3702.34 Option of having a long-acting reversible contraceptive placed after delivery; exception.

(A) Except as provided in division (B) of this section, a freestanding birthing center shall modify operational processes to ensure that a woman giving birth in the freestanding birthing center has the option of having a long-acting reversible contraceptive placed after delivery and before the woman is discharged.

(B) A freestanding birthing center is exempt from the requirement in division (A) of this section if the freestanding birthing center notifies the department of health in writing that it has a faith-based objection to the requirement.

Cite as R.C. § 3702.34

Added by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, SB 332, §1, eff. 4/6/2017.