Medical recruits needed for Ohio health centers

Medical recruits needed for Ohio health centers

COLUMBUS - The health-care headquarters for nearly 620,000 Ohioans is looking for new recruits. Research released Monday shows that almost all Communi...

March 15th, 2016 |  


Report: Protect yourself against Zika Virus during Spring Break travel

Spring Break has started across the state of Ohio and the Ohio Department of Health (ODH), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), i...

March 12th, 2016 |  


Avita eyes Bellville expansion

Avita eyes Bellville expansion

Avita Health System is looking into the possibility of expanding into Bellville, according to an official from the hospital. The plans are prelimin...

March 1st, 2016 updated: March 2nd, 2016. |  



Zika Virus to be discussed at COTC in March

Ohio now has several reported cases of Zika virus, including one in Licking County. Dealing with global diseases like Zika is the topic of a conferenc...

February 21st, 2016 |  


Ohio reports 2 new Zika virus cases in returning travelers

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is reporting the state’s third and fourth cases of Zika virus in returning travelers –...

February 13th, 2016 |  


Stemming the tide of HIV/AIDS in Ohio: Who’s at the helm?

Stemming the tide of HIV/AIDS in Ohio: Who’s at the helm?

COLUMBUS - Ohio has the resources needed to stem the tide of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, but according to new research from the Center for Community Soluti...

February 8th, 2016 |  


Children’s dental care month: 75 years later, work continues in Ohio

Children’s dental care month: 75 years later, work continues in Ohio

COLUMBUS - Ohio children probably don’t pause to think of the impact of sugary Valentines Day treats on their teeth, but experts say poor dental...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Health care enrollment deadline nears: Ohio navigators standing by

Health care enrollment deadline nears: Ohio navigators standing by

COLUMBUS - Health care groups in Ohio are getting the word out that there’s less than one week to sign up for coverage through the Health Insura...

January 25th, 2016 |  


It’s never too late to kick the habit

It’s never too late to kick the habit

COLUMBUS - The addictive nature of nicotine makes kicking the habit extremely difficult, and some Ohioans who resolved to quit smoking in 2016 may hav...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Report: Health coverage gaps remain for Ohio’s Hispanic kids

Report: Health coverage gaps remain for Ohio’s Hispanic kids

COLUMBUS - A healthy start helps for future life success, but a new report finds a higher percentage of Hispanic children lack health insurance compar...

January 16th, 2016 |