How to make innovative change in veterinary medicine

During an interview with dvm360®, Tasha McNerney, CVT, CVPP, VTS (Anesthesia and Analgesia), encouraged veterinary technicians to be proactive and implement their ideas to accelerate the field of animal care.

In an interview with dvm360®, Tasha McNerney, CVT, CVPP, VTS (Anesthesia and Analgesia), highlighted some of her ideas that have been realized to advance veterinary medicine and explained how others can do the same by finding the right resources and like-minded colleagues.

Watch the video below for the full discussion. The following is a partial transcript.

Tasha McNerney, CVT, CVPP, VTS (Anesthesia and Analgesia): Find your people, no matter if they are [clinical-path] People or behavioral people or hospice people or practice management people. So find that group of people and hang out with them and start brainstorming. If there’s something you think [veterinary medicine] Needs that we don’t have yet, be it a product [or] something [else]. [For example], check out the engineers who developed the Doppler tape we use to simplify Doppler blood pressures. There are all sorts [and] Engineers have these ideas and are capable of them [creating].