Rule 4766-4-13 | Staffing compliance.
[Comment: For dates and availability of material incorporated by reference in this chapter of the Administrative Code, see rule 4766-4-18 of the Administrative Code.]
MoICU transport team shall consist of three personnel: a driver/operator and two other healthcare personnel as described herein:
(A) Driver/operator means:
(1) A person who has successfully completed and passed an emergency vehicle operator course that meets requirements of national highway and traffic safety administration's "1995 Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (Ambulance): National Standard Curriculum"; or
(2) A person who is certified as an Ohio emergency medical technician.
(B) Healthcare personnel means one each of the following:
(1) A registered nurse whose training meets or exceeds the training required for a paramedic; and
(2) A physician or another person designated by a physician, who holds a valid license or certificate to practice in a health care profession in one of the following areas: paramedic, registered nurse, respiratory therapist, advanced practice nurse, or physician's assistant.
(C) When operating as a mobile stroke unit, staffing shall consist of a minimum of three providers whose licenses, registrations, and/or certifications include a registered radiologic technologist to operate the computed tomography (CT) machine; a registered nurse or advanced practice nurse or physician assistant or physician; and at a minimum, one certified EMT and one certified paramedic. One of the providers may hold dual certifications.
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