Journal News - Ohio agency makes recommendation on infant mortality rates

March 31, 2016 - The 15-member Ohio Commission on Infant Mortality — led by a local lawmaker — has released its final report on how local social services agencies and others around the state should combat infant deaths.

Last year the General Assembly passed Senate Bill 276, which established the commission to study the issue. After a series of fact-finding sessions and public hearings, the commission released its recommendations this week. READ MORE