Author: Michelle Donovan

Ohio Nurses Association Applauds Introduction of House Bill 144 – Prohibit Overtime Work for Nurses as a Condition of Employment

Ohio Nurses Association Applauds Introduction of House Bill 144 – Prohibit Overtime Work for Nurses as a Condition of Employment Bill addresses safe patient care, would make Ohio 19th state to outlaw mandatory overtime for nurses COLUMBUS – House Bill 144, sponsored by Representative Don Manning (R-New Middletown) and introduced on March 19, 2019, aims …

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Changing the title of veterinary technician to veterinary nurse would undermine title protections and the “practice of nursing” that have been secured through Ohio’s state statute. 

The Ohio Nurses Association testified in opposition of House Bill 501 of the 132nd General Assembly- a bill aimed to change the title of registered veterinary technician to registered veterinary nurse. ONA feels so strongly regarding title protections that we have drafted language we hope to introduce as an amendment to the state budget that …

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400 Nurses to Pack Statehouse to Discuss Workplace Violence, Patient Safety

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 5, 2019 CONTACT:  Molly Homan Director of Communications and Marketing Technology Ohio Nurses Association 614-746-9914, mhoman@ohnurses.org   400 Nurses to Pack Statehouse to Discuss Workplace Violence, Patient Safety Agenda includes Governor Mike DeWine   WHAT:  Nurses Day at the Statehouse A sellout crowd of 24 sponsoring organizations and 400 nurses and …

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