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Department Heads Ready To Implement New DeWine Initiatives
Thursday, April 11, 2024

After Gov. Mike DeWine in his State of the State speech charted a children-focused course for the coming year, department directors praised his vision and said in interviews they are prepared to meet the challenge.

Agency Briefs: DeWine Seeks Disaster Relief; DOC; ODH; OBN; DYS
Monday, April 1, 2024

Gov. Mike DeWine is pursuing several different types of disaster relief which could bring financial relief to communities affected by March's severe weather.

Measles Case Identified in Dayton Area; Public Comments Accepted For Substance Use Disorder Policy…
Monday, February 5, 2024

The first case of measles of the year has been confirmed in Montgomery County, the Department of Health reported.

Health Fund Awards $350,000 To Suicide Prevention Coalitions
Friday, January 5, 2024

A state-backed endowment fund focused on advancing public health priorities issued its first round of grants focused on youth suicide prevention, the Department of Health announced Friday.

Agency Briefs: Unemployment Applications Up Nearly 3K; ODH; SOS; OHFA; ODT; DPS; OSHP; ODA
Friday, December 29, 2023

Ohioans filed 12,320 new applications for unemployment compensation between Dec. 10 and 16, hitting a 12-month all-time high, according to new data from the Department of Job & Family Services.

Overdose Deaths Decline; Executive Order Issued For HIPAA Code…
Friday, December 22, 2023

The number of Ohioans dying from unintentional drug overdoses dropped 5% in 2022 as national numbers increased 1%, according to new data from the Department of Health.

ODH Flags Increase In COVID, Respiratory Illnesses
Monday, December 18, 2023

Health officials on Monday made another push for a host of vaccines as Ohio hits the peak of respiratory illness season.

Health Department Ups Efforts To Combat Obesity
Thursday, November 16, 2023

DeWine Administration officials are hoping to reduce Ohio's ranking among the most obese states in the nation.

Group Opposing Recreational Marijuana Spends $270K On Ads
Thursday, October 19, 2023

Public media data compiled by the Republican consulting firm the Strategy Group found that the only reportable ad spending on November's Issue 2 has been by the non-profit Weed Free Kids that is opposing legalized recreational marijuana.

ODH Warns Over Exposing Children To Vaping Products
Thursday, October 19, 2023

The Ohio Department of Health recently reported that the number of e-cigarette exposures among youth reported to Ohio poison centers has tripled in the past seven years and that this year is likely to show another increase based on already available data.

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