3701-4-01 Definitions.

As used in rules 3701-4-01 to 3701-4-03 of the Administrative Code:

(A) "Cancer" means any primary malignant neoplasm with the exception of basal and squamous carcinoma of the skin and carcinoma in situ of the cervix.

(B) "Dentist" means a person who is licensed under section 4715.12 or 4715.15 of the Revised Code to practice dentistry.

(C) "Department" means the department of health.

(D) "Director" means the director of health.

(E) "Hospital" has the same meaning as in section 3727.01 of the Revised Code.

(F) "Ohio cancer incidence surveillance system" means a population based cancer registry maintained at the department pursuant to section 3701.261 of the Revised Code to monitor the incidence of various types of malignant diseases in Ohio, make appropriate epidemiologic studies to determine any causal relations of such disease with occupational, nutritional, environmental, or infectious conditions, and alleviate or eliminate any such conditions

(G) "Physician" means a person who holds a valid certificate issued under Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 08/23/2010 and 08/15/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3701.262
Rule Amplifies: 3701.262
Prior Effective Dates: 5/20/1993