Nothing in this chapter shall be construed as restricting or otherwise limiting the right of a physician who serves as the medical director for any EMS organization to determine those first responders or EMTs whom the medical director will allow to provide emergency medical services, or to withdraw blood for evidence collection, under the auspices of the medical director's certificate to practice medicine and surgery, or osteopathic medicine and surgery, issued under Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code. The medical director, however, shall not authorize first responders or EMTs to provide emergency medical services beyond the scope of their certificates to practice.
119.032 review dates:
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: R.C. 4765.11
Rule Amplifies: R.C. 4765.38, R.C. 4765.39, R.C. 1547.11, R.C. 4506.17, R.C. 4511.19
Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/96, 4/28/02, 12/02/2010