12 February 2016
The Disciplinary Committee of the RCVS has suspended a Shropshire veterinary surgeon from the Register for 10 weeks after he admitted being dishonest with a client and falsifying records about the treatment of her dog.
11 February 2016
We are currently looking for experienced veterinary surgeons to take forward the next stage of our redevelopment of the RCVS Fellowship.
2 February 2016
The RCVS Disciplinary Committee has [on Friday 26 January 2016] directed that the name of a Newcastle-based veterinary surgeon be removed from the Register of Veterinary Surgeons after he was found unfit to practise veterinary surgery following a Crown Court conviction for offences of manslaughter, assault and drug possession.
8 December 2015
What role might patient safety play in the veterinary profession? That’s the question posed by this month’s Vet Futures blogger, Mark Turner, who considers what the profession could learn from the NHS.
7 December 2015
Veterinary nurses who have not yet paid their annual registration renewal fee are being reminded that they must pay us by 31 December 2015 or they will be removed from the Register.
4 December 2015
This week we brought out a new publication to help members of the veterinary and veterinary nursing professions understand their legal and professional obligations regarding controlled drugs.
3 December 2015
On Tuesday 1 December we held a special reception at our offices to mark the end of RCVS Awards - our former awarding organisation for veterinary nursing qualifications.
2 December 2015
Next week we will be holding a free lunchtime webinar about our alternative dispute resolution (ADR) trial and its outcomes.
20 November 2015
Fourth-year University of Edinburgh veterinary student Jennifer Rowland has won the Vet Futures Veterinary Vision essay competition, with her entry on wearable healthcare technology for animals.
20 November 2015
Today [20 November 2015] we launched the new Practice Standards Scheme to the veterinary and veterinary nursing professions at the London Vet Show.