Licensed health professional authorized to prescribe drugs
||The following persons licensed in accordance with
Chapters 4715., 4723., 4725., 4729., 4730., 4731., and 4741. of the Revised
Code are authorized by law to write prescriptions for drugs or dangerous drugs
in the course of the person's professional practice:
||Chapter 4715. of
the Revised Code: dentist.
||Chapter 4725. of
the Revised Code: optometrist, if that person holds a current therapeutic
pharmaceutical agents certificate as defined in section
4725.01 of the Revised
||Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code: doctor of medicine,
doctor of osteopathic medicine and surgery, and doctor of
||Chapter 4741. of the Revised Code: doctor of veterinary
||Chapter 4723. of the Revised Code: advanced practice
registered nurse in accordance with paragraph (D) of this rule.
||Chapter 4730. of
the Revised Code: physician assistant in accordance with paragraph (E) of this
||Chapter 4729. of the Revised Code: pharmacist in
accordance with paragraph (F) of this rule.
participating in an approved internship, residency, or fellowship program in
this state are authorized to write prescriptions only when acting within the
person's scope of employment. Approved internship and residency programs are
those accredited by the "Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
(ACGME)," "American Osteopathic Association (AOA)," or "Council of Podiatric
Medical Education (CPME) of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)."
Approved clinical fellowships are those at institutions which have a residency
program in the same or a related clinical field which is accredited by the
ACGME, the AOA, or the APMA.
prescriber whose license is current and in good standing and who is authorized
to issue prescriptions for dangerous drugs in the course of the prescriber's
professional practice in a state other than Ohio is authorized to write
prescriptions in that state for drugs to be dispensed in the state of Ohio. The
prescriber shall comply with the requirements of rule 4729:5-5-15 of the
||An advanced practice registered nurse shall prescribe
pursuant to the requirements set forth in section
4723.481 of the Revised Code and
the rules adopted thereunder.
assistant who holds a valid prescriber number pursuant to section
4730.41 of the Revised Code
issued by the state medical board is authorized to prescribe drugs and
therapeutic devices in the exercise of physician-delegated prescriptive
||A pharmacist who is either:
manage drug therapy pursuant section
4729.39 of the Revised Code when
authorized by a consult agreement and to the extent specified in the agreement;
||Authorized to issue prescriptions for dangerous drugs
pursuant to Chapter 4729. of the Revised Code.
Cite as Ohio Admin. Code
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates:
Effective Dates: 09/10/1976, 07/01/1984, 07/01/1990, 07/01/1993, 03/03/1995,
02/01/1998, 03/01/1999, 02/01/2003, 02/01/2005, 01/01/2006, 10/19/2007,