State awards $200K to maternity program for opioid users

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LIMA — The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services awarded a $200,000 grant to Coleman Health Services and Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Medical Center for a maternal care home serving opioid-dependent pregnant and postpartum women.

“We have seen moms come through the doors—pregnant and addicted—and we have seen them leave healthier, confident and able to care for their new baby..."

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