(A) The provider of a bone marrow transplant service shall meet the following staffing criteria:
(1) Each service shall have a medical director responsible for oversight of care on the unit and actively performs bone marrow transplant services at the hospital where he or she is the medical director and at least one other primary tranplantation physician actively participating in the service;
(2) The medical director of the service shall be:
(a) Board certified in hematology, oncology, immunology, or pediatric hematology/oncology;
(b) On staff at the hospital, an active physician involved in direct patient care; and
(c) Have a minimum of one year clinical bone marrow transplantation training at a major transplant center in the United States formally recognized as a bone marrow transplant center by a national cooperative chemotherapy group, the national bone marrow donor program, or a national institute of health-supported bone marrow transplant research program.
(3) A nursing team with training and skills commensurate with the required tasks shall be committed to the transplant service on a full-time basis to assure adequate continuity of care; and
(4) The care of bone marrow transplant patients shall be coordinated by a multidisciplinary team with training and skills commensurate with the required tasks.
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 04/05/2012 and 05/01/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3702.11 , 3702.13
Rule Amplifies: 3702.11 , 3702.12 , 3702.13 , 3702.14 , 3702.141 , 3702.15 , 3702.16 , 3702.18 , 3702.19 , 3702.20
Prior Effective Dates: 3/1/1997, 3/24/03