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Nov 29, 2016, 08:07 ET Ohio Nurses President Calls Violent Incident at Ohio State "Horrific"

"The Ohio Nurses Association is saddened to hear of the horrific violence that occurred yesterday at the Ohio State University. On behalf of ONA...


Jun 13, 2016, 11:04 ET Nurses Urge Ohioans to Support Veterans' Access to Timely, High Quality Healthcare

The Veterans Health Administration's (VHA) recent rule proposal would allow advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) to practice to the full...


Mar 01, 2016, 15:32 ET Nurses, Legislators to Discuss Important Health Policy Issues at Annual Event

The power of Ohio's 180,000 registered nurses will be brought to Ohio Statehouse on March 2, 2016 at the annual Nurses Day at the Statehouse....


Nov 10, 2015, 12:15 ET Ohio Nurses Association Welcomes New Staff

The Ohio Nurses Association is proud to welcome several key staff members who will undoubtedly strengthen ONA's work of advancing registered...


Oct 15, 2015, 10:12 ET Ohio's Registered Nurses Elect New Leadership, Discuss Healthcare Issues

Nearly 300 nurses gathered last weekend in Columbus, Ohio for the Ohio Nurses Association's biennial convention.  The convention is the...


Feb 17, 2015, 11:50 ET Over 400 RNs, Nursing Students to Attend Annual Nurses Day at the Statehouse

 On February 18, 2015, over 400 registered nurses and nursing students from across the state will converge in the atrium of the Ohio Statehouse...


Oct 18, 2014, 19:07 ET Ohio's Hospitals, Nurses and Physicians Work Together to Prepare for Ebola

Planning and preparedness for Ebola is something Ohio's hospitals, and their partners in medicine and nursing are taking very seriously. This...


Oct 16, 2014, 05:27 ET Governor Kasich, Ohio Nurses Association Working Together to Ensure Safety, Preparedness

 Governor Kasich spoke with registered nurse and ONA CEO, Lori Chovanak, early Tuesday evening over concerns regarding the preparedness of...


Apr 29, 2014, 12:26 ET Ohio Nurses Association Named Recipient of ANCC Accreditation's Premier Award

The continuing education Approver Unit of the Ohio Nurses Association (ONA), the largest of its kind in the country, is named...


Dec 02, 2013, 08:00 ET AFT President Randi Weingarten to Discuss Affordable Care Act, Northside Medical Center Contract Talks

The following is being released by the Ohio Nurses Association: American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten will join nurses,...


Nov 27, 2013, 10:38 ET AFT President Randi Weingarten to Discuss Affordable Care Act, Northside Medical Center Contract Talks

The following is being released by the Ohio Nurses Association: American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten will join nurses,...


Nov 05, 2013, 13:05 ET Exodus of Nurses at Northside Medical Center Threatens Quality Care

Nurses Decry Epidemic of Resignations, Layoffs Since For-Profit CHS Took Over The exodus of nurses through resignations and layoffs at...


Oct 03, 2013, 12:58 ET Northside Nurses Overwhelmingly Authorize Another Strike

Eight days after their successful one-day, unfair labor practice strike, nurses at Northside Medical Center have voted overwhelmingly to authorize...


Sep 30, 2013, 12:25 ET Northside Nurses Back at Work as Hospital Ends Lockout; Community Leaders Urge Employer to Resume Bargaining

Hundreds of Nurses and Supporters Gather to Cheer Return of Front-Line Care-Givers In a show of unity and support, hundreds of nurses and...


Sep 27, 2013, 14:05 ET Some Northside Nurses Still Locked Out; Hospital Management Refuses to Bargain

 Three days after their one-day, unfair labor practice strike, some local nurses at Northside Medical Center remain locked out and not allowed...


Sep 25, 2013, 13:06 ET Bullying, Intimidation Continue as Management Locks Out Northside Nurses

The for-profit corporate owner of Northside Medical Center continued its tactics of bullying and intimidation by locking out local nurses who tried...


Sep 24, 2013, 09:26 ET Northside Nurses Walk Picket Line to Maintain Quality Care

National Union Leader Joins Call for Hospital's Management and Corporate Owners To Return to Bargaining Table and Discuss Issues With Potential...


Sep 23, 2013, 11:42 ET Northside Nurses Ready for One-Day Strike on Tuesday

National Union Leader Will Join Picket Line at 7 a.m.; Rally Set for 11 a.m.  As they press ahead with efforts to reach agreement on a new...


Sep 20, 2013, 16:12 ET With No Talks Scheduled, Northside Nurses Prepare for Strike on Tuesday

National Union Leader Will Join Picketers During One-Day Job Action; Local Members to Gather Sunday Afternoon to Make Picket Signs Nurses at...


Sep 19, 2013, 11:37 ET Northside Medical Center Nurses: 'Let's Get Back to the Table'

Strike Can Be Averted if Management Addresses Issues Linked to Quality Care Nurses at Northside Medical Center today renewed their call for...


Sep 12, 2013, 17:57 ET Northside Medical Center Nurses Give Notice for One-Day Strike

Action Set for Sept. 24 After Management Refuses to Address Issues Linked to Quality Care Nurses at Northside Medical Center today gave notice...


Sep 10, 2013, 07:44 ET Northside Nurses Thank Sen. Brown for His Support of Bargaining, Call on Management and Owners to Commit to Ongoing Talks

Nurses at Northside Medical Center today thanked U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown for his support of the collective bargaining process and his offer to...


Sep 06, 2013, 14:01 ET Northside Medical Center Nurses' Demonstration to Focus On Management Proposal That Could Silence Them on Safety Issues

Union Announces Informational Picketing in Front of Hospital on Saturday Nurses at Northside Medical Center will conduct informational...


Aug 15, 2013, 12:29 ET Northside Nurses Press Hospital and Its Corporate Owners To Resume Regular, Ongoing Talks Aimed at New Contract

Union Strike Committee Meets, Sets Job Fair to Assist Members If Employer Refuses to Bargain Nurses at Northside Medical Center today called...


Jun 19, 2013, 14:51 ET Northside Nurses Say New Hospital Wing Can Benefit Community

The union representing nurses at Northside Medical Center said a new addition to the hospital has the potential to benefit the community, but only...