Each provider of a bone marrow transplant service shall meet the following staffing criteria:
(A) A medical director responsible for the oversight of the care provided on the unit who actively performs bone marrow transplant services as part of that transplant service and who is:
(1) Board-certified in hematology, oncology, immunology, or pediatric hematology/oncology or have documented experience in the field of hematopoietic progenitor cell (HPC) transplantation extending over ten years;
(2) An active physician on staff at the hospital providing involved in direct patient care; and
(3) Has 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 at least one of the following:
(a) A national cooperative chemotherapy group;
(b) The national bone marrow donor program; or
(c) A national institute of health-supported bone marrow transplant research program.
(B) At a minimum, one other primary transplantation physician actively participating in the service.
(C) A nursing team that, in order to ensure adequate continuity of care, is committed to the transplant service on a full-time basis and has the training and skills commensurate with the required tasks performed.
(D) The care of bone marrow transplant patients shall be coordinated by a multidisciplinary team whose members have training and skills commensurate with the required tasks performed.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/01/2022
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, 6/21/12