Scope of Veterinary Practice Committee

Committee members are to:

  • Gather available resources on the subject.
  • Identify the full range of issues.
  • Understand the challengers and where they are coming from.
  • What are the legalities involved? Who has oversight?
  • What is the appropriate use of other health professionals?
  • What is the appropriate use of paraprofessionals?
  • Develop a backgrounder on each issue.
  • Identify any associated expenses for budgeting purposes.
  • Develop recommendations for the Board of Directors to determine the best course of actions for members in the OVMA’s care, their patients, and the public at large.
  • Provide the Board of Directors with a progress report.