Involuntary discharge from a facility is among the most common issues confronting residents and their families. The goal of the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program is to work toward resolution and ensure all avenues have been explored in an effort to prevent involuntary discharges.
If anyone talks to you about discharge, contact the Long Term Care Ombudsman Program at (419) 259-2891. We can help.
It is against Ohio law to discharge a consumer from a facility against their will unless:
Residents have the right:
We can help.
To voice a concern or obtain information about long-term care, contact ABLE's Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program.
Please call ABLE's Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program at: