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ONA News

Multistate Licensure Comes to Ohio January 2023

Erica Bell, ONA Director of Nursing Practice The time has come, Ohio. Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) is here and goes into effect on January 2023. The terms multistate license (MSL) …

AFT, America’s Fastest-Growing Healthcare Union, Unveils Report Detailing Troubling Healthcare Staffing Crisis

Report Includes Strategies to Improve Nation’s Healthcare Facilities and Concrete Examples of Successful Implementation   For Release: Wednesday, November 16, 2022 Contact: Oriana Korin 202-374-6103 [email protected] WASHINGTON—A groundbreaking new report bringing together …

(Lunch) Breaks and the Law

Lunch breaks? What lunch breaks? Yes, bona fide breaks can be hard to come by in nursing (for reasons we’ll get into another time), but that doesn’t stop some employers …

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With over 40% of nurses considering leaving the profession, #TheTimeIsNow to trust the most trusted profession and fix the nurse staffing crisis.

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