Proposals to create a sophisticated veterinary nurse standing have been met with approval from throughout the career.
Final month, the RCVS launched a six-week session to acquire the career’s views on a proposed framework for post-registration VN , which goals to boost the RVN profession construction by offering versatile, accessible and related post-registration .
A Graduate Certificates in Superior Veterinary Nursing and a Postgraduate Certificates in Superior Veterinary Nursing would coexist alongside a variety of particular modules nurses in any respect ranges of their profession can research independently, as a part of their CPD.
BVNA president Wendy Nevins mentioned: “These proposals are excellent news and key to the way forward for veterinary nursing.
“VN Futures is essential to focusing all efforts and pursuits within the growth of veterinary nursing. It’s nice to be sitting round one desk with the RCVS and different key companions shaping the way forward for the career.
“This is only one milestone within the work of VN Futures, and I sit up for extra information within the coming months.”
The proposals have additionally been welcomed by Dot Creighton, chairman of the VN Futures Publish-Registration Qualification Growth Group and former BVNA president.
She mentioned: “This proposal is lengthy overdue, however we’re right here now. I’m delighted we’re in a position to seek the advice of with RVNs, vets and employers to verify it suits what they want.
“That is our future and I urge everybody to answer to the session.”
- Learn the total story within the August difficulty of VN Occasions.