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Northside Nurses Ratify Agreement with Steward

Northside Regional Releases Job Fair Details

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nearly one month after nurses from Northside Regional Medical Center were told they would soon be out of a job, union representatives have ratified an agreement with the hospital’s owner, Steward Health Care. On Wednesday, the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association voted to ratify closure and separation agreements with Steward. The union […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Nearly one month after nurses from Northside Regional Medical Center were told they would soon be out of a job, union representatives have ratified an agreement with the hospital’s owner, Steward Health Care. On Wednesday, the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association voted to ratify closure and separation...

BWC Starts Pilot Program to Address Opioid Impact

COLUMBUS, Ohio ­– The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation will launch a program next month to support employers who are willing to hire workers dealing with opioid addiction and recovery. The Opioid Workplace Safety Program will provide up to $5 million over two years to help employers in Montgomery, Ross and Scioto counties hire, manage […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio ­– The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation will launch a program next month to support employers who are willing to hire workers dealing with opioid addiction and recovery. The Opioid Workplace Safety Program will provide up to $5 million over two years to help employers in Montgomery, Ross...

Mercy Health Starts Work on Community Health Assessment

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mercy Health-Youngstown and community partners have begun working on the Valley’s Community Health Needs Assessment, a tool that helps identify community health needs and public health disparities that need addressed. Through a collaboration with Mahoning and Trumbull County District Boards of Health, health care systems such as Mercy Health and public health […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Mercy Health-Youngstown and community partners have begun working on the Valley’s Community Health Needs Assessment, a tool that helps identify community health needs and public health disparities that need addressed. Through a collaboration with Mahoning and Trumbull County District Boards of Health, health care systems such as...

Akron Children’s Featured in Parents Magazine

AKRON, Ohio – Akron Children’s Hospital is featured in Parents magazine as one of the 20 “most innovative children’s hospitals” in the United States. The online story is published at Parents.com/hospitals and will be featured in the October print edition of the magazine. The designation, based on a comprehensive survey sent to members of the […]

AKRON, Ohio – Akron Children’s Hospital is featured in Parents magazine as one of the 20 “most innovative children’s hospitals” in the United States. The online story is published at Parents.com/hospitals and will be featured in the October print edition of the magazine. The designation, based on a comprehensive survey...

Northside Nurses, Steward Reach Tentative Agreement

Northside Nurses, Steward Reach Tentative Agreement

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – The negotiating committee representing the nurses of Northside Regional Medical Center has reached a tentative agreement with the hospital’s owner, Steward Health Care. The agreement is subject to ratification by the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association membership. Association President Laurie Hornberger made the announcement just after 11 p.m. Thursday evening. More details […]

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – The negotiating committee representing the nurses of Northside Regional Medical Center has reached a tentative agreement with the hospital's owner, Steward Health Care. The agreement is subject to ratification by the Youngstown General Duty Nurses Association membership. Association President Laurie Hornberger made the announcement just after 11...

Nurses Union Launches Campaign Against Steward

Northside Closing Was 'Decade in the Making'

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — The Ohio  Nurses Association says it’s raising red flags about Steward Health Care so that “community residents get the care they need in light of the company’s greedy, hasty decision” to close Northside Regional Medical Center. In a news release issued this morning, the union, which represents 188 nurses at Northside, said […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- The Ohio  Nurses Association says it's raising red flags about Steward Health Care so that "community residents get the care they need in light of the company's greedy, hasty decision" to close Northside Regional Medical Center. In a news release issued this morning, the union, which represents...

Southwoods Receives Program Accreditation

BOARDMAN, Ohio — Southwoods Sleep Centers announced that it received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, or AASM. To receive the five-year accreditation, a sleep center must meet or exceed the AASM’s professional health care standards in core areas, including personnel, facility and equipment, policies and procedures, data acquisition, patient care, and quality assurance. […]

BOARDMAN, Ohio -- Southwoods Sleep Centers announced that it received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, or AASM. To receive the five-year accreditation, a sleep center must meet or exceed the AASM's professional health care standards in core areas, including personnel, facility and equipment, policies and procedures, data acquisition,...

Salem Regional Gains Access to Mercy’s Institutional Knowledge

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Thanks to a new partnership with Mercy Health, Salem Regional Medical Center now has access to the best practices and institutional knowledge of the state’s largest health-care system. “Health care is transforming at a rapid pace and hospitals must ensure that we are delivering the highest quality of care while reducing health-care […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Thanks to a new partnership with Mercy Health, Salem Regional Medical Center now has access to the best practices and institutional knowledge of the state’s largest health-care system. “Health care is transforming at a rapid pace and hospitals must ensure that we are delivering the highest quality...

Baby Boomers Need ‘Adult Child Influencer’

Baby Boomers Need Adult Child Influencer

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – With the baby boomer generation – those born between 1946 and 1964 – approaching retirement, more people will find themselves in the role of the adult child influencer if they haven’t already. And it’s a role they need to prepare for. Adult child influencers, or ACIs as jargon in the senior-care industry […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – With the baby boomer generation – those born between 1946 and 1964 – approaching retirement, more people will find themselves in the role of the adult child influencer if they haven’t already. And it’s a role they need to prepare for. Adult child influencers, or ACIs as...

Northside, Mercy Health Hold Job Fairs

Northside Regional Releases Job Fair Details

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Employees at Northside Regional Medical Center will have an opportunity to meet with more than two dozen regional employers during job fairs on Aug. 23 and Sept. 6. The employee-only job fairs are scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Northside’s Medical Office Building A. Following the announcement on Aug. 15 […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Employees at Northside Regional Medical Center will have an opportunity to meet with more than two dozen regional employers during job fairs on Aug. 23 and Sept. 6. The employee-only job fairs are scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Northside's Medical Office Building A. Following...