Anderson Mill Animal Clinic is one of our favorite and long-standing VetNetwork clients. Aside from providing state-of-the-art veterinary care to Austin pets, this Austin animal hospital is also extraordinary in their ongoing commitment to pet care excellence, and is AAHA(American Animal Hospital Association)-certified.
Only approximately 16% of the country’s animal care clinics are certified by this veterinary professional association; and that’s because accreditation is comprehensive and based on vigorous veterinary facility standards. Accredited hospitals in the U.S. and Canada are monitored, supervised, and scored based on 900 veterinary standard criteria within the following areas of the practice, including:
1. quality of care
2. diagnostic and pharmacy services
3. animal hospital management
4. pet medical records
5. pet health care facility.
The Value of AAHA-Certification
Why might a hospital spend the time and effort to be AAHA-certified? Anderson Mill Animal Clinic can confidently say the following about their Austin pet hospital and its services:
•The AAHA standards require veterinary hospitals to provide diagnostic services (x-ray and laboratory), so they can accurately diagnose your pet.
•The AAHA standards measure the quality of care in the areas of: anesthesia, contagious diseases, dentistry, pain management, patient care, surgery and emergency care.
•Accredited hospitals have onsite pharmacies (also covered by the standards), so they can begin treatment right away.
•AAHA standards require that all medical records be thorough and complete, so they can better understand your pet’s medical history and how past health problems or conditions might affect the pet’s current medical status.
Anderson Mill Animal Clinic deserves kudos for their diligent attention to top-quality care through AAHA-certification. It really is no wonder that Austin area pet owners keep coming back to Anderson Mill Animal Clinic for the best in Austin veterinary hospital care.