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Human Resources Administrators-OSHHRA

The Ohio Society of Health Care Human Resources Administrators, or OSHHRA, provides ample opportunity for high-quality education, leadership and fellowship — promoting the strategic development of effective human resources management in OHA health care organizations.

Become a Member

Individuals in hospital human resources administration who are employed by an OHA member hospital or health system, OHA associate members, or OHA corporate partners are eligible to join. At least 50 percent of an eligible individual's job duties must be related to personnel administration. Emeritus status is open to members upon retirement from active employment with an OHA organizational member institution, and from the field represented by the society.
Complete the OSHHRA membership application.

Benefits of Membership

  • Business contacts that can result in new business opportunities
  • Special access to new programs
  • OHA’s educational events
  • Continuing Education credits for approved educational programs
  • Reduced registration fees to OSHHRA education programs
  • Subscriptions to various OSHHRA and OHA newsletters
  • Annual membership roster – a useful resource to contact your peers
  • Networking events with like-minded professionals within your field to exchange valuable information
  • Leadership opportunities
As an OSHHRA member you will have a voice to help influence legislative and public policy and you will be aligned with OHA member health care providers within the health care delivery system.


OSHHRA is represented at the national level by the American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration Region 5 Consultant Karyn Batdorf, CHHR, director of Human Resources at Mercy Health in Cincinnati.

Region 5 includes Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and Canada.

Carl McDonald, MSHRM, PHR, SHRM-CP, Senior Director, Human Resources, Cleveland Clinic
Weston, FL. View the full leadership roster and the variety of resources available through ASHHRA at the national organization's website.

Get Involved

2022 OSHHRA Annual Conference 

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Oct. 13-14, 2022
Marriot Airport, Columbus, OH