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Celebrate August’s National Immunization Awareness Month

OCHIN recognizes National Immunization Awareness Month, alongside the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and the American Academy of Pediatricians, with focused attention on childhood and adolescent immunizations. Check out the resources and programming we are offering in support of this work.

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The Maternal Infant Dyad-Implementation Project: Stories from the Field

Around fifteen percent of women in pregnancy and the year postpartum suffer from common mental disorders such as depression (perinatal depression) or anxiety, yet evidence-based strategies to identify and treat these conditions are rarely used in their medical care. In honor of National Mental Health Awareness Month, we are proud to share the experiences of two community health centers who are participating in the MInD-I initiative to implement the collaborative care model (CoCM) to improve the lives of those living with perinatal depression or anxiety.

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