MUI Rule Revisions

The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) has announced final revisions to the MUI Rule OAC 5123:2-17-02 (Addressing Major Unusual Incidents and Unusual Incidents to ensure health, welfare and continuous quality improvement). DODD has set September 3, 2013 as the effective date for the implementation of the revised rule.
DODD has developed several resources to assist in providing training and education regarding the rule revisions. Information regarding the revisions can be found at the Department’s website: Click on the Health and Safety Toolkit and select either of the following headings: Individual, Provider or County Board and scroll down to the MUI Rule Revisions section. The following resources are available:
  1. The revised rule OAC 5123:2-17-02 with Protocol Information
  2. Interpretive Guidelines supporting the rule language
  3. A video addressing the rule changes:
  4. A PowerPoint presentation summarizing the rule changes
  5. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) regarding the rule changes
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