Family Caregiving and Know Your Rights



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Ursel McElroy answers questions about state funding for COVID-19 testing in assisted living facilities.
Ursel McElroy answers questions about visiting nursing homes.
Ursel McElroy answers questions about transparency around COVID-19 positive diagnoses in facilities.


AARP Ohio hosted this Access Live Event to speak with members about the Coronavirus, focusing on its impact in nursing homes, assisted living, and skilled nursing facilities. This event featured Ursel McElroy, Director of Ohio Department of Aging, and Ilene Henshaw, AARP Director of Health & Family, State Advocacy & Strategy Integration. Together they provided important information and resources to help family caregivers know their rights as they care for loved ones and addressed participant questions and concerns.