Ohio Hospital Newswire

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

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Join a Professional Society in 2022

OHA sponsors seven professional membership societies committed to promoting professional interests and cooperative action among peers. Hospital employees who are interested in professional development, peer-to-peer networking and education are encouraged to join one of OHA’s personal membership groups. OHA professional societies include: ...

Submit Presentation Proposals for OHA’s 107th Annual Meeting & Education Summit by Jan. 31

OHA invites member hospitals, corporate partners and others interested in presenting at the 107th OHA Annual Meeting & Education Summit to complete the 2022 call for presentations by Jan. 31. OHA is seeking dynamic and engaging presentations to educate health care professionals and motivate the pursuit of excellence for the 2022 Annual...

Board Priorities for 2022: Challenges and Opportunities in the Year Ahead Webinar Set for Jan. 20

Join OHA and corporate partners, Blue & Co., LLC and Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP and Cain Brothers from noon to 1 p.m. on Jan. 20 for a webinar focused on the new challenges and opportunities your organization faces in 2022. KBCM/Cain Brothers investment bankers will discuss capital markets updates, including recent financing transactions and...

AHA Releases Updated COVID-19 Snapshot

The American Hospital Association yesterday released a new issue of the COVID-19 Snapshot, underscoring the persisting challenges facing hospitals and health systems during the ongoing public health emergency. The COVID-19 Snapshot combines important data points with news articles and testimonials from the field to illustrate the importance of...

OAHP, OCALI to Host “Improving Outcomes for People with Disabilities” Virtual Roundtables

The Ohio Association of Health Plans and Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence are hosting a series of 10 virtual roundtables for health care professionals on “Improving Outcomes for People with Disabilities” from February to November. The Roundtables are designed to build your confidence, skill and ability to improve outcomes for...

January is National Blood Donor Month

The Association for the Advancement of Blood & Biotherapies, or AABB, is highlighting the importance of blood donation this January during National Blood Donor Month, or NBDM.  January is usually a period of critical blood shortages because people stop donating blood during the holidays, when they get sick during cold and flu season...

Deadline Extended: Submit 2022 Annual Meeting Presentation Proposals by Jan. 31

OHA invites member hospitals, corporate partners and others interested in presenting at the 107th OHA Annual Meeting & Education Summit to complete the 2022 call for presentations by Jan. 31. OHA is seeking dynamic and engaging presentations to educate health care professionals and motivate the pursuit of excellence for the...

Submit Nominations for Ohio Patient Safety Institute 2022 Best Practice Award by Jan. 15

The Ohio Patient Safety Institute invites hospitals; health systems; physicians; long term care, outpatient facilities and home health care to submit a nomination for the annual Dr. Frank Dono Best Practice Award by Jan. 15. The best practice award is presented annually to an individual or organization that has designed and implemented...

OSHRM-SOHA Spring Virtual Conference Presentation Proposals Due Jan. 7

OHA members are invited to submit a speaking proposal for the OSHRM-SOHA Spring Virtual Conferences set for March 18, 2022. If you’d like the opportunity to present, complete the Proposal Form and return as a word document to Lori Koethe by Jan. 7, 2022. Presenters will be notified of acceptance by late January.