Coal Miners Appreciation Day Offers Free Screenings - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

Published on August 21, 2017

Coal Miners Appreciation Day

The Coal Miners Appreciation Day is a free event for past and present coal miners, their families and friends. The event is Friday, Sept. 8, at the Genesis HealthPlex, and doors open at 9 a.m.

  • Free health screenings: 9:30 to 11 a.m.
  • Informative speakers: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come enjoy lunch and visit with other miners from throughout our region.
  • A U.S. Department of Labor & Genesis benefits counselor will be available to assist with black lung applications.
  • Lunch is provided and door prizes will be awarded.

The event is free, but reservations are requested by Wednesday, Aug. 30. To register, go to and click on “Classes &Events” or call the Genesis Event Registration Line at (740) 454-4002, 800-322-4762 ext. 4002

Location Details

  • Genesis HealthPlex Conference Center
    2800 Maple Avenue
    Zanesville, OH 43701

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; signature services include Heart, Lung & Vascular; Women’s and Children's; Emergency & Trauma; Cancer Services; Neurosciences & Orthopedics; an extensive network of more than 300 physicians; and multiple outpatient care centers throughout the region. Affiliates of Genesis include Northside Pharmacies, Northside Oxygen & Medical Equipment Company, Community Ambulance Service, Genesis Children's Center and more.

Media Contact

Kelley Daspit, APR
Marketing & Public Relations Director

(740) 454-5913

Nancy Ring
Marketing & Media Relations Manager 
(740) 454-5913