LOCAL HEALTH CENTER STAFF MEMBER HONORED FOR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Lansing, MI, August 8, 2014 – At the Michigan Primary Care Association’s (MPCA) 35th annual awards ceremony held August 5, 2014, the non-profit association representing Michigan Health Centers honored Daphne Pontius, RN for her distinguished service.
Pontius is the Maternal Infant Health Program Coordinator at Cassopolis Family Clinic Network, a network of Health Centers serving Cass County and southeast Berrien County.
The MPCA Distinguished Service Award recognizes commitment, dedication, and outstanding service on behalf of Michigan Health Center patients.
“Daphne is a hands-on coordinator and leader among her peers, making her highly deserving of an MPCA Distinguished Service Award,” said Kim Sibilsky, Chief Executive Officer, Michigan Primary Care Association. “Honoring her with this award is MPCA’s way of thanking Daphne for her service to Cassopolis Family Clinic Network and its patients and community.”
Cassopolis Family Clinic Network is one of Michigan’s 38 Health Center organizations that together operate 240 sites across the state, providing care to more than 600,000 patients each year regardless of insurance status or income. Michigan Health Centers are part of a nationwide network of Health Centers that serve the primary medical, dental, and behavioral health care needs of more than 22 million individuals in over 9,000 locations across the U.S.