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 healthcare delivery system based in Southeastern Ohio. The system includes Genesis Hospital, a not-for-profit hospital in Zanesville; centers of excellence including Respiratory, Women’s & Children’s, Emergency & Trauma, Cancer Services; Neurosciences & Orthopedics; Center of Surgical Excellence; the Heart and Vascular Institute, 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, Genesis Community Ambulance Service, Genesis Children’s Center and more. Better Begins Here.

Media Contact

Kelley Daspit, APR
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(740) 454-5913

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