Practice ManagementIf it's not diagnosis, prognosis, prescription, or surgery, it is likely within a trained veterinary nurse's ability.
Expanding the Veterinary Nurse/Technician Scope of Practice as a Solution to the Field’s Staffing ShortageTwo U.S. states are currently in talks on legislation that will significantly expand the veterinary nurse/technician's scope of practice.
Personal/Professional DevelopmentThe report contains sections with information on wages and hours, job satisfaction and wellness, utilization, and more, giving updated insight into each of these areas.
Personal/Professional DevelopmentNAVTA has launched the District Representative Committee and Government Relations Committee to usher in change for the profession through all levels of government.
Practice ManagementEveryone knows veterinary nurses/technicians simply don't make enough money. But advocating for better pay is difficult when official guidelines and comparisons don't exist.
Personal/Professional DevelopmentA new NAVTA survey and report illustrates the vast differences amongst states when it comes to credential credibility and state laws.
Personal/Professional DevelopmentWhen discussing these issues, it is helpful to ensure that we all have a good understanding of each aspect of our credential to have a productive discussion.
Whenever I hear the term “paraprofessional” used to describe our profession I have a gut reaction to say: “We’re professionals, thank you.