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Deaconess Associations, Inc. donates $375,000 for teen health center

For the 2,200 students enrolled at Western Hills University and Dater High Schools, this new school year should be a healthier one.

That’s because Deaconess Associations, Inc. (DAI) has provided $375,000 to fund, staff and equip the Deaconess Health Check, an on-campus, school-based health center operated by the Cincinnati Health Department (CHD).

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From left: Rocky Merz,public information officer at the Cincinnati Health Department; Dr. Stephen Sippel, Dater High School principal; Dr. Stephanie Morton, Western Hills University High School principal; Dr. Marilyn Crumpton, medical director for the Cincinnati Health Department’s school and adolescent health program; and Patrick Ward, director of the Deaconess Associations Foundation.(Oak Tree Communications Photo)