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Survey: Most Ohio Nursing Home Residents “Satisfied”

4, 2010

A survey of Ohioans in nursing homes and assisted living facilities concludes they’re pretty satisfied with the care they’re getting. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has the numbers.

Central Ohio Nursing Schools Flood Local Job Market

8, 2009

Health officials say that there are three million nurses in the United States. But they also continue to warn that there’s a nursing shortage. They say the number of jobs going unfilled will grow dramatically in the next 15 years. But in Central Ohio, that doesn’t seem to be the case – at least not yet.

Nursing Home and Home Health Agencies Say Budget Decisions “Life or Death”

25, 2009

Nursing home operators in Ohio and those who run home health care agencies work to divert the budget ax.

Bill Would Help Nurses Become Educators

11, 2009

A group of Ohio nurses wants state lawmakers to pass a bill and they want it done STAT. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports.

Ohio Supreme Court Rules That Advanced Age Alone Can’t Cancel Agreement

7, 2009

The Ohio Supreme Court says a voluntary agreement signed by a resident as she moved into a nursing home can’t be thrown out just based on her advanced age. Statehouse correspondent Karen Kasler has details.

Ohio Supreme Court to decide Nursing Home Case

4, 2009

The Ohio Supreme Court will decide a case involving an elderly nursing home resident, the resident’s family and the nursing home.