Practice standards

RCVS logoAll of the practices within Harbour Veterinary Group have been individually inspected by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and been awarded the status of General Practice and Hospital.

Every four years we are inspected by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons with regards to our standards, this includes client service as well as the clinical services we provide and also the buildings we provide our service from.

To be accredited with RCVS Accredited Status we are inspected in the following criteria:-

  • Client experience.
  • Clinical governance.
  • Anaesthesia.
  • Dentistry.
  • Diagnostic imaging.
  • Emergency and critical care.
  • Infection control in-patient care.
  • Laboratory and clinical pathology.
  • Medicines.
  • Nursing.
  • Pain management.
  • Practice team.
  • Premises.
  • Surgery.
  • Medical records.
  • Out of hours.
  • Out patients.