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Nursing Services Staffing Plans
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Nursing Services Staffing Plans

Hospitals are required to submit a Nursing Service Staffing Plan to the Bureau of Regulatory Operations at the Ohio Department of Health.

Nursing Services Staffing Plan Guidance

Pursuant to Chapter 3727. of the Ohio Revised Code  for the purpose of maintaining a repository for public access, beginning in 2018, a hospital shall submit to the department of health, by March 1 of each even-numbered year, a copy of the hospital's nursing services staffing plan in effect at that time.

Additional information can be found HERE under § 3727.50 - 3727.57. Nursing service staffing plans must be submitted in .pdf format and emailed to: HCSDATA@odh.ohio.gov

The copy of the plan is a public record under section 149.43 of the Ohio Revised Code and division of section 3727.54 of the Ohio Revised Code.  Public record requests are to be submitted to: PRI@odh.ohio.gov


For additional information and assistance:

Mailing Address:

Ohio Department of Health
Bureau of Regulatory Operations, Nurse Staffing Plans
246 North High Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Telephone: (614) 644-7238
Fax: (614) 564-2476

E-mail: PRI@odh.ohio.gov