On Aug. 14, CUHCC hosted a special Back to School clinic event for families and children in South Minneapolis in celebration of National Health Center Week. They provided general health check-ups and vaccinations, including COVID-19 vaccines for those 12 and older, and back-to-school supplies. They had 37 medical visits, 18 dental visits, and provided 26 COVID-19 vaccines. Staff and volunteers helped distribute backpacks, hotdogs, ice cream, library cards and books.
The endowed chair supports nursing programs and nursing services that focus on the needs of the community at large.
COVID-19 has greatly impacted the health of Minnesotans and exacerbated the disparities present in BIPOC and immigrant communities.
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