Smart VCPR Reform: Guardrails May Be the Key

Welcome to a new episode of MarkFive: Policy Off Leash. Today Mark reviews in detail the guardrails that might be the best way to approach reform for establishing a virtual-VCPR. We welcome your questions and comments below. Below is a transcript of the video. Greetings to season two and episode two of Mark Five Podcast brought to…

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Two States Jumped In: NJ & MI

The VVCA is back with a new episode of MarkFive: Policy Off Leash. Today Mark dives in to 2 states that recently made regulatory changes allowing a telemedicine VCPR to be established. We welcome your questions and comments below. Below is a transcript of the video. Greetings and welcome to season two of MarkFive podcasts…

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The VVCA Telemedicine Regulatory Map

Click Here To See The Telemedicine Regulatory Map Hello and welcome to episode seven of Mark Five: Policy Off Leash, and today is a special episode because I’m joined by my colleague, the executive director of the Veterinary Virtual Care Association, or VVCA, Ali McIntyre, a longtime partner and great friend of mine. Today, we…

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Comparing Telemedicine Policy | AVMA, AAVSB, and VIC

Hello, this is Mark Cushing with series 6 of Mark Five, Policy Off Leash. We’ve had five good discussions on telemedicine and virtual care and the law, if you will, of the regulations in place across the country and how they affect veterinarians and their teams. Today, we discuss the approach that three major organizations…

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FDA Status on Animal Telemedicine

Welcome to the third in the series of Mark Five: Policy Off Leash, which are short video casts about policies affecting virtual care and veterinary medicine in the United States. We looked earlier at the basic rules right now that govern the states in terms of what is in the laws affecting veterinarians in the…

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VCPR Changes Since COVID-19

The pandemic packed a punch, and today Mark Five tackles changes that were made to some veterinary rules, in response to the COVID pandemic. Are these changes here to stay? Listen in as Mark helps us understand these complex layers of change, which could promote reforms in the way veterinary medicine is practiced. Below is…

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The Basics About Telemedicine and the VCPR

Video Correction: Indiana belongs in category 3 (Must Have “Seen/Acquaintance with” the animal). It was previously in category 4 (Must Have Examined or Physically Examined Animal). The VVCA proudly presents MarkFive, the first in a series of short videos by Mark Cushing, Founder and Managing Partner of the Animal Policy Group, and co-founder of the…

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