Veterinarians discuss veterinary clinic sustainability – Dr Francesca Brown + Dr Rose Unsworth + Dr Liza Schneider
This is the first episode in the series about Vet Clinic Sustainability
Dr Rose Unsworth – Companion Animal Veterinarian
Complementary Veterinary Medicine Branch of the NZVA.
Previous Paws Claws Wet Noses guest episodes
Dr Liza Schneider – Companion Animal Veterinarian
Principal and owner of award winning Holistic Vets in Tauranga.
Liza established Holistic Vets in 2003.
You’ll hear more about Liza’s journey next week.
Links mentioned in this podcast
Petition to Get2Vets into NZ
Allocate two MIQ spaces per week to visa-approved veterinarians
That the House of Representatives require the allocation of two Managed Isolation & Quarantine (MIQ) spaces per week to allow veterinarians who have been approved by Immigration New Zealand to enter New Zealand.
I – Julie South – believe New Zealand has a dire veterinarian shortage and urgently needs vets from overseas.
Even though Immigration NZ has approved special exceptions for veterinarians to work in New Zealand, they are waiting what I believe are extreme lengths of time for MIQ spaces. In my view, human and animal welfare are at crisis levels because clinics are closing and withdrawing after-hours emergency services, and veterinary professionals’ mental health is at crisis levels.
SIGNATURES ARE 100% CONFIDENTIAL AT: https://tinyurl.com/get2vetsnz
Love Your Vet Nurse Lunch Time Shout Winners
We’re super-excited to announce the following clinics each won a lunchtime shout from VetStaff. Once everyone’s back in-clinic and can enjoy a lunch together (as opposed to split teams because of different lockdown levels in New Zealand) we’ll deliver to you: