4766-2-04 Physical facilities.

[Comment: For dates and availability of material incorporated by reference in this chapter of the Administrative Code, see rule 4766-2-18 of the Administrative Code.]

(A) The board or its designee shall conduct initial and renewal inspections of all MTOs pursuant to Chapter 4766. of the Revised Code and rules 4766-2-04 to 4766-2-06 of the Administrative Code, to include the following:

(1) MTO service headquarters;

(2) MTO service satellite base(s).

(B) A MTO shall not commence operations from its headquarters or satellite base(s) until the location is licensed as set forth in section 4766.04 of the Revised Code.

(C) A MTO shall ensure compliance with the inspection requirements for physical facilities. The inspection requirements for physical facilities of a MTO are as follows:

(1) The board issued license shall be prominently displayed in conspicuous location at every licensed facility (renewal inspection only);

(2) State of Ohio board of pharmacy license(s) shall be displayed at each location;

(3) A written sanitation plan as set forth in Chapter 4766-2 of the Administrative Code shall be on site for each location;

(4) The physical facilities shall maintain all single use supplies and equipment as set forth in the "Ambulance Inspection" form.

(5) The physical facilities shall be clean and free of debris;

(6) Crew quarters shall be clean;

(7) All physical facilities shall be in compliance with state and local building codes;

(8) Each facility shall be in compliance with state and local fire codes.

(D) The board or its designee may conduct routine unannounced inspections at any location of a licensed MTO at any time, including night or weekend inspections, to determine compliance with Chapter 4766. of the Revised Code and agency 4766 of the Administrative Code to include, but not limited to, the following:

(1) MTO service headquarters;

(2) MTO service satellite base(s);

(3) Ambulance(s) and non-transport vehicles(s).

Cite as Ohio Admin. Code 4766-2-04

Effective: 6/15/2017
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 01/13/2017 and 03/15/2022
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4766.03
Rule Amplifies: 4766.04
Prior Effective Dates: 07/02/2009, 04/16/2012