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Black leaders question Mercy's plan to open health clinic in Ferguson

By St. Louis Post-Dispatch  
   December 11, 2019

The founder of a black midwife-led health center that opened three years ago in Ferguson to address stark racial disparities in maternal health care is claiming hospital giant Mercy is violating an agreement with plans to open a similar clinic in Ferguson. A letter was published Monday in the St. Louis American, signed by area black female leaders and politicians, demanding an apology and that Mercy stop all plans to build its clinic.

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