The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) have published a revised SQP Code of Practice. The Code of Practice sets the standards for bodies that have been recognised to be suitable for registration of Suitably Qualified Persons (SQPs) e.g. VetSkill and for SQPs who are registered with a recognised body and who can supply veterinary medicines classified […]

  2. VMD Pharmaceutical Industry Information Event

    The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) will be hosting its annual information event for the pharmaceutical industry on Friday 23rd June 2017 from 10:00am to 14:30pm. They will cover the following topics: •   EU Exit update •   Update on the new regulations and the Great Repeal Bill •   Industry perspective on the Cascade […]

  3. VMD issues recall for cattle ectoparasiticide

    The VMD has issued a product defect recall alert for specified batches of a por-on cattle ectoparasiticide due to reported leakage problems. In a statement the VMD said: ‘We wish to make wholesalers, veterinary surgeons, pharmacists and SQPs aware Elanco Europe has issued a recall for Flypor 4% w/v Pour-on Solution (Vm 00879/4008). The issue […]

  4. Sign up to VMD publications

    The VMD have recently published a number of recalls for veterinary medicines, some of which are POM-VPS.   To sign up to the VMD publications visit www.gov.uk and sign up to the latest updates by email.   The Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) protects animal health, public health and the environment.   The VMD is an […]

  5. VetSkill exhibiting at Head Nurse Congress 2017

    VetSkill will be exhibiting at Head Nurse Congress taking place at Whittlebury Hall in Northamptonshire this weekend (20th and 21st May). Come and speak to us about our current qualifications and qualifications in development.