Category Archives: Health and Safety Alerts

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BinaxNOW Rapid Tests Available

BinaxNOW test kits may be distributed directly to ICFs/Providers. These tests are provided to DODD by the Ohio Department of Health for redistribution and are available while supplies last. Read More ›

Fall Prevention

Direct support professionals (DSPs) are uniquely positioned to actively assess a person with disabilities’ risks for falling and to support them to get assistance and teach them prevention strategies. Falls were the second leading cause of accidental deaths for Ohioans with developmental disabilities in 2020. Read this alert about preventing falls. Read More ›

Drowning Prevention

Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) play a powerful role in water safety and drowning prevention. Read this Health and Welfare Alert about drowning prevention. Read More ›

Summer Safety

It is important to know the facts to prepare for a safe and enjoyable summer for you and those you support.

Get some fast facts to make it a great summer and help protect those you serve. Read More ›

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