97 0 obj <>stream . The honour and dignity of the veterinary profession lie in the observance of a just and reasonable Code of Ethics set forth as a guide to veterinarians. E�ȿ/)'�P�$�d #�m�ҝCY�ν�����Һ��U�n=����nW׋7?�x��=w��K��>���ۯ��uW��O�-���f=��^�����S���_y{����������������~$E�yKv��#_t�[���~y��:|w���p�L?緿ػo���__��Zn����8�,�f�}���V'u��\�������]������S���ݝ�j�Y�v�p{ww��C�=��=�õ��r���\rȕA�r�2�%�K W�����r5���\���`��{�yo0� ���7����`��{�yo0� ������^`��{�y/0�������^`��{�y/0�������^`��{0������?�2)�E���}����z��Z����w۾���j�9�#�_��O^~ kM���[email protected]�r� W�2�e�� �@.�\ �J���ר��@�rU��{�yo0� ���7����`��{�yo0� ���7���^`��{�y/0�������^`��{�y/0����������� �g��h��e��d����n��_|��Yl��#w��;�a���8�r���\rȕA�r�2�%�K W��5y�1�r5���\���`��{�yo0� ���7����`��{�yo0� ������^`��{�y/0������G�. Y/���� 0000023343 00000 n @cJ���z��O�$NY��k�9FM�3�mB"���4Q Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons The ... Veterinary surgeons have professional responsibilities in the following areas: 1. . . Veterinary surgeons and animals 1.1 Veterinary surgeons must make animal health and welfare their first consideration when attending to animals. 0000010776 00000 n In 2012, the RCVS introduced a new Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons, replacing the Guide to Professional Conduct which had existed until then. hŞb```b``‘e`e``[email protected] A Ç ˆ�Ã{ İÜàü@œÁ¿…5Ši#c £�Ãßù �öÌ×$¹Z$*Ô;�®É‘æ8¸&„a’Á,"‰'X&5é¸[û4,�‘U¢ˆQeÁüÊKgø"’;CÄ9‚D¦~Ÿ«sàYëˆâÚç©sC¶+HÆWŞœÚàè&Ó੡ᘠ0000002643 00000 n . . Supporting guidance; More from 'Advice & guidance' Coronavirus (Covid-19) Contact the Advice Team; Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses; Code of Professional Conduct app; GDPR – RCVS information and Q&As; Advice on Schedule 3; Vet Code tools. Use of homeopathy does not alter professional obligations to client and patient. 0000017054 00000 n 0000012732 00000 n 3 0 obj . . . 0000001603 00000 n �QN�`T�����n�f4AyFG�맾lj���ߩ�q,�������j�G�1z�� 0000003712 00000 n . . Inappropriate conduct may include a breach of the RCVS Codes of Professional Conductfor veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses or unethical behaviour, for example, false certification, care of an animal which falls far short of the expected standards, or practising under the influence of drugs or alcohol. endstream . .172 Clinical investigation accepted as recognised veterinary practice … . 4��l�a$�a!� 0000000016 00000 n stream Description. . 0000078594 00000 n . 0000007722 00000 n The RCVS Code of Professional Conduct sets out veterinary surgeons’ professional responsibilities. . x��SMS�0=׿b/�Gv�X�L!&(P��aAdGE�������ʁ�v�az�����}�oV�}��Jzr�:itF��άA���c����:I$N/v��ԫ �8�;�%d��(�͓N� ^)*fR ��,���>��1�WN\�������#�����d����?�-�|���[email protected]�4Tp�I�?�}\�F� �\˅_��Q�[ 3.4 It is unprofessional to aid in illegal practices of others. In such situations, veterinary su… For both veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses this states that they “must make animal health and welfare their first consideration when attending to animals.” (Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons, 2013, (Online) (Accessed August 0000003526 00000 n /Length 595 >> . << 66 0 obj <> endobj Veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses who have concerns about the competence of a colleague are encouraged to discuss the matter with the senior veterinary surgeon of the practice. You will need to comply with this code of conduct if you practise as a veterinary practitioner in the Australian Capital Territory. Past version: as posted at an unknown date. On occasions, the professional responsibilities in the Code may conflict with each other and veterinary surgeons may be presented with a dilemma. 0000000936 00000 n Veterinary Fellows, Members and Associates shall be guided by the Guide to Professional Conduct, published by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, in their practice of veterinary homeopathy. 0000003911 00000 n 0000005936 00000 n Guidance search. %PDF-1.4 This standard outlines the basic principles of professional conduct … 2.1 The Codes of Professional Conduct state that veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses must provide veterinary care and veterinary nursing care that is appropriate and adequate. . startxref . 0000002104 00000 n 0000012017 00000 n This regulation is replaced by CQLR c M-8, r 4. . (Health Protocol) … trailer /Length 4366 . Download the Vet Code PDF. 0000001486 00000 n Exemplary professional conduct upholds the dignity and the public trust vested in the veterinary profession. x��Ao�F�֯�M�v�}߻o�Ӳq�$ affecting his professional activity and behaviour. 0000005443 00000 n 0000011328 00000 n The scope of practice of animal physiotherapy is derived from The Scope of Practice of Physiotherapy PA44 (CSP, June 2005). code of professional conduct. 0000008504 00000 n It is the duty of veterinary surgeons to report practices contrary to relevant legislation and the Code of Ethics, or which compromises the welfare of animals, to the relevant authorities. Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons The use of animals in clinical teaching . . 1 0 obj Get the Vet Code on … . stream 0 0000006805 00000 n If the matter cannot be resolved with such an approach, any concerns should be brought to the attention of the RCVS Professional Conduct Department. N³X83BE hB|å�G­@6DM$ĞXˆiS!Æ.Juòâ :`3sdè‘ÍÌ*¦[email protected] 2.2 Veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses are personally accountable for their professional practice and must always be prepared to justify their decisions and actions. 0000023220 00000 n . 0000005054 00000 n The RCVS also introduced a Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Nurses (RCVS 2012c). G�N`ݽ_�o_�X�����p^q This is substantially the same as the Code of Professional Conduct for Veterinary Surgeons, save for the substitution of ‘veterinary nurse’ for ‘veterinary surgeon’. 0000020124 00000 n The purpose of the Code is to assure the community the best service of which veterinarians are capable and to promote co …