Section 4723.483 | Epinephrine autoinjectors.
(A) (1) Subject to division ( A)(2) of this section, and notwithstanding any provision of this chapter or rule adopted by the board of nursing, a clinical nurse specialist, certified nurse-midwife, or certified nurse practitioner who holds a certificate to prescribe issued under section 4723.48 of the Revised Code may do either of the following without having examined an individual to whom epinephrine may be administered :
(2) An epinephrine autoinjector personally furnished or prescribed under division ( A)(1) of this section must be furnished or prescribed in such a manner that it may be administered only in a manufactured dosage form.
( B) A nurse who acts in good faith in accordance with this section is not liable for or subject to any of the following for any action or omission of a n entity to which an epinephrine autoinjector is furnished or a prescription is issued: damages in any civil action, prosecution in any criminal proceeding, or professional disciplinary action.
Available Versions of this Section
- September 8, 2016 – Enacted by House Bill 200, 131st General Assembly [ View September 8, 2016 Version ]