NorthStar VETS Earns VECCS Recertification

(Robbinsville, April 28, 2021) – NorthStar VETS veterinary emergency and specialty veterinary hospital in New Jersey earned Level 1 recertification by the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society. Fewer than forty hospitals in the United States operate at this highest level.

Cindy Hauser MBA, MVT, VTS (ECC), member of the VECCS Facility Certification Committee said, “The Committee was pleased to recertify NorthStar VETS as a VECCS Level I Certified Facility. Congratulations to you, your facility, and to your fine staff of doctors, technicians, reception staff, and kennel workers, on this outstanding achievement!”

Dr. Steven Berkowitz, board-certified Critical Care specialist for NorthStar VETS, summed up what this means for pet parents, “This recertification is an important distinction because it means that pet parents in New Jersey have access to a 24/7 veterinary emergency hospital meeting the industry’s highest standards of care.”

About NorthStar VETS
Located in Robbinsville, NJ, NorthStar VETS is the region’s leader in providing advanced veterinary services by board-certified, residency trained, or highly experienced veterinarians 24/7. As an American Animal Hospital-Accredited (AAHA) Referral Practice, NorthStar VETS continues to set the standard in medical excellence for dogs, cats, birds, exotics, and other family pets.

About VECCS Level 1 Trauma Certification
A Level I emergency and critical care facility is a 24-hour acute care facility with the resources and specialty training necessary to provide sophisticated emergent and critical patient care. This facility is open to receive small animal emergency patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The level I facility must have a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care employed full time and available for consultation either on-site or by phone 24/7.


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