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The ultimate responsibility of the Board is to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of Wyoming by ensuring that those individuals licensed to provide veterinary services in the state are duly qualified.
The Wyoming Board of Veterinary Medicine has scheduled a board meeting for Sunday, June 22, 2014, at the Best Western Lander Inn, 260 Grandview Drive, Lander, WY to begin at 2:00 P.M.
The agenda includes approval of minutes, financials, report of new licensees, continuing education policy, review of AAVSB documents, NBVME Species Specific Examinations, Cease & Desist letters, rules review and discussion and any other matter properly brought before the Board.
Members of the Board are: Warren Crawford, DVM, Sundance; Susie Blaha, DVM, Boulder; George Faris, DVM, Wheatland; Timothy Graham, DVM, Basin; Jim Logan, DVM, State Veterinarian; and public member Jaime Hornecker.
The meeting will be held according to the Wyoming Administrative Procedures Act. If you wish to attend this meeting and you require reasonable accommodation, please contact JoAnn Reid at (307) 777-3507, fax (307) 777-3508, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Communication impaired persons may also contact us via Wyoming Relay (TTY) at 1-800-877-9965.
RULES AND REGULATIONS
The proposed changes to the Wyoming State Board of Veterinary Medicine Rules and Regulations have been approved by the Governor effective November 20, 2013. Chapters 1 and 3 have been amended to update, define and clarify. Chapter 7 was created to establish Rules and Regulations regarding Animal Euthanasia Technician certification.
Copies of the rules may be obtained by visiting the website http://plboards.state.wy.us/vetboard/index.asp or upon request from the Wyoming Board of Veterinary Medicine, Emerson Building, Room 104, 2001 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82002, phone (307) 777-3507.
IMPORTANT CLARIFICATION OF THE REVISED CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENT
The Wyoming State Board of Veterinary Medicine (Board) voted during the September 4, 2012 conference call meeting to accept continuing education taken between July 24, 2012 and December 31, 2014, for the 2015 Veterinary Medicine renewal.
Previous correspondence provided that the education must be taken between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2014.
Every two years each Licensee shall satisfactorily complete a minimum of twenty-four (24) credit hours of continuing education approved by the Board in subjects related to the practice of veterinary medicine. The continuing education must be reported on the form that will be provided by the Board, and submitted with the 2015 renewal application prior to or post-marked by December 31, 2014.
JoAnn M. Reid