(A) Each person who desires to perform the duties of a dental assistant radiographer shall file with the secretary of the state dental board a written application for a dental assistant radiographer's certificate. Each applicant for a dental assistant radiographer's certificate shall pay an application fee of twenty-five dollars. Each applicant shall furnish satisfactory proof of the following on a form prescribed and provided by the state dental board:
(1) Except as provided in paragraph (B) of this rule, he has completed a board-approved dental radiography training program presented by either of the following:
(a) An accredited educational institution or program; or
(b) A permanent sponsor of continuing education as listed in paragraphs (A)(1) to (A)(9) of rule 4715-8-02 of the Administrative Code.
(B) A dental assistant radiographer shall be exempt from the initial training requirements provided in paragraph (A) of this rule if either of the following apply:
(1) He holds current certification as a dental assistant from the "Dental Assisting National Board" or the "Ohio Commission on Dental Assistant Certification"; or
(2) He holds a current license, certificate, or other credential issued by another state that the board determines uses standards for dental assistant radiographers that are at least equal to those established by state dental board rules.
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 07/21/2006 and 06/01/2011
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4715.53, 4715.58 repealed
Rule Amplifies: 4715.53, 4715.54
Prior Effective Dates: 3-3-95; 4-4-02; 11-1-04