Stories tagged with: Genesis Hospital

September 16, 2015 - 5:48pm
3 weeks 2 days ago

Wednesday, Genesis Hospital held its 2015 Employee Service Award Ceremony.

Genesis is honoring and celebrating over 400 employees from five years of service to 45 years of service. We were able to talk to one of the honorary award members herself on her plans after putting in an outstanding 45 years at genesis:

"I'm just going to keep coming to work everyday and doing the best job that I can for our patients. I really love my job, I honestly do. It's always been so good to...

September 15, 2015 - 3:12pm
3 weeks 3 days ago

Good news at Genesis Hospital came just in time with the beautiful weather Tuesday.

The rubberized fitness trail is open once again to the public and employees of Genesis Hospital. This comes after a temporary closing of the trail due to construction of the new medical facility. Employee at Genesis, Jessica James expresses her happiness regarding the trails opening.

"It's a wonderful feature to have in our community on days like this when it's beautiful." Said James,...

August 5, 2015 - 3:31pm
9 weeks 2 days ago

Emergency vehicles will soon have a more direct route to Genesis Hospital.

The Zanesville Public Service Committee met Wednesday to discuss a variety of issues, including the extension of Bethesda Drive for emergency vehicle access. As traffic congestion near the hospital can be problematic, City Engineer, Chip Saunders said this new road is necessary.

"So the application that was put forth is to put up a flashing signal on Maple Avenue and to put a one lane road, basically...

August 5, 2015 - 3:17pm
9 weeks 2 days ago

Pediatric patients at Genesis Hospital received a special gift Wednesday.

Over the last three years, residents of Primrose Retirement Community have been hand-crafting stuffed animal bears and delivering them all over the community as a special offering.

"We've given a lot locally, we've made about 350 three years ago, so I just decided about six months ago that we need to reach out to the community, the community has always been wonderful to Primrose, so everyone we've...

July 7, 2015 - 4:04pm
13 weeks 3 days ago

Power at Genesis Hospital was momentarily interrupted Tuesday afternoon. 

According to a statement from Marketing/Media Relations Manager, Holly Voltz, power went down around 1:00 p.m. and generators at the hospital came on immediately. 

Voltz said the hospital ultimately switched over to the normal alternative power supply. As of 4:00 p.m. Tuesday was still running on the alternative power source. An investigation is currently underway to see why the primary power...

July 5, 2015 - 6:01pm
13 weeks 4 days ago

Anitera Sharrer, 5, of Zanesville was struck by an oncoming Ford 150 shortly after 5:00 p.m. Sunday. 

Her father, Aaron Sharrer said Anitera was crossing Luck Avenue just south of Dryden Road. Sharrer also said, it appeared that the driver of the truck strongly applied the brakes. Zanesville Patrol Officer, Vickers said there was no indication the truck was traveling at a high rate of speed.

Anitera was transported to Genesis Hospital. Before being transported, both Sharrer...

June 27, 2015 - 2:11pm
14 weeks 6 days ago

The Genesis Healthcare System move is complete. 

Ninety-one patients were transported from the Good Samaritan campus to the new facility. Ambulances arrived at the new Genesis Hospital in four minute rotations. The Genesis Community EMT, and Genesis Healthcare staff came together to coordinate a smooth transition for patients.

Trucks carrying medical equipment traveled on Maple Avenue while ambulance traffic could be seen on Blue Avenue and Bell Street. The Zanesville Police...

June 20, 2015 - 8:38pm
15 weeks 6 days ago

The new Genesis facility was open to the public for self-guided tours today.

The 220 million dollar project is nearing completion. COO Alan Burns said it's a treat to finally see the community's reaction to a plan so many years in the making.

"What's extremely gratifying is seeing the reactions of patients, friends, staff members, physicians, board member, everybody seems, there's a lot of enthusiasm and we're so excited about the project and what we were able to create here...

May 25, 2015 - 4:12pm
19 weeks 4 days ago

An early dedication for the new Genesis Hospital was held early Monday morning.

The hospital has been in construction for a little over two years now. President and CEO of Genesis Hospital, Matthew Perry explained more about the new structure.

"Really the entire place was designed around a very intimate relationship with our patients" he said, "It enables our staff to be able to care for our patients in a very very different way than we've historically been able to...

February 24, 2014 - 6:36pm
1 year 32 weeks ago

With the ongoing construction at the new Genesis Hospital, the Gorsuch Fitness Trail is expected to close this Sunday.

The most recent phase of construction on the Genesis-Bethesda campus takes place in the North West corridor, along one of the most active roads on site.

"We are going to try to minimize the changes in circulation, but there will be some, said Al Burns, Chief Development Officer. "We're working with Turner and Igel to make those changes as small as...

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