Make a Complaint


Ohio Department of Health Complaints: Health Care Facilities and Nursing Homes

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By Mail

Ohio Department of Health Complaint Unit
246 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215

By Fax


By Phone

1-800-342-0553 or 1-800-669-3534 Home Health Hotline. The Ohio Department of Health has live call coverage Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Information and Assistance

Read our article, "How to Make a Complaint Against a Nursing Home."

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Need Legal Help?

Learn about filing a lawsuit against a nursing home and how our Ohio nursing home abuse attorneys can help. Call 1-800-OHIO-LAW or email

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