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IVMA Office
1605 North Ankeny Blvd #100
Ankeny, IA 50023
Hours: Mon- Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm
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President's Message

Great beginnings,
Everyone has a story. In the simplest terms, we have a beginning, a middle and an end. Luckily, I had the greatest opportunities at the beginning of my life to get me to where I am today. If I could pinpoint the most important people that influenced me the most in my early years, there could be nobody else except my parents: Howard and Lee Ann Nicholson. I could write a whole book about these wonderful people, but I will try to hit on some highlights that have been important to me in my development both personally and professionally. As I reflect on some things they did, I think about what I could do to change the future of veterinary medicine. Hopefully, for the better. More...

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Potential IVMA Healthcare Plan
The IVMA is in the process of gauging interest from IVMA members in a group medical plan benefit. For more information, including a sample plan design with proposed plan structure, benefits and preliminary rates visit the (must be logged in) IVMA Benefits page.

To provide the IVMA with a more accurate quote of monthly rates for the Healthcare plan, all IVMA members and any staff members who are interested in being on the plan are asked to complete the Individual Medical Questionnaire by July 1, 2023.

Veterinarians Required to Obtain Informed Consent from Clients
Making sure that the client knows exactly what tests will be performed, what treatment options are available and what costs and risks are involved in the care of their animals is vital to maintaining a good client relationship and reducing future disagreements. A copy of a suggested form, prepared by IVMA legal counsel, is available for IVMA members to download and use. Click here to obtain a copy.


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