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107th OHA Annual Meeting Featured 74 Educational Sessions, Statewide Award Recognitions

This week OHA celebrated our 107th annual gathering of members. Over 1,300 members, presenters and leaders of OHA’s boards, committees and professional societies attended the three-day event. The meeting, with the theme Strengthening our Connections, featured 74 educational sessions, leading keynote speakers and several...

Looking for Your Pictures from OHA’s Annual Meeting?

Photos from the award events at the Annual Meeting can be found here. Feel free to download the images, share them with friends and family on your social pages, or use the files to order your prints from your favorite printer.

AHA Releases Pediatric COVID-19 Video

The AHA has launched a new video, Just the Facts, offering a simple, but stark look at the reality of the numbers of children getting infected, hospitalized and dying from COVID-19. For example, COVID-19-associated hospitalization rates in children aged 5-11 years were twice as high among unvaccinated as among vaccinated children, according to...

Participate in LGBTQ+ Cultural Humility Training this Pride Month

The Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence is hosting several virtual trainings to teach inclusive terminology, skills and the essentialness of culturally humble care for LGBTQ+ communities. Each training session is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Note that the training format and dates have been updated. Click here to view the Creating Community ...

Register Early for Ohio Rural Health Conference

The Ohio Rural Health Association is hosting its annual conference Aug. 1-2 at Salt Fork Lodge & Conference Center in Lore City. The conference includes presentations on telehealth, tai chi, medical misinformation and disinformation related to the COVID-19 pandemic. View the full draft agenda here. Register here before June 20 for early...

Register for No Cost Forensic Nurse Examiner, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Training

Forensic Nursing Network and Adult Advocacy Centers are offering free online Forensic Nurse Examiner / Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Training from Aug. 10-12, 17-19. The training will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a 45-minute lunch break each day. This event offers 46.0 contact hours to attendees. Learn more and register here.

June Sedgwick Workers' Compensation and Safety Articles Available

OHA corporate partner Sedgwick Managed Care Ohio has released its June workers' compensation (premium installment and true-up reporting for private employers) and safety (developing a safety program) articles. Sedgwick also shared the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation's June distance learning opportunities.

See You Monday at OHA’s Annual Meeting

After three years of virtual events, we are thrilled to see you in-person Monday at our 107th Annual Meeting & Education Summit. Do not miss the three-day event at the Hilton Columbus at Easton featuring more than 60 educational sessions, keynote presentations by national speakers and special recognition events. Continuing education credits...

Attend AHA’s Leadership Summit in San Diego July 17-19

Join the American Hospital Association in San Diego July 17-19 for its Leadership Summit featuring senior health care executives, clinicians and experts in the field presenting high-level, transformational strategies and innovative approaches, particularly those that enable health care leaders to remain resilient and respond successfully in...