5122-30-18 Requirements for accessibility and communications.

Each facility in which one or more of the residents has a physical disability shall make reasonable accommodations including but not limited to:

(A) Making the facility readily accessible to and usable by persons with a physical disability, and

(B) Providing all communications to residents in a manner that is accessible and understandable to the resident; this may include, but not be limited to: readers, interpreters, braille, large print, or providing appropriate telecommunication relay services (TRS). A TRS is a telephone service that allows persons with hearing or speech disabilities to place and receive telephone calls, such services include but are not limited to text to speech relay and signing to speech relay.

Replaces: 5122-30-18

Effective: 1/1/2018
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 01/01/2023
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5119.34
Rule Amplifies: 5119.34
Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/00