The Assisted Living Medicaid Waiver Program provides services in certified residential care facilities to delay or prevent nursing facility placement. Assisted living promotes aging in place by supporting consumer desire for independence, choice and privacy. The services help preserve the independence of the individual, as well as maintain ties to family and friends.
“Assisted living service" means a service that promotes aging in place by supporting a consumer's independence, choice, and privacy through the provision of one or more components of the service which are a personal care service, a supportive service, an on-duty response service, coordination of meals, social and recreational programming, a non-medical transportation service, and a nursing service.
Click the following link for the rule requirements: https://aging.ohio.gov/Rules#71490-certified-provider-requirements