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Chapter 4755-42 | Use of Title; Referrals

 
 
 
Rule
Rule 4755-42-01 | Unauthorized practice.
 

In accordance with division (A) of section 4755.62 of the Revised Code, no person shall do either of the following:

(A) Use the words athletic trainer, athletic training, licensed athletic trainer, licensed trainer, or the letters A.T., L.A.T., or any other letters, words, abbreviations, or insignia indicating or implying that the individual is an athletic trainer unless the person holds a valid license under sections 4755.60 to 4755.65 of the Revised Code.

(B) Imply by actions or otherwise engage in the practice of athletic training unless the individual holds a valid license under sections 4755.60 to 4755.65 of the Revised Code.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4755.61
Amplifies: 4755.60, 4755.62
Five Year Review Date: 8/2/2023
Prior Effective Dates: 7/8/1991
Rule 4755-42-02 | Referring practitioner.
 

In accordance with division (A) of section 4755.623 of the Revised Code, an athletic trainer shall practice upon the referral from the following:

(A) A physician;

(B) A dentist licensed under Chapter 4715. of the Revised Code;

(C) A physical therapist licensed under Chapter 4755. of the Revised Code;

(D) A chiropractor licensed under Chapter 4734. of the Revised Code;

(E) An athletic trainer licensed under Chapter 4755. of the Revised Code, only if athletic training has already been recommended and referred by a health care provider listed in this rule who is not an athletic trainer;

(F) A physician assistant licensed under Chapter 4730. of the Revised Code; or

(G) A certified nurse practitioner licensed under Chapter 4723. of the Revised Code.

Last updated July 8, 2022 at 9:30 AM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4755.60
Amplifies: 4755.623
Five Year Review Date: 7/1/2024
Rule 4755-42-03 | Required credential to indicate licensure.
 

All Ohio-licensed athletic trainers shall use the initials "A.T." or "AT" following their name to indicate that the individual is currently licensed to practice athletic training in Ohio.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4755.61
Amplifies: 4755.61, 4755.62
Five Year Review Date: 8/2/2023