(A) The bureau is authorized to certify a provider who wishes to participate in the HPP. The bureau is authorized to recertify a provider at least every one to three years. The bureau may, but is not required to, recertify providers on a staggered basis, in order of the provider's initial certification date or such other criteria as the bureau determines appropriate.
(B) A provider shall be certified or recertified by the bureau to treat injured workers if the provider is a direct service provider; meets and maintains basic credentialing criteria under rule 4123-6-02.2 of the Administrative Code; meets and maintains all other applicable criteria under the workers' compensation statutes and rules; and completes and signs a provider application and agreement or recertification application and agreement with the bureau.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 08/26/2015 and 08/25/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4121.12, 4121.121, 4121.30, 4121.31, 4121.44, 4121.441, 4123.05
Rule Amplifies: 4121.12, 4121.121, 4121.44, 4121.441
Prior Effective Dates: 2/16/96, 1/5/99, 1/1/01, 3/29/02, 2/1/10