We embrace technology and progress in every other area of our lives, and doing so in our working life is vital to keep in step with society and future proof our profession. Innovation could lead to significant benefits across the veterinary industry. But we must take the lead, and with this in mind it’s great to see the RCVS setup a veterinary innovation hub, ViVet with 4 key aims:
- Foster innovation
- Advise innovators with regards to regulations
- Showcasing innovations and business models
- Prepare practices for innovation and provide market insight, also enabling the College to regulate for the future.
So keep a finger on the pulse and check in with what’s going on. Everything from wearable technologies to feedback patient data, to big data and AI is covered.