4755-3-09 Active practice defined.

(A) In accordance with section 4755.05 of the Revised Code, only individuals licensed by the occupational therapy section of the board shall practice or offer to practice occupational therapy.

(B) The practice of occupational therapy, as used in Chapter 4755. of the Revised Code, means engaging in occupational therapy, as defined in division (A) of section 4755.04 of the Revised Code, including providing consultative services, case management, and education of patients, clients, or other individuals to promote self-management, home management, and community and work reintegration.

(C) As used in Chapter 4755-3 of the Administrative Code, "not engaged in the practice of occupational therapy for more than five years" means being actively engaged in the practice of occupational therapy for fewer than two hundred fifty hours over the five year period prior to the date the applicant submits the endorsement, reinstatement, or restoration application.

Effective: 05/01/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/29/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.06
Rule Amplifies: 4755.04
Prior Effective Dates: 10/17/77, 5/1/08