COVID-19 Update: Vax-a-Million, Medicaid Vaccine Uptake, Isolation/Quarantine

OHIO BUREAU OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION //  MAY 24, 2021   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. VAX-A-MILLION UPDATE Governor DeWine announced today that Ohio continues to see increased uptake of the COVID-19 vaccine following the announcement of the Ohio Vax-a-Million promotion.…

COVID-19 Update: Nursing Home & Assisted Living Employee Testing Exemption, Homebound Vaccination Plan

OHIO BUREAU OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION // MAY 3, 2021   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. LONG-TERM CARE/NURSING FACILITY TESTING ORDER Governor DeWine announced today that a new Ohio Department of Health order will exempt fully vaccinated staff in nursing homes…

COVID-19 Update: Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

OHIO BUREAU OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION //  April 13, 2021 (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided an update on Ohio’s vaccination plans following this morning’s decision to pause the administration of the Johnson and Johnson (Janssen) vaccine. The majority of the Ohio’s Johnson and Johnson doses were directed to mass vaccination…

COVID-19 Update: Economic Recovery, Unemployment Insurance, Case Increases, Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome

OHIO BUREAU OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION //  APRIL 8, 2021   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ECONOMIC RECOVERY Governor DeWine today outlined the progression of Ohio’s economic recovery. Ohio’s gross domestic product (GDP) outpaced the nation in the final quarter…

COVID-19 Update: Higher Education and Workplace Vaccinations, Increase in Variant Spread

OHIO BUREAU OF WORKERS’ COMPENSATION //  APRIL 1, 2021   (COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted provided the following updates on Ohio’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. HIGHER EDUCATION VACCINATIONS Governor DeWine announced today that the state will begin working with local colleges and universities to offer vaccination clinics on campuses…