Newly Adopted and Proposed Rules

Newly Adopted Rules


Amended Rules effective May 31, 2019

4731-1-17: Instructional Staff in Ohio Cosmetic Therapy and Massage Therapy Programs

4731-27-02: Dismissing a Patient from the Medical Practice

4731-27-03: Notice of Termination of Physician Employment or physician Leaving a Practice, Selling a Practice, or Retiring from the Practice of Medicine

 

Rescinded Rule effective May 31, 2019

4761-11-03: Board Imposition of Penalties

 

Medication-assisted Treatment Rules effective April 30, 2019

Physician Assistant Rules (Chapter 4730-4, OAC)

Physician Rules (Chapter 4731-33, OAC)

 

Genetic Counselor Rules effective April 30, 2019

Genetic Counselor Rules (Chapters 4778-1 and 4778-2, OAC)

 

Proposed Rules Under Initial Review


4731-13-13: Subpoenas for Purposes of Hearing

4731-33-01: Definitions (Applicable to medication-assisted treatment) and 4731-33-02 Standards and procedures for withdrawal management for drug or alcohol addition

Respiratory Care rules for licensure, supervision of limited permit holders, continuing education, and providing information to the Medical Board

Physician Assistant Rules

Military Rules for All Medical Board Licensees and Respiratory Care Rules for Licensure and Continuing Education with Military Provisions

 

Proposed Rules Filed With The Common Sense Initiative Office


Rule 4731-9-01: Record of board meetings

Criminal Record Check Rules for All Medical Board Licensees

Consult Agreements with Pharmacists and Standards for Managing Drug Therapy

Amendments to Rules 4731-11-01 and 4731-11-14: Prescribing for Subacute and Chronic Pain

4731-1-08: Cosmetic Therapy Continuing Education Requirements

Limited Branch Rules for Cosmetic Therapy Licensure Examinations and Select Rules for Massage Therapy and Cosmetic Therapy Schools

 

Proposed Rules Filed with The Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review (JCARR)

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Notice of June 5, 2019 Public Hearing

A public hearing on proposed rules will be conducted on June 5, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. in the Lobby Hearing Room, Rhodes State Office Tower, 30 E. Broad Street, 1st Floor, Columbus, OH 43215. Oral and written testimony may be presented by any person affected by the proposed rules.

 

Massage therapy

4731-1-05 Scope of practice: massage therapy – To be amended

4731-1-24 Massage therapy renewal and continuing education – New rule

 

Notice of Medical Board meetings

4731-7-01 Method of notice of meetings – To be amended

 

Anesthesiologist assistants

4731-24-05 Military provisions related to certificate to practice as an anesthesiologist assistant – To be amended, but only by changing the referenced implementing and authorizing statutes


Notice of May 13, 2019 Public Hearing

A public hearing on proposed rules will be conducted on May 13, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. in the Lobby Hearing Room, Rhodes State Office Tower, 30 E. Broad Street, 1st Floor, Columbus, OH 43215. Oral and written testimony may be presented by any person affected by the proposed rules.

 

Surgical standards

4731-18-01 Standards for surgery - To be rescinded

4731-25-08 Standards for surgery - To be adopted as a new rule

 

Physician licensure

4731-6-01 Definitions - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-02 Preliminary education for medical and osteopathic licensure - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-03 Eligibility for the medical and osteopathic examination - To be rescinded

4731-6-05 Format of medical and osteopathic examination - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-07 Passing average on examination - To be rescinded

4731-6-10 Clinical competency examination - To be rescinded

4731-6-14 Eligibility for licensure by examination - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-15 Eligibility for licensure of national board diplomates and medical council of Canada licentiates - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-16 Eligibility for medical or osteopathic licensure by endorsement of licenses granted by other states - To be rescinded

4731-6-21 Application procedures for certificate issuance; investigation - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-22 Abandonment and withdrawal of medical and osteopathic licensure applications - To be amended

4731-6-30 Training certificates - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-31 Limited preexamination registration and limited certification - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-32 Clinical research faculty certificates - To be rescinded

4731-6-33 Special activity certificates - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-34 Volunteer certificates - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-6-35 Processing applications from service members, veterans, or spouses of service members or veterans - To be amended 

 

Anesthesiologist assistant rules

4731-24-01 Definitions - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-24-02 Anesthesiologist assistants: supervision - To be rescinded and adopted as a new rule with amendments

4731-24-03 Anesthesiologist assistants: enhanced supervision - To be rescinded and adopted a new rule with amendments

 

Limited branch of medicine practitioners

4731-1-02 Application of rules governing limited branches of medicine - To be amended

 

Licensees who receive a controlled substance for treatment of opioid dependence

4731-16-16 Practice prohibition - To be rescinded

 

Assessing and granting clearance for return to practice or competition after a concussion

4731-31-01 Requirements for assessing and granting clearance for return to practice and competition - To be amended

 

Physicians who prescribe a drug to be administered by a pharmacist by injection

4731-34-01 Standards and procedures to be followed by physicians when prescribing a dangerous drug that may be administered by a pharmacist by injection - To be adopted as a new rule

 


Notice of March 12, 2019 Public Hearing

A public hearing on proposed rules will be conducted on March 12, at 1:30 p.m. in the Lobby Hearing Room, Rhodes State Office Tower, 30 E. Broad Street, 1st Floor, Columbus, OH 43215. Oral and written testimony may be presented by any person affected by the proposed rules.

 

Respiratory care professionals

4761-11-03 Board imposition of penalties – To be rescinded

 

Termination of the physician-patient relationship

4731-27-02 Dismissing a patient from the medical practice – To be amended

4731-27-03 Notice of termination of physician employment or physician leaving a practice, selling a practice, or retiring from the practice of medicine.