Veterinary teams aiming to deliver a structured programme of professional care for diabetic dogs and cats now have access to a new practice support portfolio from MSD Animal Health.
The Caninsulin and VetPen “Support at Every Step” programme has been produced to highlight how practices can benefit from the wide range of services in the period up to and following, diagnosis of pet diabetes.
The initiative includes free online training for UK vets and veterinary nurses, which includes and six online modules, completion of which qualifies the attendee as a pet diabetes advisor, earning them a badge and a certificate. These sessions also include VetPen training.
Clinical support is delivered through stabilisation and serial glucose protocols, as well as discounted fructosamine testing and additional technical support on-demand, by fax, email and phone.
It is widely recognised that the client plays a central role in diabetes care, so the programme also includes an owner’s pack (pictured) that explains everything the owner needs to know, in addition to comprehensive online information.
- For more information about MSD’s practice support programme and practice diabetes advisor training, call 01908 685 685, contact your MSD Animal Health territory manager, or visit www.caninsulin.co.uk.