4715-9-01.3 Monitoring of nitrous oxide-oxygen (N2O-O2) minimal sedation; education or training requirements.

Each licensed dental hygienist seeking to monitor nitrous oxide-oxygen (N 2 O-O 2 ) minimal sedation must have completed a basic life-support training course certified by the American heart association, the American red cross, or the American safety and health institute, and remain current at all times when monitoring N 2 O-O 2 minimal sedation. In order to monitor N 2 O-O 2 minimal sedation the dental hygienist must have completed the education and examination requirements set forth in rule 4715-11-02.1 of the Administrative Code for the monitoring of N 2 O-O 2 minimal sedation for basic qualified personnel excepting that the licensed dental hygienist is not required to complete the stipulations set forth in paragraph (A)(38)(b) of rule 4715-11-02 of the Administrative Code.

Completion of basic life-support and all education and examination requirement for the administration of N 2 O-O 2 minimal sedation shall be documented on a form supplied by the board, with any necessary supporting information attached. This form shall be maintained in the facility(s) where the dental hygienist is working. The board retains the right and authority, upon notification, to audit, monitor or request evidence demonstrating adherence to Chapter 4715. of the Revised Code and/or agency 4715 of the Administrative Code.

Effective: 12/24/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 12/01/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4715.03 , 4715.39
Rule Amplifies: 4715.23 , 4715.39