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10 Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

Thursday, July 18th, 2019

July is the hottest month of the year. If you’re not careful, extended exposure to high temperatures can cause dehydration, heat exhaustion or heatstroke. As you’re spending time outdoors this summer, here are 10 tips for staying safe in extreme heat:    1. Drink plenty of water: Stay hydrated in the summer heat by drinking […]

Sovita Credit Union Makes Donation to Provide Uniforms for Flint Area Schools Students in Need.

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

On Wednesday, May 30, 2019, Sovita Credit Union presented a check to Genesee Health Plan to purchase uniforms and clean clothes for Flint Area Schools students in need. Through the Crim Fitness Foundation Community Education Initiative School-Based Program for the Flint Community Schools, GHP provides Community Health Workers (CHWs) in each of the Flint Area Schools.  […]

GHP WNEM TV 5 Health Yes: Karmanos Cancer Institute’s “Healing Through Art” program

Monday, July 8th, 2019

During our WNEM TV 5 HEALTH YES segment that aired on Thursday, June 13, GHP President Emeritus and cancer survivor Linda Hamacher was joined by Erin Keith, registered art therapist from Karmanos Cancer Institute’s Healing Through Art Program with McLaren Flint, to discuss the special program aimed at helping cancer survivors heal through art. LIVE […]

GHP WNEM TV 5 Health Yes: GHP and MTA’s Rides to Wellness Partnership

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

During our WNEM TV 5 HEALTH YES segment that aired on Thursday, July 11, GHP President and CEO Jim Milanowski was joined by Ed Benning, General Manager and CEO of Mass Transportation Authority to discuss the Rides to Wellness program and partnership between GHP and MTA. LIVE INTERVIEW: FACEBOOK LIVESTREAM:

New Hill Road Park Construction Begins

Monday, July 1st, 2019

Future Miracle League Field Planned Mundy Township—After years of planning, construction is under way at the new Hill Road Park in Mundy Township, located at 1286 W. Hill Road, Flint, Michigan, 48507. The new park was first proposed in 2013 as part of a recreation plan created by the township. Through a bond proposal in […]

GHP Spotlight: Meet New GHP Board Member, Yaushica Aubert!

Friday, June 7th, 2019

Introducing new GHP Board member Yaushica Aubert, President & CEO of Valley Area Agency on Aging (VAAA).  Yaushica has worked in the field of aging since 1999.  Ms. Aubert has held many positions during her tenure at VAAA beginning as a Social Worker Care Manager, then lead Care Manager. In 2002 she became the Director […]

GHP WNEM TV 5 Health Yes: 2019 Michigan Central Area Oral Health Summit

Thursday, June 6th, 2019

On Thursday, 5/9/19, during our WNEM TV 5 HEALTH YES segment, our Communications Coordinator, Shannon Ciszek, was joined by special guest, Irma O’Brien, RN and Director of Government Programs for Health Alliance Plan (HAP) to discuss the upcoming Michigan Central Area Oral Health Summit being held on Friday, 6/14 at Mott Community College.  The importance […]

“Car Seat Guy” receives grant to host car seat certification class at Genesee Health Plan

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, June 4, 2019 Shannon Ciszek, Communications Coordinator Genesee Health Plan Phone: 810.232.7740 ext. 245 Email: sciszek@countyhealthplans.org Grant will be used to increase certified car seat technicians in Genesee County, which is classified as a high-risk region for child passenger safety FLINT – The Genesee Health Plan (GHP) announced today it is […]

GHP Sponsors Annual Freedom 4 Veteran’s Run in Clio-5/25/19

Thursday, May 30th, 2019

For the second year in a row, Genesee Health Plan helped to sponsor the annual Freedom 4 Veteran’s Run in Clio which was held last Saturday, May 25, 2019 at the Clio Veteran’s Memorial Park.  This year, we sponsored the camouflage colored race bags for each of the runners which were filled with information about […]

GHP awarded grant to help students and families with transportation needs

Friday, May 24th, 2019

Rotary Club of Greater Flint Sunrise grant supports “Riding Above Barriers” program to help reduce transportation barriers for students and families in Flint Community Schools FLINT – The Genesee Health Plan (GHP) today announced it received a grant from the Rotary Club of Greater Flint Sunrise to help provide MTA bus passes and Your Ride vouchers […]

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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