4723.64 Administration of medications by medication aides.

A nursing home , residential care facility, or ICF/IID may use one or more medication aides to administer prescription medications to its residents, subject to both of the following conditions:

(A) Each individual used as a medication aide must hold a current, valid medication aide certificate issued by the board of nursing under this chapter.

(B) The nursing home , residential care facility, or ICF/IID shall ensure that the requirements of section 4723.67 of the Revised Code are met.

Amended by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 483, §101.01, eff. 10/12/2016.

Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.194, HB 303, §1, eff. 3/20/2013.

Effective Date: 06-30-2005; 2007 HB119 06-30-2007