4729-19-02 Prescriptions for sterile products.

(A) Sterile product prescriptions must meet the requirements of rule 4729-5-30 of the Administrative Code, except that a sterile product prescription prepared in accordance with federal and state requirements that is for a schedule II narcotic substance to be compounded for the direct administration to a patient by parenteral, intravenous, intramuscular, subcutaneous, or intraspinal infusion may be transmitted by the prescriber or the prescriber's agent to the dispensing pharmacy by facsimile. The facsimile shall serve as the original written prescription and shall be received and maintained pursuant to rules 4729-5-21 and 4729-5-30 of the Administrative Code. The original signed prescription must remain with the patient's records at the prescriber's office or the institutional facility where it was issued.

(B) The requirements for sterile product prescriptions received by a fluid therapy pharmacy are as specified in rule 4729-31-02 of the Administrative Code.

Eff 11-25-94; 3-1-99; 1-1-04; 2-1-05
Rule promulgated under: RC 119.03
Rule authorized by: RC 3719.28, 4729.26, 4729.66
Rule amplifies: RC 3719.06, 3719.07, 4729.37
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 12/01/2009 and 12/01/2014