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Top 10 Tips to Prepare Your Family for a Healthy School Year

Friday, August 9th, 2019

The school year is already in full swing for Flint Community Schools and many families across Genesee County are gearing up for school routines, fall sports and activities.   At the Genesee Health Plan, we want to make sure you and your family are ready to go for a healthy and successful school year. Here […]

Swimming safety can protect children and families this summer

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

Genesee Health Plan and YMCA of Greater Flint offer tips for staying safe in swimming pools, lakes and other bodies of water   July is historically the hottest month of the year in Michigan and many Genesee County families are staying cool at pools or visiting a variety of area lakes. The Genesee Health Plan (GHP) […]

Healthcare NEWS

  • Medicare Open Enrollment now through 12/7/19

    Medicare is now open for enrollment until October 15, 2019. Medicare Open Enrollment for 2020 is from October 15, 2019 through December 7, 2019. The first time you can enroll is called the “Initial Enrollment Period.” The 7-month Initial Enrollment Period usually begins: Three months before the month you turn age 65 Includes the month […] READ MORE

  • NEWS RELEASE: Genesee Health Plan one of 34 organizations nationwide to receive federal grant to help people enroll in health care coverage

    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) grant will boost GHP’s efforts to enroll uninsured Mid-Michigan residents in health care coverage FLINT – The Genesee Health Plan (GHP) announced today it received a Navigator Cooperative Agreement Award from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to assist with health care navigation and enrollment in […] READ MORE

  • GHP WNEM TV 5 Health Yes: Dangers of vaping and resources to help

    During our WNEM TV 5 HEALTH YES segment that aired on Thursday, September 12, GHP President and CEO Jim Milanowski was joined by Dr. Gary Johnson, Genesee County Health Department medical director, to discuss the dangers of vaping, child and adolescent health along with community resources to help keep your family healthy. LIVE INTERVIEW: READ MORE

  • GHP WNEM TV 5 Health Yes: Back to School

    During our WNEM TV 5 HEALTH YES segment on Thursday, August 8, GHP Community Health Worker Coordinator Sherika Finklea was joined by Kerry Downs, program manager of special projects for the Crim Fitness Foundation, Flint Community Education Initiative, to discuss the changes in the upcoming school year, what the new balanced calendar is all about […] READ MORE

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