The Bethesda Behavioral Health Center will open a new facility on Monday for those suffering from mental health issues as well as drug and alcohol dependency.
The new facility will be located in the former Forestview Health Campus behind Bethesda Hospital. Director of Behavioral Health at Genesis, Karen Green, said that they are lucky to have continued support of behavioral healthcare here in Zanesville.
"Most corporations do not put money into their behavioral health...
A special ceremony was held at the Genesis Bethesda Hospital campus Wednesday afternoon.
The "Topping Out" ceremony commemorated a huge milestone for the hospital, the new building has reached its highest point. Three beams, signed by hospital employees and volunteers, were placed in the new addition to the hospital on the south side of the building. An evergreen tree was also part of the ceremony to represent growth.
Genesis Healthcare hosted their annual Day of Dance at the Colony Square Mall on Saturday.
The event aims to educate visitors about heart health while giving them a chance to get up and get moving through dance. Guests were able to talk to area cardiologists while being scanned for various heart related diseases. The tests were free of charge.
"Today people could come in and get glucose, lipid profile screened , their BMI, their blood pressure, their spirometer, their PAD...
The Genesis Healthcare Foundation celebrates a monumental achievement in the building of the new Genesis Medical Center.
Officials from the foundation held an open house ceremony to say thank you to the community for their help in surpassing their 15 million dollar fundraising goal. The project was two years in the making.
"We started with the folks in our internal family, board members, employees physicians and we also had a committee of community members who spoke to...
Locals have a unique chance to get some one on one time with area physicians.
For the past two years, the staff at Genesis Healthcare have provided the national " Just Walk with a Doc Program" to our area. Twice a month doctors meet with the public to exercise and discuss medical advice and issues that affect a wide range of people.
"A lot of them will discuss their exercise tips the physicians are very active themselves so just encouraging people to get at least...
Need to get rid of your expired prescription drugs?
In partnership with the Drug Enforcement Agency, the Muskingum County Sheriff's Office and the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department will be collecting expired prescriptions or any other medications you no longer need. Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says trying to dispose of medication on your own not only can be harmful on the environment, but can also create other problems.