The Knowledge Center is a resource library of the most commonly asked questions members have posed to the NYSVMS office. Several documents have been written by NYSVMS legal counsel where a legal opinion, or an interpretation of current law, is needed.
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Knowledge Center articles related to disease prevention like rabies, lyme, heartworm, safety plans, etc.
Knowledge Center resources about becoming a licensed veterinarian
Forms related to the practice of veterinary medicine: Pet Lemon law, DEA registration, consent form, hospital admission form
Knowledge Center articles related to veterinary medical records
Contains Knowledge Center articles related to pharmacy, pet medications, compounding, controlled substances and other topics related to drugs.
Knowledge Center articles and resources related to safety practices and welfare of employees in hospital setting.
Articles related to the business of owning/managing a veterinary hospital/clinic
Resources, including current standards, for Veterinary Facility Accreditation Program.
Standards current as of 2012.