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Q&A: Mary Kay Irwin, director of school health services at Nationwide Children's Hospital

Apr 17th, 2018

Mary Kay Irwin is the director of school health services at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Irwin spoke with Interact for Health about Nationwide Children's Hospital's work to connect children to health care by creating access point at schools. Mary Kay Irwin

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Fairfield school-based health center helping kids learn and stay healthy

Mar 25th, 2018

Guadalupe, a young student in the Fairfield City School District, had a vision problem. Thanks to the staff at the district's school-based health center (SBHC) operated by Primary Health Solutions, she can now see clearly with glasses. The SBHC is the first and largest comprehensive health center in a suburban school district in the nation.

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Collaborative offers chance to share, learn among health foundations

Oct 9th, 2017

Interact for Health recently had the chance to show visitors from Virginia and Texas the work our grantees are doing across the region. It was all part of the Health Legacy Collaborative Learning Circle, co-funded by the Robert Wood Johnson County Health Rankings. The yearlong project has brought together four health foundations of similar size and wit... Read More