Author: Mary Barczak


“Every Shot Counts” When It Comes to COVID-19

Dear leaders of Ohio’s Residential Facility Class 2’s, In light of the latest increase in COVID-19 cases and new variants of the virus, as well as the increased risk of flu and RSV in the fall and winter months, the Ohio Department of Aging (ODA) and Ohio Department of Health (ODH) are asking for your […]


Ohio Medicaid Open Enrollment – Closing Soon

The Ohio Medicaid open enrollment close out date of November 30,2023 is quickly approaching. Open enrollment is the month when Ohio Medicaid members can review the managed care plans available and select the plan that best fits their healthcare needs. If the Ohio Medicaid member does not select a new managed care plan, they will […]


ODH Director: Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Available To All, Regardless of Insurance Status

COLUMBUS –Ohio Department of Health Director Bruce Vanderhoff, M.D., MBA today said he remains confident that updated COVID-19 vaccinations will continue to be readily available to Ohioans, including to those without insurance. “If you have medical insurance, and that includes Medicare or Medicaid, vaccines should be covered as a preventive health service, which means you […]