Section 2305.44 | Duty of medical practitioner.
(A) A medical practitioner or a trained paramedic, in discharging his duty to a disabled person whom he has undertaken to examine or treat, shall make a reasonable search for an identifying device or identification card and examine them for emergency information.
(B) A cause of action against a medical practitioner or a trained paramedic does not arise from his making a reasonable search of a disabled person to locate an identifying device or identification card, even though the person is not wearing an identifying device or carrying an identification card.
Available Versions of this Section
- September 30, 1976 – House Bill 1217 - 111th General Assembly [ View September 30, 1976 Version ]