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Mar 11, 2020, 10:48 ET Ohio Nurses Calling for Five Efforts to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

The Ohio Nurses Association (ONA) is committed to advocating for patients and for the best clinical environment to deliver care and the COVID-19...


Jun 30, 2018, 01:38 ET Nurses Ratify Contract with the University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Members of the Registered Nurses Association, a local union of the Ohio Nurses Association, overwhelmingly ratified a three-year collective...


Jun 07, 2018, 04:27 ET Ohio Nurses Association Applauds Passage of House Bill 456 - Prohibit Requiring Nurses to Work Overtime

Ohio nurses applaud the passage House Bill 456 sponsored by Representative Robert Sprague (R-Findlay). House Bill 456 will make Ohio the 19th state...


Jan 30, 2018, 04:06 ET Bill to Prohibit Nurse Mandatory Overtime to Receive Sponsor Testimony

Legislation aimed at making Ohio the 19th state to prohibit nurse mandatory overtime will have sponsor testimony Wednesday, January 31st and 9:00am....


Jan 04, 2018, 10:14 ET Ohio Nurses Association Applauds Introduction of House Bill 456 - Prohibit Requiring Nurses to Work Overtime

House Bill 456, sponsored by Representative Robert Sprague (R-Findlay), aims to make Ohio the 19th state to outlaw nurse mandatory overtime – a...


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...


May 26, 2016, 09:58 ET Ohio Nurses Applaud Passage of Nursing License Plate Bill

The Nursing License Plate Bill (Senate Bill 159), sponsored by State Senator Jim Hughes (R-Gahanna), passed unanimously out of the Ohio House of...


Mar 01, 2016, 03:32 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 nurses,...


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 largest...


Sep 28, 2015, 12:52 ET Nurses, Community Celebrate Mandatory Overtime Decision, Safer Patient Care

After months of inadequate nurse staffing and concerns over patient safety, the nurses of CHS-Northside, represented by the Ohio Nurses Association,...


Sep 23, 2015, 03:53 ET Ohio Nurses Association Announces Opposition to Issue 3

The Ohio Nurses Association (ONA) today announced its strong opposition to State Issue 3, which would give a small group of self-selected investors a ...


Jul 21, 2015, 03:23 ET New Ohio Law to Streamline Patient Care, Cut Back on Patient Wait Times

Governor John Kasich signed into law last Friday Senate Bill 110, which allows Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to provide more efficient care for ...


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 for...


Oct 18, 2014, 07:07 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 Ohio's...


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

he continuing education Approver Unit of the Ohio Nurses Association (ONA), the largest of its kind in the country, is named a 2014 recipient of the...


Feb 27, 2014, 02:55 ET Over 400 Nurses, Students to Attend Nurses Day at the Statehouse

Nurses Day at the Statehouse Nurses and nursing students from across the state join together at this annual event at the Ohio Statehouse to discuss...


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, elected...


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, elected...


Nov 05, 2013, 01:05 ET Exodus of Nurses at Northside Medical Center Threatens Quality Care

The exodus of nurses through resignations and layoffs at Northside Medical Center could undermine the hospital's award-winning patient care. Under...


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 27, 2013, 02:05 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 to care ...


Sep 25, 2013, 01:06 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...