Director's Orders and Facility Type

Effective August 24th, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., all residential care facilities (RCF) are subject to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Director's Order and updated ODH Guidelines as of December 21, 2020.

Effective October 17th, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., all facilities providing older adult day care services (ADS) and senior centers (SC) are permitted to reopen with a limited capacity subject to the ODH Amended Director’s Order and Guidelines.   

Per the Orders, all facilities (RCF, ADS, and SC) must ensure staff and residents/participants are tested for COVID-19, as applicable.

Each facility is required to report the results of testing efforts using this online reporting tool.  Reporting is required regardless of whether a facility is utilizing state-supported testing or chooses to use another laboratory.  All questions in the reporting tool must be fully and accurately reported within each reporting period. 

Additional information about RCF testing requirements can be found here.

Additional information about ADS and SC testing requirements can be found here.
This reporting tool is to record testing performed on residents/participants and personnel necessary for the operations of the facilities to include, but not limited to staff, volunteers, contracted and emergency healthcare providers, and contractors who conduct critical on-site maintenance.

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* 1. Please select the facility type: