Helping You Make Informed Decisions

CCBC is an affiliate of the Ohio Council for Home Care & Hospice. The  CCBC supports the delivery of community based care through consumer education and public awareness.

Resources Page

Medicaid Eligibility & Information

More than 3 million Ohioans are covered by Medicaid. Medicaid coverage in Ohio is available to those with a low income, pregnant women, infants and children, older adults, and individuals with disabilities.

Emergency Preparedness Checklists for Families

Emergencies happen when you least expect them. Therefore, it is important to be prepared for the unexpected. The following checklists will help you and your family prepare for a natural disaster or power outage.

A guide for home care patients and their families

A guide for home care patients using power-dependent equipment

A caregiver’s guide for individuals with dementia

A guide for Individuals with disabilities and their families

A guide for Individuals with diabetes and their families

Patient Medication List

Additional Information & Resources:

Ohio Emergency Management Agency –  (614) 889-7150 (24-hour contact)

www.odh.ohio.gov/en/healthpreparedness/emergencypreparedness

www.ready.gov

View a short video on emergency preparedness. This short video from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) explains key preparation steps including making a plan and building a kit.

Fall-Proofing Your Home

The National Institute of Health (NIH) provided guidance on how individuals can fall-proof their homes. A few of the recommended changes are arranging furniture to give you plenty of room to walk freely, installing handrails on both sides of stairs and walkways, and improving lighting.

Download a checklist brochure from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to help prevent falls at home.

Advance Care Planning

It is important your loved ones know your choices before a medical crisis occurs.

Dealing with Problems

Find contact numbers to help you resolve problems health care at home services.

Other Services

Learn about additional services provided through community based care programs to help individuals remain at home.

Glossary of Terms

View a glossary of terms related to health care at home.

Government Links

Find useful links to connect you to state and federal organizations.

Helpful Links

Find links to trusted resources for caregiving and health topics.