A World-class network of care providers with a passion for taking care of pets via TELEHEALTH
Interested in joining the Pongo Health team? We’re building a world-class virtual practice and we’d love for you to join.
Pet Health during COVID-19
Pongo Health is committed to providing the highest-quality virtual care amidst the COVID-19 crisis. As the AVMA, CDC, and others have observed, this is a defining moment for virtual care, and we appreciate all care providers eager to contribute their expertise to help more pets in need. If you’re interested in joining our virtual care solution, we’re eager to meet you.
No time commitment required
Accept consultations at your convenience or set up regular office hours
See New and Existing Pet Patients
Provide advice to New Pet Parents seeking answers to common Pet questions or conduct a telemedicine consultation with existing patients with whom you have an established VCPR
From your office or from your home
Pongo Health is 100% mobile. We provide iOS and Android support so you can see Patients from wherever is most convenient
Monetize your expertise
Set your own prices for video consultations, get compensated for text conversations conducted, and earn more based on your performance with pet parents!
Pongo Veterinary Professional Requirements
If you’re a Veterinarian interested in exploring telehealth, we’d like to meet you.
- Active Professional License (DVM or VMD) to practice Veterinary Medicine or an active Veterinary Technician License (RVT, CVT, or LVT) issued and valid in the USA
- Unrestricted ability to practice independently
- Active professional liability insurance
- No active malpractice claims or state license actions
Finding a Balance is Important to Maintaining Results
Our Vets benefit and appreciate the abilility to continuously provide care to Pet Parents, while allowing them to find more balance and/or varienty in their daily routines
But What About After?
How Pongo Vets continue to care for their patients
Build relationships on Pongo Health
We expect and are supportive of Vets building long lasting Teleadvice relationships with new patients, while promoting Telemedicine with VCPR patients.
Pet Parents will have the ability to request Vets on Pongo Health, or the option to be seen by out other amazing Veternarians
Maintain the highest standards
We ask that our providers remember our high-touch culture by continuing to strive for the highest standards of service through quality, reliability, and patient safety
Pongo Health will conduct regular reviews of each Vet, so you can rest assured your teleadvice patients will receive the highest level care if you are ever unable to see them
The Pongo Marketplace and Pharmacy
We provide Pet Parents the ability to purchase the supplies and medications (OTC or Rx, if relevant) you recommend. Our autoship option allows to Pet Parents to ensure compliance with your guidance
Frequently Asked Questions
Learn How it Works!
Who is eligible to join pongo?
Veterinary Professionals with a valid US veterinary medicine or technician license (DVM, VMD or RVT, CVT, LVT) and in eligibility to practice (i.e. in good standing) are eligible to join Pongo.
what is the application process?
Download the Pongo App and create a Veterinary Professional account.
After your account is created, the Pongo Team will review your credentials and conduct an interview before you are able to meet with Pet Parents on the Pongo Platform.
Questions? Email us at [email protected]
WHAT is the compensation rate?
Pongo strives to provide pet parents with the best advice possible and to do that we look to bring on board the best veterinary professionals and aim to compensate them very fairly for their expertise (i.e. we care about expertise over profits – and provide very competitive pay).
Register HERE to learn more about compensation rates.
is there a set schedule?
Only if you want! Pongo allows Veterinary Professionals to set their own hours. There is no need to tell Pongo about your schedule in advance.
Simply open the App and slide the “Receive Patients” button to tell us you’re available to see patients and leave the rest to us!
In case a pet parent has requested to speak with you or requested an appointment – you’ll get a notification on your phone.
what happens in the event of an emergency?
Your first duty will be to assess if you can help the pet parent using Telemedicine. In the event of an emergency, immediately tell the pet parent to visit a Vet or contact the appropriate resource below:
ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center’s 24-hour hotline at (888) 426-4435.
Download Pongo Now and get access to the platform, or feel free to get in touch!