Pharmacy intern administration of diagnostic tests
||A pharmacy intern under the direct supervision of a
pharmacist may administer clinical laboratory improvement amendments (CLIA)
waived diagnostic laboratory testing provided the following conditions are
pharmacy or facility licensed as a terminal distributor of dangerous drugs is
certified by the United States department of health and human services (HHS),
as a clinical laboratory through the CLIA;
||The pharmacy or
facility licensed as a terminal distributor of dangerous drugs has obtained a
CLIA certificate of waiver from HHS; and
person of the terminal distributor of dangerous drugs and the terminal
distributor of dangerous drugs shall ensure and document that all pharmacy
interns conducting CLIA waived tests pursuant to this rule receive appropriate
training to conduct testing in a safe and effective manner.
pharmacy intern under the direct supervision of a pharmacist may evaluate the
results of a test administered under this rule when advising a patient or a
health care professional treating a patient if the test relates to the
patient's drug therapy.
||This rule applies only to the administration and
evaluation of laboratory testing by individuals licensed or registered in
accordance with Chapter 4729. of the Revised Code.
Cite as Ohio Admin. Code 4729:2-3-05
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