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1605 North Ankeny Blvd #110
Ankeny, IA 50023
Hours: Mon- Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm
How are you?
That’s the question I hear most as an opening to conversations right now. I’ve had more communication by videoconference than in person meetings this week, and I suspect that will be the way of things for a while. Because we are all vets, I can make some guesses. You’re tired, but you’re putting your patients first. You and your staff have raw hands, because you’re scrubbing down every surface between visits, and scrubbing your hands more often than you already usually do. More...
Iowa Board of Veterinary Medicine - UPDATES 04/02/20
Contact Dr. Jeff Kaisand 515-281-0866 or Ginny Eason 515-281-8617 with questions.
IBVM Gives Guidance for establishing VCPR during COVID-19 Crisis
In conjunction with Governor's Reynolds March 17 Proclamation of Emergency Disaster, The Iowa Board of Veterinary Medicine is suspending enforcement of the establishment of Veterinarian/client/patient relationships (VCPR) by telephonic or electronic communication for companion animals. This allows for Iowa veterinarians to temporarily use telemedicine to see companion animals without a previously established VCPR. This suspension does not apply to the provision of veterinary services for livestock. Read the entire proclamation here.
IBVM Removes Online CE Credit Maximum due to COVID-19 Crisis
The Iowa Board of Veterinary Medicine is lifting the 20-hour limit on distance (online) education courses for continuing education credit for veterinarians for the current license renewal period, ending June 30, 2020. At this time, there is no extension on the June 30, 2020 license renewal deadline. The Board also lifted the 10-hour credit limit on online continuing education courses
for veterinary technicians whose renewal deadline is December 31, 2020. Read the entire proclamation here.