(A) Except as provided in division (B) of this section, the physician assistant policy committee of the state medical board shall, at such times the committee determines to be necessary, submit to the board recommendations regarding physician-delegated prescriptive authority for physician assistants. The committee's recommendations shall address both of the following:
(1) Policy and procedures regarding physician-delegated prescriptive authority, including the issuance of certificates to prescribe under this chapter;
Any issue the committee considers necessary to assist the board in fulfilling its duty to adopt rules governing physician-delegated prescriptive authority, including the issuance of certificates to prescribe.
(B) Not less than every six months beginning on the first day of June following the effective date of this amendment, the committee shall review the physician assistant formulary the board adopts pursuant to division (A)(1) of section 4730.39 of the Revised Code and, to the extent it determines to be necessary, submit recommendations proposing changes to the formulary.
(C) Recommendations submitted under this section are subject to the procedures and time frames specified in division (C) of section 4730.06 of the Revised Code.
Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.161,HB 284, §1, eff. 3/22/2013.
Effective Date: 05-17-2006