On April 7, 2016 the Chico News & Review published an article titled, “Reading exam – Pediatricians pass out books during visits to clinic, tout reading for development” by Evan Tuchinsky. The full article is available at https://www.newsreview.com/chico/reading-exam/content?oid=20558318
Congratulations to Ann Dickman, R.N., BSN, PHN! She has been awarded the First 5 Butte County Children’s Champion Star for her dedication and collaboration on projects designed to positively impact children’s health and well-being. The Star is presented to individuals who have provided an outstanding service or program benefiting Butte County families with children ages 0-5 years. As the Maternal Child and Adolescent Health Director for Butte County Public Health, Ann works on issues that range from home visitation to maternal mental health to car seat safety (to name just a few), ensuring that resources and services are made available to children and families throughout our community.