Monthly Archives: October 2019

Bulletin October 22nd, 2019

Clickable Table of Contents Spotlight: RCD Updates PDGM Updates Our Take: News from OCHCH Help Desk Question of the Week Regulatory and Policy Digest News Clips and Links Snapshot HOME HEALTH and HOSPICE: Ohio Department of Aging (ODA) News Release: Take advantage of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day HOME HEALTH and HOSPICE: White House Proclamation on Immigrants [...] Read More

State agencies encourage older adults, families, to take advantage of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 21, 2019                                                                                                                                                  Contacts:   Aging – Beth Gianforcaro, (614) 644-6230, bgianforcaro@age.ohio.gov                   MHAS – Eric Wandersleben, (614) 728-5090, Eric.Wandersleben@mha.ohio.gov Video message from Directors McElroy and Criss: https://youtu.be/19iuAmoBg0E Radio/podcast partners: Download audio clips on this topic from the directors. State agencies encourage older adults, families, to take advantage of National Prescription Drug […]

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“10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls” exceeds statewide goal to raise awareness of older adult falls

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Oct. 10, 2019 Contact: John Ratliff, (614) 466-9614, jratliff@age.ohio.gov “10 Million Steps to Prevent Falls” exceeds statewide goal to raise awareness of older adult falls Community partners post record numbers in fifth-annual campaign Columbus, Ohio – Throughout September, the Ohio Department of Aging partnered with individuals, groups, and organizations […]

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Ohio Department of Aging, State Fire Marshal encourage older Ohioans to have and practice a fire escape plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Oct 8, 2019 Contacts: Aging – Beth Gianforcaro, (614) 644-6230, bgianforcaro@age.ohio.gov                  Fire Marshal – Brian Bohnert, (614) 752-7179, brian.bohnert@com.state.oh.us Video message from Director McElroy: https://youtu.be/9ALyyrUVP8k Radio/podcast partners: Download audio clips on this topic from Director McElroy. Ohio Department of Aging, State Fire Marshal encourage older Ohioans to have and practice […]

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