Ohio DRC Adult Pay to Stay Policy

Elijah Salisbury filed this request with the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction of Ohio.
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From: Elijah Salisbury

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Ohio Open Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

1) All current policies and procedures regarding medical and room & board costs or fees for which inmates are or may become liable. Please include all policies and procedures related to how fees are set, accrued, imposed, collected, and enforced (such as those related to per diem fees, ability to pay determinations, penalties for late or non-payment, authorization for civil or criminal action for payment enforcement, etc).

2) All reports, databases, spreadsheets, or equivalent materials regarding debts/restitution paid to or owed to this department or any facility/agency under its jurisdiction in FY2021. Please include all relevant data regarding medical and room & board costs, including the number of individuals charged for medical and room & board costs or fees and the total amount of medical and room & board fees imposed in FY2021.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days.

Sincerely,

Elijah Salisbury

From: Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

Hello,
Confirming receipt of your request.
Thank you.
JoEllen Smith

From: Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

Hello,

The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation has a policy which outlines medical co-pay procedures. That policy (68-Med-15) can be found here: https://drc.ohio.gov/policies/medical-services

I continue to process the remainder of your request.

Thank you.

JoEllen

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction
Ohio Open Records Law Office
770 West Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43222

December 21, 2022

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Ohio Open Records Law, I hereby request the following records:

1) All current policies and procedures regarding medical and room & board costs or fees for which inmates are or may become liable. Please include all policies and procedures related to how fees are set, accrued, imposed, collected, and enforced (such as those related to per diem fees, ability to pay determinations, penalties for late or non-payment, authorization for civil or criminal action for payment enforcement, etc).

2) All reports, databases, spreadsheets, or equivalent materials regarding debts/restitution paid to or owed to this department or any facility/agency under its jurisdiction in FY2021. Please include all relevant data regarding medical and room & board costs, including the number of individuals charged for medical and room & board costs or fees and the total amount of medical and room & board fees imposed in FY2021.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days.

Sincerely,

Elijah Salisbury

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