Exploring the Future of Veterinary Virtual Care: Insights from the 2023 VVCA Global Summit

In the ever-evolving landscape of veterinary medicine, the 2023 Veterinary Virtual Care Association (VVCA) Global Summit promises to be a beacon of knowledge and innovation. Scheduled from October 30, 2023, to November 20, 2023, this exceptional series of events is set to redefine the realm of virtual veterinary care. Hosted on the digital platform of The Webinar Vet, this summit is designed to provide professionals with comprehensive insights into the world of virtual care. 

The 2023 VVCA Global Summit, organized by the Veterinary Virtual Care Association (VVCA), aims to guide veterinary professionals towards a deeper understanding of virtual care's applications in medical practice. This series of events will explore a wide array of topics, from regulatory changes to the indispensable role of Veterinary Technicians in this evolving landscape. 

Here, we offer a sneak peek into the four days of the summit and why you should save your seat today!

Day 1: Foundations and Forward-Thinking in Veterinary Telehealth 

The summit kicks off with a dynamic exploration of the core principles of virtual veterinary care. It delves into how virtual care intersects with the contemporary landscape of veterinary medicine. A special focus is placed on the pivotal contributions of veterinary technicians and mid-level practitioners in addressing the workforce challenges faced by the industry. You can watch it on-demand now!

Drawing lessons from the world of human telemedicine, the summit will discuss the legislative milestones that have shaped veterinary virtual care in the United States. A surprise session promises to keep attendees engaged, followed by a discussion on addressing veterinary deserts and the integration of telehealth into traditional practice. 

For those seeking interactive discussions and knowledge-sharing, this day's Q&A sessions will provide an ideal platform for vibrant dialogue. 

Day 2: Global Regulations and Expanding Horizons 

Day two of the summit takes a deep dive into the intricacies of the RCVS 'Under Care' regulations and updates in European telehealth. It broadens the perspective by highlighting the potential of telehealth in revolutionizing food animal care. The day's agenda recognizes the hesitance among practitioners toward telehealth and aims to address it head-on. 

Another surprise session is set to captivate attendees, leading to discussions about the crucial role of credentialed veterinary technicians and the refinement of virtual referral processes. As the day progresses, it will offer invaluable insights into the emergency and urgent care sectors before concluding with another interactive Q&A session. 

Day 3: Industry Dynamics and Consumer Behavior 

The third day of the summit underscores virtual care's role in veterinary colleges and its potential interplay with pet insurance in the future. Monetizing telehealth consultations remains a hot topic as veterinary professionals explore the dynamics at play. 

Following a brief break, the surprise session will lead to a deep dive into the affinity between shelter medicine and virtual care. Attendees will gain insights into understanding pet parent behaviors and preferences in this evolving landscape. The day will culminate with an interactive Q&A session. 

Day 4: Technological Advances and The Future 

The final day of the summit takes a global perspective, shining a spotlight on the changing landscape of telehealth regulations in Canada. Discussions will revolve around maximizing the potential of digital tools and technological advances to enhance virtual exams. A surprise session will add an element of intrigue to the proceedings. 

The summit will conclude by addressing common myths surrounding virtual veterinary care and emphasizing the pivotal role of credentialed veterinary technicians in this domain. As the event draws to a close, it will offer a visionary look at the future of veterinary medicine in the burgeoning telehealth world. A concluding Q&A and outro will wrap up this insightful day. 

The 2023 VVCA Global Summit is proudly brought to you by VVCA, pets app, vet expertise, VetCT, and QSM Diagnostics. 

With just two more days to go before this groundbreaking event, we encourage all veterinary professionals and enthusiasts to reserve their seats and join the discussion on the future of virtual veterinary care. The 2023 VVCA Global Summit promises to be a catalyst for change, offering a deeper understanding of how virtual care can transform the world of veterinary medicine. 

Don't miss this unique opportunity to gain valuable insights, learn from industry experts, and contribute to the future of veterinary healthcare. Reserve your seat today and be part of the future of virtual care in the veterinary world. 

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