Extension For Temporary Remote Prescribing During Pandemic

Posted 2 years ago

RCVS have extended the allowance for veterinary surgeons to remotely prescribe POM-Vs for another 6 weeks, until the next review no later than 6th August 2020.

Temporary remote prescribing for veterinary surgeons first came into affect in March 2020 in light of the Coronavirus pandemic, to allow vets to prescribe to animals without having physically examined the animal, subject to safeguards and conditions being in place.

For further information about temporary remote prescribing, please click HERE.