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Extending the role of veterinary nurses in anaesthesia


  • Allowing registered veterinary nurses to assist with all aspects of anaesthesia

  • Update on the alternative dispute resolution trial

  • Potential implications of a British exit from the EU

  • English language requirement to be included in the Code of Professional Conduct

  • Providing a line to the RCVS for ‘whistle-blowers’

  • An ethical review panel for practice-based research

These were among matters discussed by the RCVS Council at its meeting on November 5. The RCVS President, Bradley Viner, chaired the meeting, which was held at Belgravia House, London SW1P.

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