4731.70 Administrative rules.

The state medical board shall adopt rules in accordance with Chapter 119. of the Revised Code to implement sections 4731.65 to 4731.69 of the Revised Code. The rules shall include all of the following:

(A) Definitions of "home health care services" and "immediate family";

(B) Any additional requirements to be applied to group practices under division (E)(1)(d) of section 4731.65 of the Revised Code that the board determines necessary to protect against abuse of patients and third-party payers;

(C) Any additional requirements to be applied to the exceptions provided in division (C) of section 4731.67 and divisions (B), (C), (D), (E), and (F) of section 4731.68 of the Revised Code that the board determines necessary to protect against abuse of patients and third-party payers;

(D) Any financial relationships that the board determines do not pose a risk of abuse of patients and third-party payers for purposes of exempting, under division (I) of section 4731.67 of the Revised Code, referrals from the provisions of section 4731.66 of the Revised Code;

(E) Any circumstances under division (E)(1)(d) of section 4731.68 of the Revised Code in which the board determines that remuneration for administrative services shall not be considered a compensation arrangement.

Cite as R.C. § 4731.70

History. Effective Date: 11-24-1995