4730.12 Issuing certificate of registration.

(A) The state medical board shall review all applications received under section 4730.10 of the Revised Code for certificates to practice as a physician assistant. Not later than sixty days after receiving a complete application, the board shall determine whether an applicant meets the requirements to receive a certificate to practice, as specified in section 4730.11 of the Revised Code. An affirmative vote of not fewer than six members of the board is required to determine that an applicant meets the requirements to receive a certificate to practice as a physician assistant.

(B) If the board determines that an applicant meets the requirements to receive the certificate, the secretary of the board shall register the applicant as a physician assistant and issue to the applicant a certificate to practice as a physician assistant.

Effective Date: 05-17-2006