Monthly Archives: March 2020

Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice Partners with Children’s Hunger Alliance to Feed Children in Columbus

Columbus— 03/26/20 — Today, The Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice announced a partnership with the Children’s Hunger Alliance to provide food around central Ohio to children that are home due to the Corona virus closing down schools. The Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice has offered its classroom and meeting spaces as a [...] Read More

Covid-19 Update March 19th, 2020

COVDIEO 3/19/2020 The response to our call to action asking for Gov DeWine’s help has been overwhelming. There’s been 560 emails and tweets in just two days. We’re going to keep it going until we get what you need! If you haven’t already text the word “DEWINE” to “52886”. Have everyone you know do the [...] Read More

Covid-19 Update March 18th, 2020

COVIDEO Script 3/18/2020 Our number one concern right now is the lack of PPE. While we’ve be given the guidance from the state for agencies to contact their local EMA, we’ve also be getting widespread reports that the EMA cannot assist. We know what a difficult situation you face. We’re accelerating our calls for support. [...] Read More

URGENT: Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice Requesting Donations of Personal Protection Equipment to fight COVID-19

Community based health care providers are on the front lines fighting the pandemic, yet don’t have the basic supplies needed to prevent contracting or transmitting this deadly disease. Columbus, Ohio— March 18, 2020 — To keep home care and hospice nurses, physicians, and workers safe from Covid-19 (the Coronavirus), and to slow transmission, there is [...] Read More

Covid-19 Update March 17th, 2020

The Daily 3: Covid-19 March 17th, 2020 Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/ochchstaff Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/company/5222763/admin/ Facebook https://www.facebook.com/OhioCouncilHomeCareHospice/   Intro, then... “As we continue to try and help support your agency through the COVID-19 epidemic, we have a couple of important updates: PPE: Any agency that is at a critical place with PPE—defined at 3-4 stockpile—should contact [...] Read More