This alert provides critical information to caregivers about the types of transitions of care people with developmental disabilities can experience, and how those changes can pose significant risk to health and safety without effective communication.
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Health and Safety Alerts
The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities publishes health and welfare alerts throughout the year. Ohio Administrative Code 5123:2-17-02 requires all developmental disabilities employees to review Health and Welfare Alerts released by the department as part of annual training. A full list of alerts can be found here.
Summit County Public Health also publishes health alerts and other important health topics for Summit County. Click here to access this resource.