As our members continue to provide high quality care to Ohio’s vulnerable populations, LeadingAge Ohio is urging everyone to review the following resources on control and prevention of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

COVID19@leadingageohio.org

If you have a question, concern, or want to share resources regarding COVID-19, we now have a dedicated email account. Send a message to COVID19@leadingageohio.org, and we will get back to you quickly. As always, feel free to email or call any LeadingAge Ohio staff individually. 

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Recent Updates

Testing Resources

LeadingAge Ohio 9/4 Alert: Testing Questions Abound as Federal Guidance Contradicts State Testing

 

OHIO UPDATES

Adult Day order released (8/31/20)

Ohio Department of Health (ODH) updated testing schedule (August 31- September 6)

ODH made changes to which labs facilities would use and changed dates to eliminate specimen collection or pick-ups on Labor Day. All facilities with lab changes will continue to use the ODH Lab Portal. Facilities not listed on the schedule for August 31 through September 6 will be on the subsequent updated schedule that will be released by September 2. All facilities that opted out are also listed in the spreadsheet. Facilities that opted out can opt-in at any time by contacting CCURT@odh.ohio.gov and by filling out a new survey.

ODH asks that facilities review the data and to email CCURT@ODH.OHIO.GOV with the correct information and fill out a new survey. 

 

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Coronavirus Spotlight Podcasts

LeadingAge Coronavirus Spotlights

Podcast series featuring presentations by LeadingAge members and subject-matter experts who have been guests on the live daily online updates. Listen to these brief but informative podcasts to learn more about how your colleagues are coping with the pandemic. 

Policies & Regulations

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Center for Disease Control (CDC)

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PROVIDER OR SETTING-SPECIFIC RESOURCES

Adult Day/PACE/Senior Centers

Affordable Housing

COVID-19 Update and Discussions for Affordable Housing Call Notes [Members Only]

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Kathryn Brod, MBA

Kathryn Brod

President/CEO
614-545-9014
kbrod@leadingageohio.org

  • Is the association's primary spokesperson
  • Oversees staff and daily operations
  • Promotes LeadingAge Ohio's position and public policy goals to elected officials; staff liaison to Advocacy Committee
  • Responsible for implementing LeadingAge Ohio's strategic direction
  • Works with LeadingAge Ohio Board of Directors
  • Staff liaison to Human Resources Committee

Patrick Schwartz

Patrick Schwartz

Director of Strategic Communications
614-545-9026
pschwartz@leadingageohio.org 

  • Serves as lead member communications and media strategist for key association initiatives
  • Oversees digital strategy, including websites, newsletters and social media channels
  • Provides strategic direction for communicating organizational goals and achievements to members, partners, policy makers and the media
  • Serves as primary contact for media inquiries

Jennifer Taylor, BA, CGS

Jennifer Taylor

Director of Member Experience
614-545-9028
jtaylor@leadingageohio.org 

  • Manages provider member recruitment and retention strategies
  • Database management
  • Responsible for website content/access
  • Provider Membership staff liaison
  • Staff liaison to Awards and Membership committees
Our national partner, LeadingAge, is an association of 6,000 not-for-profit organizations dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging. Together, we advance policies, promote practices and conduct research that support, enable and empower people to live fully as they age.