Genesis Celebrates Employee Service With Awards Ceremony

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ZANESVILLE, Ohio — Genesis HealthCare System executive celebrate the service of hundreds of their employees during an awards ceremony Thursday evening.

“Five, ten, fifteen, twenty, twenty-five, thirty-five, forty, and we actually have one with fifty years on the job,” says Genesis Chief Executive Officer Matt Perry.

In all, 418 employees received awards for their service.

“This evening is really all about saying ‘thank you’. If you think about Genesis, we are, without our staff, we’re just a bunch of big, fancy buildings and equipment. Our staff are Genesis. This is our way of saying ‘thank you’ and recognizing just the great work they do every day,” Perry adds.

More than 3,700 people work for Genesis HealthCare System, the largest employer in Muskingum County.