Stories tagged with: Genesis Good Samaritan

February 3, 2015 - 5:50pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

Lots of rain and falling temperatures has left many parts of Southeast Ohio looking like a skating rink.

Ice is everywhere and the slippery situation has been causing a lot of problems for people. Trauma injury prevention and outreach coordinator for Genesis, Rebecca Geyer said they have seen an increase in ice related injuries.

"Just recently we've seen an increase in the amount of falls that we've seen from the ice related weather. So falls have always been our leading...

September 18, 2011 - 8:59pm
3 years 32 weeks ago

A vehicle flips sending one to the hospital.

According to Trooper Stephen Williams of the State Highway Patrol it happened at around 6:30 Sunday evening. A Chevy Cobalt was heading south on Sandy Ridge Road in Zanesville when it went over a hill top nearly hitting an oncoming truck hauling a boat. The driver of the Cobalt overcompensated sending itself head over into a ditch.

National Trail Volunteer Fire Department Responded. The name of the driver was not immediately available...

September 7, 2010 - 5:16pm
4 years 34 weeks ago

During traumatic experiences, providing the appropriate care quickly is important. Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital is now able to treat and admit trauma patients.  

It's a day that's been a long time coming for Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital.

"The hospital and medical staff is ecstatic that this day has come," says Dr. Stuart Chow, Medical Director of the Trauma Center.

Tuesday marks day two of the hospital being a provisional Level III Trauma Center....

June 3, 2010 - 5:39pm
4 years 48 weeks ago

When tragedy strikes, hospitals go into overdrive. At Genesis Good Samaritan, they have codes for all types of situations, and yesterday they had to use one of them.

In an effort to bring together as much help as possible, Good Samaritan sends out a page to notify employees of an extreme emergency situation. After the Tri-Valley school bus tragedy yesterday, the plan was enacted.

"We went ahead and implemented our code yellow which is our mass casualty disaster plan which...

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