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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Register Today for Total Health 2022 Conference

The Total Health 2022 Conference is set for Oct. 20-21 in Chicago. The conference centers around sustainability in the health care system. Join CEOs, innovators, disruptors and policymakers that will join forces behind a central mission: building a resilient health system through innovation to ensure gold standard of health for all. Speakers...

AHA Launches Annual United Against the Flu Campaign

AHA is continuing its annual work to help hospitals and health systems encourage their communities to stay healthy and protect themselves against the flu and COVID-19 through vaccination. For the eighth year in a row, AHA’s United Against the Flu campaign is guiding the field’s efforts to raise awareness in local communities with...

Coverage for High Risk Breast Cancer, Dense Breast Tissue Screenings Effective Sept. 23

HB 371 requires insurance companies to cover additional screenings for individuals who are at high risk for breast cancer, or have dense breast tissue beginning Sept. 23. Doctors estimated mammograms missed detecting her cancer for years due to dense breast tissue. The law requires coverage for one screening mammography every year and...

OHA’s Guliano Promoted, Member of Executive Team

OHA promoted James “Jim” Guliano to senior vice president of Operations in addition to his role as chief clinical officer effective, Oct. 1. In this new role, he will join OHA’s Executive Leadership Team. Guliano leads the development and implementation of clinical initiatives as well as the operational functions of the...

Columbus Blue Jackets Offering Health Care Appreciation Promotion Nov. 20 and Dec. 9

Join the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide arena on Nov. 20 or Dec. 9 for Health Care Appreciation nights. Each health care professional will receive a free ticket with the purchase of at least one specially priced ticket. Each ticket comes with an exclusive Healthcare Appreciation gift. For more information on the offer and to reserve your...

Workers Compensation, Safety Articles Available to Download

OHA corporate partner Sedgewick has released two articles centered around worker’s compensation and safety for September. This month’s articles provide important tips on navigating the workers’ comp system and near-misses in the workplace. Click here to download the navigating Ohio’s workers’ compensation system and...

Register Today for the OSHRM-SOHA Fall Conference Sept. 30

Register for the Ohio Society of Health Care Risk Managers and the Society for Ohio Health Care Attorney Conference Sept. 30 at the Blackwell Inn and Conference Center. Join the OSHRM and SOHA members, as well as attorneys and risk management professionals for the annual in-person fall conference. Attendees will gain an understanding of key risk...

Register for AHA “Partnering to Strengthen the Health Care Workforce” Webinar Sept. 22

Join The American Hospital Association and National Association of Workforce Board for the “Partnering to Strengthen the Health Care Workface.” The webinar, centered around how hospitals and local workforce boards come together to strengthen the workforce, is set for 2p.m. Sept. 22. Panelists will discuss how the two forces partner...

AIM Releases Social Media Toolkit

The Alliance for Innovation On Maternal Health, or AIM, has released a social media toolkit to distribute its messages and amplify across AIM State and Jurisdiction and AIM Partner social media platforms. The toolkit is a guide on how to navigate today’s social media space and contains best practices, tips and tricks and design assets for...