Proposed telemedicine rules 4731-11-01 and 4731-11-09 were originally filed with the Common Sense Initiative Office on July 5 and interested parties were invited to submit comments. A number of comments were submitted including those submitted by the Ohio Academy of Family Physicians. Pursuant to comments received, the State Medical Board of Ohio (SMBO) amended the proposed language originally filed to reflect the feedback received. That amended language was approved by the SMBO at its meeting on September 14.
The amended language proposed for adoption can be reviewed below: