4751-1-07 Examination and passing grade.

(A) Every applicant for a nursing home administrator's license shall be required to pass the examination.

(B) The board shall determine a passing grade for each section of the examination separately, and shall apply such grade uniformly to all persons taking that examination.

(C) If an oral examination is used, totally or as part of the examination process, the board must use as a basis for such oral examination a written prepared outline of subject matter based upon the core of knowledge in nursing home administration and upon practical training and experience. The board shall designate weighted values to the subject matter for such oral examination. Prior authorization for use of an oral examination must be granted by the board.

(D) Failure to make a passing grade on any section of the examination constitutes failure to pass the examination. The candidate shall be required to repeat in the whole the section or sections previously failed.

(E) If a candidate fails three times to attain a passing grade on the examination, he is no longer eligible to sit for the examination until he meets the requirements of rule 4751-1-05 and such additional education and experience requirements as may be prescribed by the board.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 08/29/2008 and 08/29/2013

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 4751.04

Rule Amplifies: 4751.04 , 4751.06

Prior Effective Dates: 9/29/1970, 10/1/74, 1/1/77