Nursing Home Task Force Listening Session



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Director McElroy discussed the Nursing Home Quality and Accountability Task Force.
Director McElroy discussed the staff shortages in nursing homes.
Director McElroy discussed care planning and who should be involved in the decision-making.


AARP Ohio held this Telephone Townhall with guest speaker Ursel McElroy,┬áDirector of the Ohio Department of Aging to discuss solutions to improve the quality of care provided in Ohio’s nursing homes. Topics of discussion included stories of nursing homes from participants, staff shortages and poor conditions in some nursing homes. Hosts also fielded various questions regarding accountability for service or lack thereof in nursing homes, low levels of care and ombudsman funded by nursing homes.