3701-7-02 Application of rules.

(A) Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this rule, no person shall operate any of the following unless the person holds the appropriate valid license issued under this chapter:

(1) A maternity unit as defined in division (C) of section 3711.01 of the Revised Code;

(2) A newborn care nursery as defined in division (D) of section 3711.01 of the Revised Code; and

(3) A maternity home as defined in division (B) of section 3711.01 of the Revised Code.

(B) Paragraph (A) of this rule does not apply to a freestanding birthing center licensed or a freestanding birthing center exempted from licensure under Chapter 3702. of the Revised Code and Chapter 3701-83 of the Administrative Code.

Effective: 01/01/2012
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/01/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3711.12
Rule Amplifies: 3711.01 , 3711.02 , 3711.04 , 3711.05