Cancer Survivors Are Invited to Celebrate Life - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

Published on May 22, 2014

Cancer Survivors Are Invited to
Celebrate Life

Genesis Cancer Services invites area cancer survivors, their families and friends to Celebrate Life. The event will be Sunday, June 1 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Genesis HealthPlex on Maple Avenue.

 There will be entertainment by the Blues Brothers (Jan Smith and Roger Touvell) and the St. Paul AME Hymn of Praises. There will also be refreshments, door prizes and picnic foods.

 Cancer survivors will receive gifts and a picture taken with their loved ones. Registration isn’t required, but everyone is asked to bring a lawn chair because seating is limited. For more information, call Genesis Cancer Services at (740) 454-5865 or go to

 The event is held on National Cancer Survivors Day. A cancer survivor is anyone who has been diagnosed with the disease. The National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation estimates there are 14 million Americans who are cancer survivors.

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.

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Kelley Daspit, APR
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Nancy Ring
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