Human nurses take exception to using "nurse" in veterinary medicine

The debate about the veterinary nurse initiative continues. Rachael Zimlich explains some of the objections from the human nurse perspective: "We are not suggesting any pet owner will confuse a staff member in a veterinary clinic or hospital as a human healthcare practitioner. The issue at hand is the title ‘nurse’ and the connotations and respect that come with that title.” Continue reading.

Source: DVM 360, September 11, 2018

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