Immediate Supervision means that the duly
licensed veterinarian is in audible and visual range of the animal patient and
the person treating the animal.
licensed veterinarian is responsible to assure that the following tasks being
performed by Veterinary Assistants is under immediate supervision:
1. Surgical assistance;
2. Maintenance of anesthesia;
3. Application of splints and
4. Dental extractions not
requiring sectioning of the tooth or the resectioning of bone;
6. Blood or blood componenet collection and
preparation for transfusion;
Administration and application of treatments, drugs, medications, and
immunological agents by IV routes;
8. Collection of urine by cystocentesis or
Administration of blood or blood components to animal patients.
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 700-15-.01
Original Rule entitled
"Immediate Supervision" adopted. F. Oct. 5,
2006; eff. Oct. 25, 2006.
Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F.
Aug. 24, 2007; eff.
Sept. 13, 2007.