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To file a complaint against a provider, please use the link below. All complaints are investigated by the Attorney General's Office and are confidential unless formal charges are filed by the Attorney General's Office with the Board. For more information, the Attorney General's Office may be contacted at 317-232-6201.

Information on the process of submitting a Consumer complaint can be found on the Consumer Complaint Process page.


  • Statutes & Rules

    The Respiratory Care Committee and the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency are prohibited from providing legal advice on issues in the statute and administrative rules.  For legal advice please consult an attorney.

    The most current version of the Indiana statutes and administrative rules may be accessed using the Legislative Service links below:

    Indiana Code

    Indiana Code § 25-34.5   Respiratory Care Practitioners

    • Chapter 1.    Definitions
    • Chapter 2.    Respiratory Care Committee; Certification
    • Chapter 3.    Violations and Sanctions

    General Provisions

    Indiana Code § 25-0.5 Applicability of Certain Provisions in IC 25-1

    • Chapter 1.    Initial License or Certificate under IC 25-1-1.1-4
    • Chapter 2.    Permits, Licenses, Certificates of Registration, and Evidences of Authority under IC 25-1-2-2.1
    • Chapter 3.    Entities under IC 25-1-2-6
    • Chapter 4.    “Board” as used in IC 25-1-4
    • Chapter 5.    Performance of Administrative Function, Duties, and Responsibilities for Entities by the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency under IC 25-1-5-3
    • Chapter 6.    “Provider” as used in IC 25-1-5-10
    • Chapter 7.    Performance of Administrative Functions, Duties, and Responsibilities for Entities by the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency under IC 25-1-6-3
    • Chapter 8.    “Regulated Occupation” for purposes of IC 25-1-7
    • Chapter 9.    “Board” as used in IC 25-1-8
    • Chapter 10.  “Board” as used in IC 25-1-8-6
    • Chapter 11.  “Board” as used in IC 25-1-9
    • Chapter 12.  “Board” as used in IC 25-1-11

    Indiana Code § 25-1 General Provisions

    • Chapter 0.1. Effect of Certain Acts
    • Chapter 1.    Evidence of License Applicant’s Payment of Personal Property Taxes Required
    • Chapter 1.1. Effect of Criminal Convictions on Licensed or Registered Persons
    • Chapter 1.2. Renewal of Licenses Granted by State Agencies, Notice of Expiration
    • Chapter 3.    Civil Immunity of Regulatory Agencies
    • Chapter 4.    Continuing Education
    • Chapter 5.    Professional Licensing Agency Registry of Professions
    • Chapter 6     Professional Licensing Agency Functions and Duties
    • Chapter 7.    Investigation and Prosecution of Complaints Concerning Regulated Occupations
    • Chapter 8.    Occupational and Professional Licensure, Registration, and Certification Fees
    • Chapter 9.    Health Professions Standards of Practice
    • Chapter 11.  Professional Licensing Standards of Practice
    • Chapter 12.  Renewal of Licenses Held by Individuals in Military Service
    • Chapter 13.  Indiana Scheduled Prescription Electronic Collection and Tracking Program
    • Chapter 15.  Exemptions for Athletic Organization Practitioners in Other Jurisdictions
    • Chapter 16.  Evaluation of Regulated Occupations
    • Chapter 17.  Licensure of Individuals with Military Training; Licensure of Military Spouses
    • Chapter 18.  Repealed
    • Chapter 19.  Scleral Tattooing
    • Chapter 20. Effect of a State Disaster Emergency on Professional Disciplinary Action
    • Chapter 21. Reciprocity for Health Care Professionals

    Indiana Code § 16-39 Health Records

    • Chapter 39.  Health Records

    Indiana Code § 23-1.5   Professional Corporations

    • Chapter 1.    Definitions
    • Chapter 2.    Administrative Provisions
    • Chapter 3.    Ownership
    • Chapter 4.    Change of Corporate Form
    • Chapter 5.    Foreign Professional Corporations

    Indiana Code § 4-6    Attorney General

    • Chapter 14.   Health Records and Identifying Information Protection

    Indiana Administrative Code

    Title 844, Article 11 – Respiratory Care Practitioners

    • Rule 1.         Definitions
    • Rule 2.         Fees
    • Rule 3.         Admission to Practice
    • Rule 4.         Standards of Competent Practice under the Direct Supervision of a Physician
    • Rule 5.         Certification Renewal

  • Scope of Practice Rulings

    Licensed practitioners that have a specific question or questions about the scope of practice of their licensed profession may request a "practice ruling" from the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency (PLA) and the Indiana Respiratory Care Committee (the Committee). The PLA and the Committee may provide a formal determination/interpretation based on the practitioner's factual situations/circumstances. Licensed practitioners may submit a "Request for Practice Ruling" through the web-based form provided on the PLA's "Request for Practice Ruling" web page. Additional information and instructions for submitting a "Request for Practice Ruling " are provided on the web page.

    All requests will be reviewed by the PLA's legal team, and PLA's legal team will draft a ruling for the Committee's consideration and potential adoption. All rulings adopted by the Committee will be posted to the Indiana Register as well as the comprehensive list provided on the the PLA's "Request for Practice Ruling" web page.

  • Requirements for Providing Services and Prescriptions through Telehealth

Contact Information

Toby Snell, Board Director
Ashlee Scott, Assistant Board Director


Phone Number: (317) 232-2960

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