Category: ONA Union

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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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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Hoxworth Nurses Ratify New 3-Year Contract

On Monday, April 10th, nurses at the University of Cincinnati Hoxworth Blood Center collectively ratified a new 3-year collective bargaining agreement. The nurses were able to successfully secure language for mileage reimbursement, preceptor pay and reduced work schedules. The nurses were also able to add language that prohibits floating to any other area of the …

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ONA Members at Alliance Community Hospital Vote To Ratify New Contract

ONA members at Alliance Community Hospital recently voted to ratify a new three year contract that keeps health care premiums affordable for working families. The contract also includes raises of 4.75% over a three year period and provides nurses with the opportunity to achieve paid overtime benefits. In addition, the new contract includes important provisions …

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