Flag Donated in Honor of Veterans to Genesis Hospice - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

Published on May 27, 2014

Flag Donated in Honor of Veterans
to Genesis Hospice

Genesis Hospice Care recently received an American flag for the “We Honor Veterans” campaign. The flag was donated by Jeff Dittmar and his family, of Dittmar Insurance in Zanesville. Dittmar is a veteran and wanted to contribute to the “We Honor Veterans” program at Genesis Hospice to recognize veterans for their service.

The flag is displayed at Morrison House in a special area dedicated to veterans. Genesis Hospice has a Level One status in the Rebecca Joseph, R.N., marketing & public relations clinical specialist, Genesis Hospice, receives a flag for the “We Honor Veterans” campaign donated by Jeff Dittmar, of Dittmar Insurance in Zanesville. “We Honor Veterans” campaign, and is the only hospice in the area earning the distinction.

“We’re honored to be able to provide this special care for veterans in our area,” said Rebecca Jenei, R.N., B.S.N., director of Genesis Hospice Care. Caregivers and volunteers received training to address the special needs of people who have served our country.

The program is provided through the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). To find out more about the “We Honor Veterans” campaign, call Genesis Hospice at (740) 454-5364.

In the photo, Rebecca Joseph, R.N., marketing & public relations clinical specialist, Genesis Hospice, receives a flag for the “We Honor Veterans” campaign donated by Jeff Dittmar, of Dittmar Insurance in Zanesville.

                                                                   

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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