(A) Pursuant to division (A) of section 4753.12 of the Revised Code, an entity may provide speech-language pathology or audiology services without licensure if it employs or contracts individuals in the direct practice of speech-language pathology or audiology, in accordance with Chapter 4753. of the Revised Code and Administrative Code. Such entity, through its designated agent, no later than March first of each even numbered year, at the discretion of the board, shall submit a business filing with the board containing the following information: a statement swearing that it submits itself to the rules of the board and the provisions of Chapter 4753. of the Revised Code and the Administrative Code, and a list of all names, and addresses under which the entity provides speech-language pathology and audiology services and the names, license numbers, and home addresses of all individuals engaging in the direct practice of speech-language pathology and audiology as officers, agents or employees of the entity during the previous calendar year.
(B) The business filing shall be submitted on the form approved by the board for this purpose and shall be verified by the notarized signature and title of the individual filing the statement on behalf of the entity.
(C) An individual licensed pursuant to Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code who employs or contracts individuals in the direct practice of speech-language pathology or audiology is not required to submit a business filing. Medical entities, including but not limited to, hospitals, clinics, medical partnerships, medical corporations, speech-language pathology and audiology contracting agencies, which employ or contract individuals in the direct practice of speech-language pathology or audiology, are required to submit a business filing.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates:
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4753.05
Rule Amplifies: 4753.12
Prior Effective Dates: 05/05/1986, 09/10/1994, 07/19/1998, 09/01/2003