WOSU News Archives For: April 2, 2010

AG Clears Way for Ballot Issue Challenging Ohio’s Participation in Health Insurance Reform

12:00AM
April
2, 2010

Ohio’s attorney general has approved language summarizing a proposed ballot measure to exempt the state from President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

Ohio Governor Forms Painkiller Abuse Task Force

12:00AM
April
2, 2010

Saying the state faces a public health emergency, Ohio’s governor has created a task force to battle prescription painkiller abuse.

Ohio Wildlife Officials Charged over Faked License

12:00AM
April
2, 2010

Five Ohio wildlife officials, including a top administrator, have been charged over an allegedly falsified hunting license provided to an out-of-state wildlife officer.

East Side Community Health Center Builds New Facility With Stimulus Grant

12:00AM
April
2, 2010

Community health centers are popular among the uninsured and those with government assistance. And the federal government is pushing for of these local health facilities. But many of these health centers are small and don’t have the space to accommodate patient demand. In part of our on-going series, Following the Stimulus Money, WOSU reports, a local community health center got a $4.4 million construction grant.