Author: mackley

Call for Scholarship and Research Grant Applications, Award Nominations

The Ohio Nurses Foundation – ONA’s charitable arm – awards thousands of dollars annually to deserving nursing students and researchers. Applications for 2018 award money are due January 16th for the following categories: Scholarships Hague Memorial Scholarship: For a graduate nursing student who is an aspiring nurse leader. Minority Scholarship: For students who are pursuing …

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Member Call Out – Volunteer Opportunities

Several ONA councils, committees and caucuses are a seeking ONA members to fill vacancies. ONA members are encouraged to visit connect.ohnurses.org and fill out their volunteer profile before applying for volunteer opportunities. Volunteer profile information accompanies application information. To complete the volunteer profile: 1) Log into connect.ohnurses.org. 2) Click on Volunteer -> Opt into Volunteer …

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OSU Transplant Coordinator Nurses Unanimously Vote to Ratify Contract

Contract includes increased wages, new position to aide with patient service COLUMBUS –  The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center transplant coordinator nurses belonging to the Ohio Nurses Association unanimously ratified a new three-year contract on October 18, 2017. The nurses, who provide excellent service to patients in need of organ transplants, have been operating on …

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Ohio Nurses Pass 5 Proposals

by Molly Homan, ONA Staff   During the 2017 Convention held earlier this month, Ohio nurses voted to take on several issues through the passage of 5 reference proposals. Reference proposals are written by ONA members and voted on by elected nurse leaders who convene at Convention for the purpose of guiding the work of …

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