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Genesis Implants Fully-Dissolving Stent, First of Two Hospitals in Ohio

Naturally dissolving stents are an important option for coronary artery disease patients who do not want a permanent implant. Genesis Hospital is among the first in the country – and the second in Ohio - to implant the world's first FDA-approved dissolving heart stent.

About Genesis HealthCare System

Genesis is an integrated health care delivery system based in Southeastern Ohio. The system includes Genesis Hospital, a not-for-profit hospital in Zanesville; Centers of Excellence for Cancer Care, Heart & Vascular, Women’s, Emergency & Trauma, Neurosciences & Orthopedics; an extensive network of more than 300 physicians; and multiple outpatient care centers throughout the region.

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