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Wartburg Partners with Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center to Provide Onsite COVID-19 Antibody Testing to Wartburg Staff

The Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center (MVNHC), an organization serving as a healthcare home to thousands of residents and families in lower-Westchester County and the Bronx for more than 40 years provided COVID-19 antibody testing to all Wartburg staff as a kickoff to Wartburg’s staff testing plans.

David Gentner, President and CEO of Wartburg, said “I’ve been looking for the opportunity to work with the health center for years and am truly grateful for their partnership at this time. My thanks to President Watson and her team for responding so quickly to our testing needs.”

The Health Center’s mission is to extend equally health services and to join with other health workers, agencies and with communities in a partnership which will enable our organization to promote and protect the overall physical, mental and social health and well-being of this community.

Judith Watson, the Health Center’s President & CEO, said “The Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center is pleased to partner with Wartburg in providing COVID-19 testing for staff which will bring much needed peace of mind to all. Collectively, we will overcome this pandemic.”