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Cempa Brings Mobile COVID-19 Testing to Underserved Neighborhoods and Rural Areas in Chattanooga

Cempa Community Care has been fighting infectious diseases since the organization’s inception 34 years ago. When COVID-19 started to affect people in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, and the surrounding region, Cempa’s leadership team jumped into action. People impacted by COVID-19 in the Chattanooga region have made headlines, from the most affected zip codes to individuals who…

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Cempa Community Care To Offer Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing In Chattanooga And Cleveland

Cempa Community Care will offer free drive-thru COVID-19 testing this week. Free Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing at Redemption to the Nations Church Tuesday 3-6 p.m. Redemption to the Nations Church, 1908 Bailey Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37404 Cleveland Testing at Peerless Road Church Wednesday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Peerless Road Church, 3301 Peerless Rd. NW, Cleveland,…

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COVID-19 makes racial health disparities more pronounced in Chattanooga

The latest data about a new disease is underlining the decades-old saying. “When white people catch a cold, Black people catch the flu,” said LaDarius Price, community outreach specialist at Cempa Community Care. “That’s the absolute reality for a lot of us.” Before the coronavirus pandemic, Price spent years working to address health inequalities in the…

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Shannon Stephenson – 20 Under 40

Cempa CEO, Shannon Stephenson has been featured in Chatter Magazine’s 20 Under 40! Check out some highlights from her interview below and read the article in its entirety here. Shannon Stephenson, 37 CEO, Cempa Community Care; Owner, Vertical Consult and Academy VC; Member, Mayor [Berke]’s Joint COVID-19 Task Force; Chair, Community Testing Subcommittee; 2019 Champion…

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