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It’s all about the soap: Hand washing, not alcohol rubs, recommended to prevent spread of enterovirus

Published Sep 8
In recent years, alcohol-based antiviral rubs have become the go-to for hand hygiene and combating illness. With perfumed scents and cutesy carriers, they’re even considered chi-chi among trendy tweens.
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College of Nursing named NLN Center of Excellence

Published Jul 30
The Ohio State University College of Nursing has been named an NLN Center of Excellence (COE) for 2014 to 2018, the National League for Nursing Board of Governors has announced.
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Dean Melnyk appointed to NQF behavioral health committee

Published Jul 18
Bernadette Melnyk, associate vice president for health promotion, university chief wellness officer and dean of the College of Nursing, has been appointed to the National Quality Forum's (NQF) Behavioral Health Standing Committee.
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Buckeyes to promote healthy behaviors across the state

Published Apr 10
Health science experts and students from The Ohio State University will travel the state this month to teach healthy lifestyle behaviors, specifically geared to the prevention of heart attacks and strokes as part of the Department of Health & Human Services’ Million Hearts® Initiative.
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Balas, RWJF study: Risks of delirium and immobility in ICUs can be reduced

Published Mar 6
Balas, RWJF study: Risks of delirium and immobility in ICUs can be reduced
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Teens at risk for obesity switch from sugared drinks to water with peer intervention

Melnyk to be inducted into WVU Academy of Distinguished Alumni

Published Feb 10
Bernadette Melnyk, Ohio State University’s first chief wellness officer will be inducted into her alma mater's Academy of Distinguished Alumni
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Melnyk inducted into WVU Academy of Distinguished Alumni

Happ's RWJF-funded program improves ICU patient communication

Published Jan 23
New evidence-based online learning modules include communications strategies and tools for helping critically ill patients who cannot speak
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College of Nursing launches Centennial website

Published Jan 10
The Ohio State University College of Nursing has launched a special website dedicated to its 2014 Centennial observation. The site, at www.nursing100.osu.edu, features a rich selection of content.
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