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COVID cases among Hispanic community fall

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. — New data from both the Hamilton County Health Department and CEMPA testing show that positive COVID-19 cases among Hispanic people in the county are declining. Part of the reason for this could be new community partnerships and new efforts to bring COVID-19 information to the Latinx community in a way that is accessible. Last…

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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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Cempa Community Care To Offer Free Drive-Thru And Walk-Up COVID-19 Testing At Avondale Youth And Family Development Center

To expand access to COVID-19 testing in the Chattanooga area, Cempa Community Care, in partnership with Alleo Health System, LifeSpring Pediatrics, the City of Chattanooga — Youth & Family Development and the Hamilton County Health Department, will offer free drive-thru and walk-up testing in the Avondale Youth and Family Development Center parking lot, 1305 Dodson Ave.…

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COVID-19 Testing Site Location: Times Free Press Correction

Wednesday, April 16, a representative of the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society misspoke during a press conference when naming Cempa Community Care as a COVID-19 testing site. That is incorrect. We have neither the testing kits nor the personal protective equipment (PPE) to administer such tests. Over the past few weeks, we have, however, been operating…

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Cempa Services Update

Cempa Community Care will now have HIV, Hepatitis C and STI testing available at our 1042 East Third Street location. New testing hours are on Monday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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