The workflow below can help your team successfully treat fracture patients and improve client communication.



  • Greet and provide support to the client
  • Alert the veterinary care team immediately upon the patient’s arrival
  • Provide or create a medical record
  • Communicate information from the client to the team



  • Receive the patient
  • Triage the patient and check his or her vitals
  • Stabilize the patient (eg, place the IV catheter, administer oxygen and fluids)
  • Clip and clean the wounds; collect samples for culture, if needed

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