Licensure, Liability and Workers Compensation Coverage for Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians Responding to Declared Emergencies Out of State

Comment on this policy

(a) AVMA encourages interstate recognition of licenses issued to veterinarians and credentials issued to veterinary technicians officially responding to state-declared emergencies; and

(b) Affected states are encouraged to provide liability and workers compensation insurance for veterinarians and veterinary technicians who provide veterinary services during disasters.