When choosing an assisted living community, it is important to understand Ohio state regulations for assisted living facilities and know how to look up assisted living license information. But public access to assisted living records varies greatly by state.
We developed a system to rate each state on how easy – or difficult – it is to find important assisted living records and reports, and compiled tips to help you in your search.
States with the most transparent records allow you to look up important information about each assisted living facility online, including inspections, complaints, survey results, violations, capacity, and whether the facility accepts Medicaid.
Access to Ohio assisted living records: High
Public access to assisted living records and reports for the state of Ohio is high. Key findings that informed this rating include:
Ohio has above average transparency into assisted living records and a generally good website for looking into these records.
Ohio is one of a handful of states that do not have the authority to fine an assisted living community.
State provides high access to assisted living records and licensing
How to look up Ohio assisted living licenses and records