What we do, what we should do, and what we want to do : veterinary nurses in New Zealand
Harvey, Laura; Ladyman, Rebecca; Dale, Arnja
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Citation:Harvey, L. C., Ladyman, R., & Dale, A. (2015, October). What we do, what we should do, and what we want to do: Veterinary Nurses in New Zealand. Paper presented at BVNA Congress 2015, Telford, UK.
Permanent link to Research Bank record:http://hdl.handle.net/10652/3537
Unregulated profession No protection of title Three qualifications Certificate (1 year of study) Diploma (2 years of study) Bachelor (3 years of study) Lack of a guaranteed and standardised skill-based learning, Capabilities of veterinary nurses in practice may not be being fully utilised. We conducted a nation-wide study of veterinary nurses in New Zealand to investigate current clinical veterinary nursing practices.