Complete Story
 

12/31/2017

Ohio Board of Pharacy Accepting Applications for Home Medical Services Advisory Council

Deadline is Jan 25, 2018

 

The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy issued the following message on Dec. 22, 2017:

 

The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy is currently accepting applications for individuals interested in becoming a member of the Home Medical Services Advisory Council. The purpose of the council is to advise the Board on issues relating to the provision of home medical equipment services.

The application can be accessed by visiting: www.pharmacy.ohio.gov/council.  To be considered for the council, please submit the application and current resume or curriculum vitae by January 25, 2018. Applicants will be notified of their selection in February.

The Home Medical Services Advisory Council was created as part of a board consolidation measure included in the state’s main operating budget (H.B. 49).  Effective January 21, 2018, the licensure and regulation of home medical equipment service providers is being transitioned from the Ohio Respiratory Care Board to the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy. 

The Board of Pharmacy created a new page on its website dedicated to home medical equipment providers, which can be accessed by visiting: www.pharmacy.ohio.gov/HME

For any questions on the Home Medical Services Advisory Council, please contact Ali Simon at (ali.simon@pharmacy.ohio.gov).