4730.40 Physician-delegated prescriptive authority formulary.

(A) As used in this section, "medication-assisted treatment" has the same meaning as in section 340.01 of the Revised Code.

(B) Except as provided in divisions (C) and (D) of this section, the physician assistant formulary adopted by the state medical board under section 4730.39 of the Revised Code may include any or all of the following drugs:

(1) Schedule II, III, IV, and V controlled substances;

(2) Drugs that under state or federal law may be dispensed only pursuant to a prescription by a licensed health professional authorized to prescribe drugs, as defined in section 4729.01 of the Revised Code;

(3) Any drug that is not a dangerous drug, as defined in section 4729.01 of the Revised Code.

(C) The formulary adopted by the board shall include both of the following for use in medication-assisted treatment:

(1) Drugs that contain buprenorphine;

(2) Opioid antagonists, including oral and long-acting forms.

(D) The formulary adopted by the board shall not include, and shall specify that it does not include, any drug or device used to perform or induce an abortion.

Cite as R.C. § 4730.40

Amended by 132nd General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 49, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2017.

Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.161, HB 284, §1, eff. 3/22/2013.

Effective Date: 05-17-2006 .