Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR)
The federal intent of PASRR is to prevent inappropriate and/or long-term nursing facility placement of individuals with serious mental illness and/or developmental disabilities (MI/DD). DODD shall determine whether a nursing facility is the most appropriate setting for an individual based on current need for services, and whether or not Specialized Services shall be provided.
Questions or comments may be submitted to PASRRdoc@dodd.ohio.gov
PASRR Program Updates
This section will be used to periodically post updated information related to the PASRR program.
Ohio Department Medicaid:
Preadmission screening and resident review (PASRR) definitions
- 5160-3-15.1 Preadmission screening requirements for individuals seeking admission to
Resident review requirements for individuals residing in nursing facilities
Ohio Department of
Developmental Disabilities (DODD):
Preadmission screening and resident review for nursing facility applicants and
nursing facility residents with developmental disabilities.
Ohio Department of Mental
Health and Addiction Services:
- 5122-21-03 Pre-admission screening and
resident review (PASRR) for nursing facility applicants and residents with
serious mental illness
PASRR Webinars and Presentations
PASRR FAQPassport Administrative Agency Regions MapODJFS Home Choice Ohio Department of Aging Long Term Care Ombudsman Resources/Programs