3707.56 Protocols for dispensing naloxone.

(A) As used in this section and in sections 3707.561 and 3707.562 of the Revised Code, "board of health" means a board of health of a city or general health district or the authority having the duties of a board of health under section 3709.05 of the Revised Code.

(B) A board of health, through a physician serving as the board's health commissioner or medical director, may authorize pharmacists and pharmacy interns practicing pharmacy in a county that includes all or part of the health district represented by the board to use the protocol developed pursuant to rules adopted under section 4729.44 of the Revised Code for the purpose of dispensing naloxone under section 4729.44 of the Revised Code.

Cite as R.C. § 3707.56

Amended by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, SB 319, §1, eff. 4/6/2017.

Added by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 4, §1, eff. 7/16/2015.