Category: Nursing News

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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OSU Wexner Medical Center Nurses Hopeful for Safe Staffing Amidst Grievance Response

Medical Center Recognizes Staffing Levels Must Reflect Patient Needs   COLUMBUS – The Ohio State University Nurses Organization, a local unit of the Ohio Nurses Association, is hopeful the medical center remedies recent nursing staffing cuts that have the potential of compromising patient care. OSUNO nurses filed a grievance over the staffing cuts and met …

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