(A) The provider of a pediatric cardiac catheterization service shall provide adequate, properly designed space to perform cardiac catheterization procedures safely and effectively. The amount of space may vary with the types of procedures performed and the nature of the facility such as interventional versus diagnostic and teaching versus non-teaching.
(B) Each cardiac catheterization service shall utilize the following:
(1) Procedure rooms that meet or exceed minimum space requirements established by the equipment manufacturer and are at least four hundred square feet or, if constructed or renovated or pediatric cardiac catheterization services initiated after March 1, 1997 at least five hundred square feet;
(2) Control rooms of at least ninety-six square feet for each procedure room served. Control rooms that are constructed or renovated or pediatric cardiac catheterization services initiated after March 1, 1997 shall have a minimum of one hundred fifty square feet for each procedure room served. Each procedure room shall have an assigned control room; and
(3) Clean utility rooms that can sufficiently and efficiently supply the procedure rooms.
(C) A general radiology room cannot be used as a cardiac catheterization procedure room.
(D) The provider of a pediatric cardiac catheterization service shall ensure that each laboratory where a cardiac catheterization procedure is conducted is appropriately equipped to provide high quality pediatric imaging, physiological monitoring, and provision of emergency care.
(E) The provider of a pediatric cardiac catheterization service shall provide and maintain radiation generating equipment in accordance with applicable state and federal requirements as specified in Chapter 3748. of the Revised Code and the rules adopted thereunder.
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, 6/1/07