Patient & Family Advisors - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio

Patient & Family Advisors

If you or a loved one received inpatient or outpatient care from Genesis HealthCare System in the past two years, consider volunteering as a patient and family advisor (PFA). In this role, you’ll help improve patients’ and families’ experience by:

  • Sharing feedback on Genesis policies, programs and practices
  • Helping Genesis better understand patients’ and families’ expectations
  • Advocating for the needs of patients and their loved ones

We Need You as a Patient and Family Advisor

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If you were a patient at Genesis in the past two years and are willing to promote our positive image and mission through interactions with staff and others, we need you.

Patient & Family Advisor Activities

During your time as a PFA, you might participate in:

  • Story sharing: Discuss your health care experience in a constructive way with care providers and other patients.
  • Committees: Bring the patient and family perspective to Genesis committee meetings.
  • Short-term projects: Partner in initiatives to improve specific provider and hospital services.
  • Online advising: Be available by email to respond to questions about what’s important to you on a particular topic.
  • Patient education review: Review and give feedback on patient education handouts, class materials and other patient communication.

You’ll share thoughts in a safe, respectful environment. A Genesis mentor will talk with you after each committee meeting, if requested, and answer your questions.

Pay Your Bill Online

Pay your bill quickly, easily and securely online. Verify who your bill is from, and then make a payment to the appropriate provider: Genesis HealthCare System or Genesis Emergency Physicians.

You can't pay your Genesis Medical Group bill online. Please call (740) 454-4788 for GMG.

No Insurance & Need a Doctor?

The Muskingum Valley Health Centers (MVHC) offers primary care for all ages.

You can also visit our online physician directory or contact our NurseLine at (740) 455-4949 or 800-948-4949. 

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