News Releases

Hospital Week 2019 - OHA Health Care Worker of the Year Nominees and Leadership Award Honorees

In recognition of National Hospital Week, May 12-17, the Ohio Hospital Association today announced 64 nominees for the 2019 Health Care Worker of the Year Award, and the honorees of its annual leadership awards to be recognized at the annual OHA Recognition Dinner, during the association’s annual meeting June 3-5 at the Hilton Columbus at Easton.

OHA Celebrates National Hospital Week 2019: May 12 - 18

In recognition of National Hospital Week, the Ohio Hospital Association celebrates the vital role of Ohio hospital’s focus on patient education and engagement to make Ohio communities healthier, safer and more productive

OSU Wexner Medical Center to Receive OHA's Top Environmental Leadership Award, 13 Hospitals to Receive Environmental Stewardship Awards

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center will receive the John Chapman Award for developing a comprehensive program to reduce their ecological footprint in the community. 

OHA Earns 2019 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award

OHA is proud to announce that it received the 2019 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award for its outstanding efforts in energy efficiency program delivery.

Patient Safety Awards Presented to Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital, Nationwide Children’s Hospital for Improving Health Outcomes

In recognition of National Patient Safety Awareness Week (March 10-16), the Ohio Patient Safety Institute recognizes Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland), Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital (Cleveland) and Nationwide Children’s Hospital (Columbus) as the recipients of the 10th Annual Dr. Frank Dono Best Practice Awards for their work to improve health care outcomes.

Hospital Leaders Appointed to OHA Board of Trustees

The Ohio Hospital Association, the united voice of Ohio’s 237 hospitals and 13 health systems, appointed three new members to the Board of Trustees.

Ohio Hospital Association to Advance Effective Prescribing Practices, Education Through Coverys Community Healthcare Foundation Grant

OHA Institute for Health Innovation is expanding continuing education for opioid prescribers and benchmarking analysis of provider prescribing at Ohio hospitals this year. These new efforts are supported by the Coverys Community Healthcare Foundation which awarded OHA with a grant totaling $612,773 for its Educating Ohio’s Prescribers project.  The project will conclude in 2022.

Hospital Leaders Elected to OHA’s Board of Trustees, OhioHealth Executive Mike Louge to Chair Board

The Ohio Hospital Association, the united voice of Ohio’s 237 hospitals and 13 health systems, announces new officers and welcomes two new members to its Board of Trustees for next year.

Cleveland Clinic, Licking Memorial Health Systems Receiving Ohio Patient Safety Institute Award

The Cleveland Clinic and Licking Memorial Health System received the Dr. Frank Dono Best Practice award during OHA’s Annual Meeting Quality Summit. The summit was attended by leaders and clinical experts from Ohio hospitals who gathered to participate in continuing education sessions.