Ohio Hospital Newswire

Ohio Hospital Newswire is published weekly for employees of member hospitals, media and community stakeholders interested in the hospital community in Ohio. 

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OHA Annual Meeting Call for Presentations Open Through Jan. 15

The 108th Ohio Hospital Association Annual Meeting & Education Summit, a premier educational forum for Ohio’s hospital leaders, will be held on June 12-13, 2023. Presentation proposals for breakout sessions will be accepted through Jan. 15, 2023. Click here to submit a presentation proposal. If you would like to view a copy of the Call...

Dayton Children’s Partners with Community Center to Provide Mental Health Services

OHA member Dayton Children’s Hospital has partnered with the Lincoln Community Center, an educational and recreational facility in Troy, to provide children and families enrolled in the center's after-school program with mental health services. Dayton Children's offers licensed family and marriage therapist services to enrolled...

ODH Releases Provider Communications Toolkit to Reduce Fall COVID-19 Impact

The Ohio Department of Health released a communications toolkit emphasizing the importance of prevention, testing and treatment to minimize the impacts of COVID-19 this fall and winter. The toolkit includes communications resources to assist health care providers, local health departments and community partners in communicating key messages...

CDC Health Advisory on RSV Urges Vaccines for Ages + 6 Months

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued the Health Alert Network Health Advisory about early, elevated respiratory disease incidence caused by multiple viruses, which is causing strain on health care systems, particularly among children's hospitals. This fall and winter, the co-circulation of respiratory syncytial virus...

Nov. 17 Webinar Focuses on Transitional Care in Rural Post-Acute Care

Register for the National Rural Health Association webinar “Optimize Patient Outcomes, Value and Financial Stability with A Transitional Care Program in Your Rural Post-Acute Care” at 2 p.m. Nov. 17. The webinar focuses on the importance of developing high-quality post-acute transitional care in critical access hospitals in response...

Save the Date: OSHHRA Webinar Series Launches Dec. 6

Join Ohio Society of Health Care Human Resources Administrators, or OSHHRA, for a webinar series starting Dec. 6. The first theme is “Stress & You.” Scott Warrick will outline how you can regain your life and your organization by building a better brain. Warrick will not only outline these processes in his own distinct, practical...

J1 Visa Webinar Set for Nov. 15

Two OHA Corporate Partners are teaming up to present the webinar "Recruiting International Physicians and Nurses - The J1 Visa Program." The webinar is set for 10:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 15. Learn more and register here.

November is American Diabetes Month

Diabetes affects more than 37 million people in the United States. This month's goal is to show the world what life with diabetes is like and to provide ways to manage it.   American Diabetes Association released a website page to go along with its campaign “Today's Diabetes Hits Different." The website has events...

ACHE to Host Inclusive Leadership Webinar Nov. 8

The American College of Healthcare Executives of Greater Ohio will host the "Inclusive Leadership, Leveraging Diversity as Strength" webinar from 3:30-5 p.m. Nov. 8. The webinar will be moderated by Stephan Davis, DNP, MHSA, FACHE, FNAP, FHFMA, FAAN, the inaugural Executive Director of Inclusive Leadership Education for the department...