As used in this chapter:
(A) "Plasma" means the fluid portion of blood that has been stabilized against clotting, and is collected by plasmapheresis:
(B) "Plasmapheresis" means a procedure in which blood is drawn from a donor, the plasma is separated from the formed elements, and the formed elements are returned to the donor during a single visit to the plasmapheresis center, but excludes such a procedure performed for the purpose of improving the health of the donor;
(C) "Plasmapheresis center" means a blood bank or other establishment except a hospital that collects plasma.
Cite as R.C. § 3725.01
History. Effective Date: 09-19-1975