Ohio telemedicine rules effective March 23
The State Medical Board of Ohio (SMBO) has adopted the following rules for prescribing for persons not seen by the physician, commonly referred to as telemedicine rules, which were effective March 23:
- 4731-11-01 Definitions (for rules in Chapter 4731-11, Ohio Administrative Code)
- 4731-11-09 Prescribing for persons not seen by the physician.
The rules are applicable to all physician assistants who have a valid prescriber number and to all physicians.