The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) provides specific guidance to Veterinary Professionals and Premises. Please click on the link above for additional information.
The mission of the Veterinary Medical Board (VMB) is to protect consumers and animals by regulating licensees, promoting professional standards, and diligent enforcement of the California Veterinary Medicine Practice Act.
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The Department of Health Care Services provides important guidance to all health care licensees related to non-discrimination in medical treatment for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). That guidance is available here.
The California Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) has developed helpful information as it relates to California Veterinarians and the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Veterinary Medical Board is sharing this information as a resource only and is not endorsing the recommendations by CVMA.
On March 19, 2020, Governor Newsom issued Executive Order N-33-20. This Executive Order provided a stay at home order for the citizens of California, except as needed to maintain continuity of operations of the federal critical infrastructure sectors. The Executive Order referred to the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency, which provides guidance regarding the identification of essential critical infrastructure workers. Please utilize this document when determining whether your business provides essential or non-essential services and whether you should remain open. That document can be found here.
The Veterinary Medical Board is sharing this information as a resource only and is not endorsing the recommendations by AVMA.