4729-29-07 Board review of the institutional policy for consult agreements.

An institutional policy for consult agreements developed pursuant to division (C) of section 4729.39 of the Revised Code shall be subject to review by the state board of pharmacy as follows:

(A) Upon the request of the state board of pharmacy, a hospital shall immediately make available its policy for consult agreements. The state board of pharmacy, after review, may approve the policy or return it to the hospital for revision without approval.

(B) Each long-term-care facility's policy for consult agreements shall be submitted to the state board of pharmacy for review prior to implementation. The state board of pharmacy shall approve the policy only after the board is satisfied that the policy complies with all appropriate laws and rules. Any subsequent revisions to the policy, after the initial approval, must be submitted to the state board of pharmacy and approved prior to implementation.

(C) If a policy for consult agreements has been returned for revision without approval to a hospital or long-term-care facility by the state board of pharmacy, such policy may not be implemented until it has been approved by the board.

(D) Policies for consult agreements that are requested by, or that are required to be submitted to, the state board of pharmacy may be reviewed with the state medical board, as appropriate.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/26/2008 and 09/26/2013

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 4729.26

Rule Amplifies: 4729.39

Prior Effective Dates: 6/1/2001