The 2012 YMCA Women of Achievement award recipients were honored Wednesday night at a dinner at Ohio University Zanesville.
This is the 24th year of the program. This year Cynthia Tuck and Sandra Harstine received The Josephine Phillips Health Care Award.
Anna Marie Katt and Cindy Clark were awarded The Aldine Roach Flegal Special Recognition Award. The two winners of The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation Bright Futures Award are Allison Bradley and Madeline...
Within six months, Genesis HealthCare System has won its second top 100 national award.
Genesis was recently recognized as a top-ranked Community Value Provider by Cleverley + Associates, a leading national health care financial consulting firm. Genesis President and CEO, Matthew Perry, says the firm releases the findings as part of its publication: State of the Hospital Industry - 2011 Edition.
"We are a very high quality organization and relative to other hospitals around...
WHIZ is recognizing another recipient of the 2011 Women of Achievement Awards.
Linda Morrow won the Muskingum Family "Y" Lifetime Service Award. She has been a professor at Muskingum University since 1988 and was a former teacher for East Muskingum School District. She said it's an honor to have been recognized for her work in the community.
"I just try to encourage people all the time and try to be consistent about that and support them in any way that I can...
For the first time ever, Zanesville's Genesis Health Care System has been named in the Thompson Reuter's 100 Top Hospital's Program.
The study evaluates hospitals across the country based on areas like patient satisfaction, clinical care standards, and profitability among others. Genesis President CEO Matt Perry said it is an honor to have been recognized.
"This is the preeminent national list to make as far as hospital performance and so everybody strives to make it and you...
Johnathan Wisecarver is a recent graduate of Tri-Valley High School. In the fall, he's moving to the southwestern corner of the state to study bio-chemistry at the University of Cincinnati, and he has hopes of becoming a doctor. However, to get to where he is today, Wisecarver had to endure one major health issue.
"I had degenerative hip disease, where I had to have three inches removed from my femor that was in the third grade. That injury kept me from playing football my...
The 2010 Women of Achievement Awards Presentation, may be months away, but the the time to nominate area women for their work in the community is now.
"Don't wait to nominate even though the cutoff is the Feb. 19," said Craig Miracle of the YMCA. "There are a lot of deserving women out there, we'd love to see them early so that gives us an opportunity to get everything sorted out and in the hands of our selection committee. "
The Genesis Healthcare Foundation is announcing the recipient of the 2009 Genesis Community Service Award.
Carol Kohler was recognized tonight in front of family, friends, and colleagues.
Kohler is a graduate of the Good Samaritan School of Nursing. She served the community as a nurse at the Good Samaritan Medical Center and Genesis before finally retiring back in 2001 as the Director of Surgical Services at Genesis.
The Genesis Healthcare Foundation says Kohler was awarded...