Author Archives: Tricia Perduk

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Free Neglect Training for Providers

Summit County is seeing an increase in the number of Neglect MUIs this year. Summit DD’s MUI team is offering a free training for Providers to address the causes and help curb this emerging trend. Read More ›

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Food for Thought: Proactive Awareness

Choking incidents are on the rise. Through August 2023, there has been a total of 8 choking-related MUIs investigated this year. These 8 Summit County MUIs involved 7 different individuals, all with no associated Neglects. We are on pace to have a slight increase in choking incidents as compared to 2022. We need your help to turn things around. Read More ›

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Staff Spotlight: Shannon Mahoney

Meet the newest member of the MUI team, Shannon Mahoney. Shannon has taken on the role of Intake Investigative Agent II. Read More ›

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2023 Annual MUI Stakeholders Meeting

The Summit County MUI Stakeholders Committee met on July 10, 2023, to discuss MUI data and trends from the 2022 calendar year. Get the latest on their findings. Read More ›

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