(A) The facility administrator may initiate an appeal in writing within thirty calendar days of the receipt of the notice of non-approval. A request for appeal must be sent by certified mail to the director of the department, responding specifically to each of the reasons(s) for non-approval.
(B) Within thirty days following the receipt of the appeal, the director or designee shall conduct a hearing to consider merits of the appeal. A decision shall be rendered within thirty days of the hearing and be sent by certified mail to the facility administrator.
(C) The decision of the director is final and may not be appealed. An appeal under Chapter 119. of the Revised Code shall not be granted.