24.165.514 ENDORSEMENT TO APPLY TOPICAL MEDICATIONS
(1) To obtain an endorsement for the administration or use of topical medications, an occupational therapist shall:
(a) complete five hours of instruction or training approved by the board in:
(i) principles of topical drug interaction;
(ii) adverse reactions and factors modifying response;
(iii) actions of topical drugs by therapeutic classes; and
(iv) techniques by which topical drugs are administered; and
(b) perform one proctored treatment in direct application of topical medications, and either:
(i) two proctored treatments in phonophoresis; or
(ii) three proctored treatments of iontophoresis.
(2) All proctored treatments required in (1) must be under the direct supervision of a person offering training per ARM 24.165.510.
History: 37-24-201, 37-24-202, MCA; IMP, 37-24-106, 37-24-107, 37-24-108, MCA; NEW, 2005 MAR p. 447, Eff. 4/1/05; AMD, 2015 MAR p. 56, Eff. 1/30/15; AMD, 2019 MAR p. 1743, Eff. 10/5/19.