On a Saturday in late May, the BVNA’s Kent branch held its first CPD and fund-raising day, with more than 100 veterinary nurses, reps, speakers and helpers turning up to Hadlow College in Tonbridge.11 mins
So, it happened. The RCVS elections closed and you (well, 10.9% of you) elected your two new councillors. Let me introduce you to them.
Rebecca Hubbard reports from the VN Futures initiative's second regional meeting and the challenge faced by participants of setting what lies next for veterinary nurses.44 mins
Hayley Walters talks about the importance of future VNs recognising both the mental and physical welfare needs of animals, and introduces a course designed to help.
Rebecca Hubbard, VN Times editor, enlightens readers on a new initiative directed at the future of the veterinary nursing profession, what it means for RVNs and why you should get involved.19 mins
Rebecca Hubbard reports from 2016’s TP Congress, where clinical coaching, cocktails and canapés made for a captivating concoction.
BVNA education development coordinator Debbie Gray tells readers about the free CPD available for its members.
Marie Rippingale introduces the Equine Bandaging Angels – a group of four veterinary nurses who are delivering wound care CPD to veterinary practices nationwide.
Rebecca Hubbard in a new series, delves into the digital world to find websites, apps, forums and noticeboards to help and inspire VNs in work and play.16 mins
Caroline Iser shares her experiences as an animal hospital VN, the gratification and satisfaction she receives and the importance of like-minded colleagues.
Holly Kernot speaks to RVN Jane Davidson on the methods in which she reaches out to fellow nurses and her hopes for the profession’s future.
The EDGE programmes from Vets Now are not only exciting and fun but they provide the ideal springboard for a career in EEC.
Being a mum in a full-time head nurse role has its challenges. However, from my … more12 mins
The RCVS is encouraging veterinary professionals to incorporate evidence-based veterinary medicine (EBVM) into their everyday work. … more7 mins
Sitting in her office, vet and clinic director Kelly Whitelaw said with conviction: “In terms … more
RVN Hayley Walters has two passions in her working life and says being named Ceva … more