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Nurses, Community Celebrate Mandatory Overtime Decision, Safer Patient Care

Nurses, Community Celebrate Mandatory Overtime Decision, Safer Patient Care Community Health System’s Northside Medical Center told to cease and desist use of the practice YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – After months of inadequate nurse staffing and concerns over patient safety, the nurses of CHS-Northside, represented by the Ohio Nurses Association, and the community are celebrating an end …

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OSU College of Nursing, Ohio Nurses Association partner to promote Million Hearts® Initiative

Two organizations dedicated to improving the health of Ohioans are teaming up to target crisis levels of cardiovascular disease in the state. The Ohio State University College of Nursing and the Ohio Nurses Association have partnered to expand participation in the Million Hearts® Initiative, a national effort launched in 2011 by the U.S. Department of …

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Nurses Arbitrate Mandatory Overtime Grievance Against Community Health System’s Northside Medical Center

Nurses Arbitrate Mandatory Overtime Grievance Against Community Health System’s Northside Medical Center YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Fifty-two nurses are involved in a set of mass grievances filed against Community Health System’s (CHS) Northside Medical because they were being forced by the facility to work mandatory overtime – a potentially dangerous practice that contributes heavily to nurse …

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Nurses Applaud Akron General Medical Center’s Ebola Response

For Immediate Release November 17, 2014   Nurses Applaud Akron General Medical Center’s Ebola Response Ohio Nurses Association recognizes the facility’s collaborative approach AKRON, Ohio – Leaders from the Ohio Nurses Association and AFT Nurses and Health Professionals met with Akron General Medical Center’s administration today to formally recognize the hospital’s outstanding efforts relating to …

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