5101:3-8-20 Advanced practice nurses.

(A) All the definitions set forth in rule 4723-08-01 of the Administrative Code apply to rules 5101:3-8-20 to 5101:3-8-23 of the Administrative Code unless otherwise indicated.

(B) Definitions.

(1) "Fee-for-service clinics" are clinics that are eligible and bill the department as ambulatory health clinics in accordance with Chapter 5101:3-13 of the Administrative Code.

(2) "Cost-based clinics" are clinics that are eligible and bill the department as a rural health clinic (RHC), a federally qualified health center (FQHC), or an outpatient health facility (OHF) in accordance with Chapters 5101:3-16, 5101:3-28 and 5101:3-29 of the Administrative Code, respectively.

(3) "Advanced practice nurse" for the purpose of rules 5101:3-8-21 to 5101:3-8-23 of the Administrative Code is a registered nurse who holds a certificate of authority issued by the board of nursing to practice as a certified nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, or certified nurse midwife in accordance with section 4723.42 of the Revised Code and meets the criteria set forth in rule 5101:3-8-21 of the Administrative Code.

Effective: 01/01/2008
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 05/15/2007 and 01/01/2013
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5111.02
Rule Amplifies: 5111.01 , 5111.02 , 4723.41 to 4723.50
Prior Effective Dates: 3/1/94 (Emer), 5/12/94, 5/1/97, 6/1/02