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“Well Beyond 60!” EXPO on Ohio State Fair Senior Day offers free health screenings, wellness demonstrations and more Bookmark

Well Beyond 60! EXPO
The Ohio Department of Aging will host the fourth annual “Well Beyond 60!” EXPO at the Ohio State Fair on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Residents of Ohio’s nursing homes and assisted living facilities rate their providers Bookmark

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The Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman has released results of the 2017 Long-Term Care Resident Satisfaction Survey, which gauges residents’ satisfaction with an array of focus areas related to their care and everyday life.

Older adults are at higher risk for complications from extreme heat Bookmark

Hot temperatures and high humidity are severe weather. Treat hot days just as you would a stormy or snowy day. Have a plan to stay cool, recognize the signs of heat-related illness and check on older loved ones and neighbors.

Public Notice: Heightened Scrutiny Packages for Public Comment Bookmark

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Ohio Department of Aging accepting comments on eight settings being submitted to CMS for heightened scrutiny review

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