#GMVEMSC Protocol: FW: O.A.C. rules 4765-17-03; proposed amendments open for public comment

ohio department of public safety - safety, service, protection


Ohio Emergency Medical Services

Melvin House, Executive Director




Dear Stakeholder:

You are invited to offer public comment as outlined in this notice regarding proposed changes to Ohio Administrative Code (O.A.C.) rule 4765-17-03. The proposed revision sets forth the circumstances under which a paramedic may perform non-emergent transport of a stable pediatric patient who has a chronic condition requiring a tracheostomy tube and a ventilator.

The proposed rule, the link to submit comments, and additional information may be accessed electronically via EMS’ Laws & Rules Overview website at https://www.ems.ohio.gov/laws.aspx at the heading Draft and Proposed Rules.