Changes to Provider Certification

Changes to the Provider Certification Rule (5123:2-2-01) will go into effect October 1, 2015. The changes, which implement recommendations made by a panel convened to examine the health and safety system, are designed to improve the wellbeing of individuals who receive services. There are significant changes that affect all providers, including: Providers must disclose in […]

OPRA Conference Spotlights System Change

The Ohio Provider Resource Association (OPRA) conference last week in Dublin offered an opportunity for the more than 450 service providers attending to learn about the many transformational changes underway in Ohio’s developmental disabilities service system, and across the nation. Keynote speaker for day one of the two-day conference was Barbara Merrill, CEO of the […]