The Ohio Respiratory Care Board permanently CLOSED on January 21, 2018
The general Biennial Budget Bill for the 132nd Ohio General Assembly, H.B. 49. abolished the Ohio Respiratory Care Board and transferred its Home Medical Equipment duties to the Ohio Board of Pharmacy and its Respiratory Care duties to the State Medical Board of Ohio. As of January 21, 2018, licensing and regulatory matters for HMEL & HMER credentials will be handled by the staff of the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy and issues involving licensing and regulatory matters for the RCP, L1 & L2 credentials will be handled by the State Medical Board of Ohio.
For Home Medical Equipment issues, please go to: http://pharmacy.ohio.gov/HME
For Respiratory Care issues, please go to: http://www.med.ohio.gov/respiratorycare.aspx