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Governor Announces Orders To Reopen Certain Facilities

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)(Thursday, June 4)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced the reopening of certain facilities including certain entertainment facilities with health and safety restrictions. “As … Sorry! This content is only available to paid subscribers at this time. Please login below, or consider purchasing a subscription today! Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

UPDATE: Disparity, K-12 Reopening, Medical Procedures, Funding Opportunities for Businesses

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates. OHIO DISPARITY: Governor DeWine announced today that he is intensifying efforts in Ohio to improve issues of health and economic disparities, racism, and inequity. “I am seeking dialogue to solve these problems and seeking strategies for the implementation of reforms,” said […]

Health Order Signed

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following order has been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH: Director’s Order that Reopens Facilities Providing Child Care Services, with Exceptions. Posted 11:25 am, 5.31.20

Health Orders Signed

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH:  Director’s Updated and Revised Order for Business Guidance and Social Distancing Director’s Order that Rescinds the Director’s Order that the Sale of Spirituous Liquor be Restricted in Certain Instances in Certain Counties. -Posted 5.30, 5:36 pm

COVID-19 Update: Testing, Assisted Living Visitation, Premium Deferrals, Fairs

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted today provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  PHARMACY TESTING: Governor DeWine announced today that the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy has clarified rules that allow pharmacists to order and administer tests for COVID-19.  “As frontline health care providers, pharmacies are critical in our state’s response […]

COVID-19 Update: Congregate Care Unified Response Teams

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  NEW CONGREGATE CARE UNIFIED RESPONSE TEAMS: Governor DeWine announced today the formation of new Congregate Care Unified Response Teams to test residents and staff members in Ohio’s nursing homes. “Nursing facilities have been aggressive regarding testing and managing […]

Acton Signs Orders

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH: Director’s Order that Reopens Gyms, Dance Instruction Studios, and Other Personal Fitness Venues, with Exceptions Director’s Order that Provides Guidance for Baseball, Softball, Batting Cages, Golf Courses, Miniature Golf, Local and Public Pools and Aquatic Centers, Tennis Facilities, […]

Ohio State Fair Cancelled For 2020

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Today, Thursday, May 21, the Ohio Expositions Commission announced that it will cancel the 2020 Ohio State Fair, originally scheduled for July 29 – August 9 in Columbus. Members of the Commission expressed concern for public health, as well as the financial feasibility of hosting a socially distant fair that would adhere to social distancing protocols and its impact on […]

COVID-19 Update: Efforts to Improve Minority Health, New Sector Openings

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, Lt. Governor Jon Husted, and Dr. Amy Acton, MD, MPH, today provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  MINORITY HEALTH STRIKE FORCE PRELIMINARY RECOMMENDATIONS: Governor DeWine today announced initial findings from his Minority Health Strike Force. The team was formed in April in response to the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on African […]

Health Orders Signed

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that the following orders have been signed by  Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH: Camp Safe Ohio Order Order that Rescinds and Maintains Portions of the Stay Safe Ohio Order Urgent Health Advisory: Ohioans Protecting Ohioans.–Posted 5.20, 7:25 pm


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