatic Software Updates
 The beauty of...
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Blå Stjärnans Djursjukhus started using the Provet Cloud journal system

Blå Sjärnans Djursjukhus from Gothenburg, Sweden has taken the Provet Cloud Veterinary Practice Management Solution into daily use on February 11th 2017. Blå Stjärnan Djursjukhus (Blue Star Animal Hospital) and Provet Cloud Veterinary Practice Management Solution developed by Finnish Net Solutions have concluded the co-operation project to develop tailored functions...
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Getting ready for the Go-Live at Blå Stjärnans Djursjukhus

Blå Stjärnans Djursjukhus in Gothenburg, selected Provet Cloud as their future practice management system in July 2016 after a supplier evaluation round. Blå Stjärnans Djursjukhus is Sweden’s largest small animal clinic, and has over 40.000 consultations per year. The shift to a new practice management solution led to extensive planning...
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Blå Stjärnans Djursjukhus AB chooses Provet Cloud as future journal system

Blå Stjärnans Djursjukhus AB and FNS, Finnish Net Solutions OY has signed an agreement on a collaboration to develop Provet Cloud to be the future veterinary journal system. Blå Stjärnans Djursjukhus AB has during the last few years actively worked to find a modern and effective business- and journal system...
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Does billing slow you down?

I work hard for my money, and I believe that if you want my money then it is down for you to be queueing up to take it from me. Yet often it is me doing the queueing or the waiting for businesses whether that is a supermarket, a restaurant...
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Would you recommend us?

Video of provet_cloud_client_feedback   Janne Huttunen, the CEO of Finnish Net Solutions told in his blog 11.04.2016 about the the BSAVA Congress 2016 and lectures in Practice Management. He mentioned Mark B. Hedberg mentioning about that it is not easy to measure how good people feel at the practice. This,...
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Notes from the BSAVA 2016 Congress

The BSAVA 2016 Congress in Birmingham was an interesting experience.  In the European scale, it is a very large congress, with around 200 exhibitors, an extensive collection of lectures and thousands of visitors from all over the world. At the congress there was so much to see.  Around the congress...
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Social Media to engage your clients

Many practices are missing out on the publicity of social media, either because they are not doing it or because they are doing it badly. Today I just wanted to take some time to introduce the general principles of social media. Now the difference between traditional advertising and social media...
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A stress free visit

Going to the vet for many pets is often a nightmare, so as vets any little thing we can do to make it a more pleasurable experience is important. Veterinary medicine is constantly evolving and with the increase in understanding of animal behaviour we have now better grounds to do...
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4 reasons why to offer online booking for your veterinary clients

Video of provet_cloud_online_booking_preview   How online booking fits to veterinary services? Clients want to be in direct contact with us – online booking would not work for veterinary practice. Clients would not know how and what to book if online booking was available for veterinary practice.  The practice needs to know why...
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How to avoid discounting for the consultation…

One of the things that many vets struggle with is money, even as a student I find it incredible the amount it costs to practice good medicine. And it feels awful hearing so much money asked for what I consider to be just the basics. There seems to be a...
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For how long does your client need to wait?

Did you ever sit on an uncomfortable chair in the crowded reception area waiting for a doctor to appear and call your name? Appointment time was scheduled fifteen minutes ago and it seems people who arrived after you are guided in to the room next door. Children are yelling and...
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Provet Cloud Sales starts in Sweden – Provet Cloud försäljningen startar i Sverige

Provet Cloud sales starts in Sweden. Swedish sales team includes three persons, Eero Puikkonen, Antti Vuori and Kim Karlsson. They have now started to actively introduce Provet Cloud to Swedish veterinary clinics. Feel free to contact them to arrange a free demonstration of Provet Cloud for you and your clinic. Provet Cloud sales team...
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Practice Management in Veterinary education

Veterinary studies is one of the longest academic studies there is – during the up to 6 years of studies the students have to learn all necessary of several species, possess the knowledge to act as generalist veterinarian, surgeon and dentist for different species and in addition must know about...
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Listening to our Clients Part II

Continuing from the topic “Listening to our Clients” Provet Cloud Team interviewed Eesti Maaülikooli employees before, at the start and 2 months after the introduction of Provet Cloud Veterinary Practice Management Solution and made a video out of those interviews for fellow veterinarians to see and hear what kind of...
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Listening to our Clients

Provet Cloud Team participated in Eesti Veterinaarmeditsiin 2015 in Tartu 30-31.10. Few hundreds of Veterinary professionals eager to hear the latest about treatment methods, new veterinary technology and practice management took part in the venue. Some of them stop by Provet Cloud booth and answer the questionnaire about what they...
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Share your knowledge

Following the topic of our blog on Monday Provet Cloud sponsored a seminar on Practice Management at University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno 2nd October 2015. The full day seminar included sessions Veterinary Practice Management – what do we speak about?  Janne Huttunen Towards Progressive Veterinary Services, Marja-Leena Nurmela...
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Be more than you are!And what should that mean?

“Be more than you are” – it is a great advice for anyone, personally or for business teams. It crystallizes the lifelong learning into one sentence – use any possibility you have to learn and to grow and share what you learned for others to learn and to grow too. ...
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The Veterinary Clinic of the Estonian University of Life Sciences took a new cloud-based veterinary practice management system into use

The Veterinary Clinic of the Estonian University of Life Sciences (Eesti Maaülikool, EMÜ) in Tartu has started to use the Provet Cloud veterinary practice management system. Provet Cloud is a modern web-based system for practice management, which enables EMÜ veterinary staff to access the Clinic’s patient data from anywhere, where...
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Provet Cloud veterinary practice management solution adopted in use in newly opened high-end veterinary clinic in Pärnu

Dr. Heli Säre has opened an animal clinic in Pärnu, Estonia. The new small animal clinic is operating side by side with Pet City pet store. Dr. Säre opened the clinic as step one of her mission to offer even better care of animals, both in the veterinary medicine and...
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The Veterinary Clinic of the Estonian University of Life Sciences implements a brand-new veterinary practice management system

  The Veterinary Clinic of the Estonian University of Life Sciences (Eesti Maaülikool, EMÜ) in Tartu has taken the decision to use the Provet Cloud system in its animal care practice. Provet Cloud is a modern web-based system for practice management, which enables EMÜ veterinary staff to access the Clinic’s...
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Catching the other point of view

It is so rewarding to actually stop and listen what people are saying. Even if the topic is around your expertise and you believe you know quite a bit about the thing already. The importance of everyday issues is sometimes forgotten in our busy lives.  This I realize again in...
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