RCVS launches online learning platform – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

The RCVS has launched a new digital learning platform, with free-to-access interactive CPD-qualifying courses for veterinary professionals. Called the RCVS Academy, the new platform offers training in the following areas: Leadership and coaching Working in the UK Ownership and consent Resolving complaints CPD recording and reflecting The College says the content has been developed in … Read more

I thought I had seen the worst of online abuse – then I posted about my dog ​​| Sofie Hagen

The thought I had already experienced the worst internet abuse – until I posted online about my dog, Hank. I had been wondering if I should take him to the vet, after finding some scary-looking lumps on his chest. When I got Hank, I thought I was vigorously prepared. I had done all the research, … Read more

sponsored Practice Efficiency Insight: impact of online booking on practice efficiency and pet owner experience

Ask any veterinary practice manager or receptionist “What’s the one thing that would free up more time for you to focus on doing what you love?” and in many cases they would answer: “Fewer telephone calls”. Since a significant number of those calls are from pet owners wanting to book, amend or cancel appointments, why … Read more

Half of vets exposed to online abuse – BVA

9The BVA is calling on vet teams to protect colleagues from abusive clients as new figures show one in two vets is subjected to online abuse. The body has launched a campaign called “Respect your vet team – end abuse” to support vets and veterinary workplaces experiencing abuse, either in person or online from animal … Read more

Cats Protection behavior conference to be held online

Cats Protection’s annual Cat Behavior Conference is being held online through The Webinar Vet on 2 September. The conference is dedicated to cat behavior, and organizers said it is ideal for veterinary professionals, those working in the animal welfare sector and those caring for cats. Behavior issues The theme of the third annual conference is … Read more

Specialists’ online conference for Ukraine raises £ 33,000

A day-long conference staged by 21 specialists has raised more than £ 33,000 for charities in war-torn Ukraine. The Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations (FECAVA) ran the event from 9am to 9pm on 9 April with The Webinar Vet, with 19 sessions presented live and 2 pre-recorded. Five moderators oversaw proceedings. Delegates were … Read more

RCVS Knowledge releases benchmarking resources online

The third in a series of RCVS Knowledge educational resources has been launched. Covering benchmarking, and how it can be used to help improve clinical outcomes and quality of care, the QI Boxset is described as a CPD multimedia toolbox that includes “bite-sized content designed with the busy team in mind”. RCVS Knowledge hosts vetAUDIT, … Read more

New online medical veterinary nursing program – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Improve International has launched an online version of its face-to-face Medical Nursing program. The new course can lead to a Nurse Certificate (NCert), Veterinary Technician (VTCert) or Veterinary Paraprofessional Certificate (VPPCert) from the International School of Veterinary Postgraduate Studies (ISVPS). The program will start in July 2022 and comprises eight modules covering key topics in … Read more

Asda pet insurance customers to get free access to online vet consultations – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Vet-AI, the company behind the online veterinary consultation app, Joii, has announced a partnership with Markerstudy Broking, through which Asda Money pet insurance customers will get access to veterinary care via the app. Policyholders will get unlimited access to Joii Pet Care’s video consultations with UK veterinary surgeons, which usually cost £ 24 per call. … Read more