The Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) has statutory and regulatory authority over providers of mental health services to Ohio consumers. Separate standards apply depending on the type and level of service provided.
For more information on licensure and certification, e-mail our licensure and certification staff.
Adult Care Facilities (ACFs) and Adult Foster Homes (AFoHs) require licensure by OhioMHAS to provide accommodations, supervision and personal care services to unrelated adults. More about licensure of Adult Care Facilities and Adult Foster homes...
Licensed residential and certified community agencies must track critical care incidents related to health and safety within their facilities. Incident notification reports may be submitted in one of the following three ways: