4766.17 Requirements for air medical service organization.

An air medical service organization licensed under this chapter that uses a rotorcraft or fixed wing air ambulance shall do both of the following:

(A) Use at a minimum a physician who holds a current valid license issued under Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code or registered nurse who holds a current valid license issued under Chapter 4723. of the Revised Code, and a paramedic or one other person, designated by the medical director of the air medical service organization, who holds a current, valid certificate or license to practice a health care profession in this state;

(B) Employ as a medical director an individual who holds a current valid certificate issued under Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code authorizing the practice of medicine and surgery or osteopathic medicine and surgery.

Effective Date: 03-09-2004; 01-18-2007