§ 173.01 Department of aging; powers and duties
§ 173.011 Planning and service areas
§ 173.02 Administrative rules
§ 173.03 Ohio advisory council for aging
§ 173.04 Dementia training and respite care programs
§ 173.05 Acting director
§ 173.06 Golden buckeye card program
§ 173.061 Records of card holders
§ 173.08 Resident services coordinator program
§ 173.11 System of multipurpose senior centers
§ 173.12 Services provided by multipurpose senior center
§ 173.121 Bingo games at multipurpose senior center
§ 173.13 Continuing care facility residents’ rights
§ 173.14 Long-term care ombudsman program definitions
§ 173.15 Office of state long-term care ombudsman program
§ 173.16 Designation of regional long-term care ombudsman programs
§ 173.17 State long-term care ombudsman; duties
§ 173.18 Regional long-term care ombudsman program – duties
§ 173.19 Investigating and resolving complaints
§ 173.20 Access to records; subpoena power
§ 173.21 Training and certification programs
§ 173.22 Confidential information
§ 173.23 Immunity; false complaint; representation by attorney general
§ 173.24 Protection for disciplinary or retaliatory action
§ 173.25 Cooperation and coordination with agencies
§ 173.26 Payment of fee per bed to department of aging
§ 173.27 Criminal records check of ombudsman applicants
§ 173.28 Additional Fines for certain violations
§ 173.38 Criminal records check
§ 173.381 Permissible actions based on criminal records check
§ 173.39 Community-based long-term care – provider certification for payment
§ 173.391 Requirements for provider certification – disciplinary action
§ 173.392 Payment of noncertified provider
§ 173.393 Provider evaluation records as public records
§ 173.41 Statewide aging and disabilities resource network
§ 173.42 Long-term care consultation program
§ 173.421 Periodic or follow-up long-term care consultations
§ 173.422 Certification to conduct long-term care consultation
§ 173.423 Monitoring of home and community-based services elections
§ 173.424 Compliance with federal law
§ 173.43 Interagency agreement for unified long-term care budget for home and community-based services
§ 173.431 Administration of budget
§ 173.432 Care management and authorization services
§ 173.434 Adoption of rules
§ 173.44 Survey of nursing homes and residential care facilities
§ 173.45 Facilities definitions
§ 173.46 Long-term care consumer guide
§ 173.47 Customer satisfaction survey for long-term care facilities
§ 173.48 Fees for consumer care guide; long-term care consumer guide fund
§ 173.49 Implementing rules to be adopted by department
§ 173.50 PACE administration
§ 173.501 Home first component of PACE
§ 173.51 Definitions for PASSPORT and Assisted Living programs
§ 173.52 Medicaid-funded component of PASSPORT program
§ 173.521 Home first component
§ 173.522 State-funded component of PASSPORT program
§ 173.523 Appeals
§ 173.524 Kosher meals
§ 173.54 Medicaid-funded component of assisted living program
§ 173.541 Eligibility for assisted living program
§ 173.542 Home first component of the assisted living program
§ 173.543 State-funded component of assisted living program
§ 173.544 Eligibility requirements for state-funded component of assisted living program
§ 173.545 Appeals
§ 173.546 Needs assessments
§ 173.547 Staff requirements for assisted living program facility
§ 173.548 Choice of single or multiple occupancy room
§ 173.55 Waiting list for department of aging-administered medicaid waiver components and the PACE program
§ 173.56 Rules
§ 173.60 Nursing home quality initiative
§ 173.70 Programs for the provision of outpatient prescription drug discounts
§ 173.95 Best practices to prevent elder fraud and financial exploitation
§ 173.99 Penalties

Terms Used In Ohio Code > Chapter 173

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Another: when used to designate the owner of property which is the subject of an offense, includes not only natural persons but also every other owner of property. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Certified nurse practitioner: means an advanced practice registered nurse who holds a current, valid license issued under Chapter 4723. See Ohio Code 1.64
  • Clinical nurse specialist: means an advanced practice registered nurse who holds a current, valid license issued under Chapter 4723. See Ohio Code 1.64
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures; this provision does not affect any law relating to signatures. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Internet: means the international computer network of both federal and nonfederal interoperable packet switched data networks, including the graphical subnetwork known as the world wide web. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, and association. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Rule: includes regulation. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • state: means the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • state agency: except as otherwise provided in the title, means every organized body, office, or agency established by the laws of the state for the exercise of any function of state government. See Ohio Code 1.60
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • United States: includes all the states. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Whoever: includes all persons, natural and artificial; partners; principals, agents, and employees; and all officials, public or private. See Ohio Code 1.02