29 January 2014
We have written to 492 veterinary nurses (VNs) whose names were removed from the RCVS List/Register of Veterinary Nurses for non-payment of fees.
16 January 2014
We have launched a survey asking recent graduates from UK veterinary schools to share their experiences of the role played by extra-mural studies (EMS) while studying for their degree.
9 January 2014
We would like to thank all those practice premises that have sent in their forms updating their details for our popular Find a Vet search tool so that we can continue to keep our data clean.
6 January 2014
We have extended the deadline for nominations for the RCVS Queens Medal to 31 January, to allow time for the nominations paperwork to be completed on return from the Christmas and New Year break.
23 December 2013
We are inviting responses from veterinary surgeons, veterinary nurses and animal owners to a call for evidence on the provision of 24-hour emergency veterinary care, in order to understand how best to meet the expectations of all those involved.
19 December 2013
Veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses wishing to find out more about the RCVS proposed new Royal Charter will have the opportunity to do so during a free online webinar.
19 December 2013
The deadline for practices to get in touch with us to update their details for the online Find a Vet search tool, has been extended to the end of January 2014.
18 December 2013
We will be discussing the future of the Practice Standards Scheme at the 2014 joint Congress for the Society of Practising Veterinary Surgeons (SPVS) and the Veterinary Practice Management Association (VPMA).
17 December 2013
For the first time, student veterinary nurses have a choice of approved awarding organisations for the Level 3 Diploma in Veterinary Nursing, as the RCVS has fully approved City & Guilds and Central Qualifications to deliver the qualification.
13 December 2013
The RCVS Disciplinary Committee last week [6 December 2013] dismissed a case against a Southampton veterinary surgeon after finding him not guilty of serious professional misconduct, saying at all times that he acted in the best interests of a dog under his care.