Genesee Health Plan To Host Free Health Events For Current And Former GHP Members, Residents And Families

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9/17/18

Genesee Health Plan to host free health events for current and former GHP members, residents and families

Events will feature health screenings, flu shots, car seat checks and a chance to win $100 prizes

FLINT – Genesee Health Plan (GHP) announced today it will host a several events this fall for current and former GHP members, community members and families to learn about GHP services and new programs they may qualify for.

“We are excited to offer these events this fall because we want to connect with our current and former GHP members who may have received GHP coverage in the past and educate them on additional services and programs they may not be aware of,” said GHP President and CEO Jim Milanowski. “Even if former members have other health coverage, we want them to know that we now have additional programs they may qualify for. Our events provide a fun way for us to interact with the community and educate them on what we do.”

All are welcome to attend the following events in September and October.

Member Day
When | Tuesday, Sept. 18 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where | Genesee Health Plan’s office, 2171 S. Linden Road, Flint, MI 48532

Learn about GHP’s new programs and services. Health screenings and immunizations will also be available. Attendees can enter to win a $100 Walmart gift card. Refreshments will be served.

Member Fun Day
When | Saturday, Sept. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where | Genesee Health Plan’s office, 2171 S. Linden Road, Flint, MI 48532

Community members and families can enjoy a day of healthy and fun kid-friendly activities. Car seat checks will be available by appointment only. Call Mott Children’s Hospital at (734) 763-2251 to schedule an appointment.

Attendees can enter to win a $100 Walmart gift card. Refreshments will be served.

Flu Drive Thru Event
When | Friday, Oct. 12 from 3 to 6 p.m.
Where | Genesee Health Plan’s office, 2171 S. Linden Rd., Flint, MI 48532

Drive through one of GHP’s two drive in service bays or stop inside GHP’s office for a flu shot and to learn about GHP’s new programs and services. Attendees can also enter to win a $100 Walmart gift card.

Attendees who participate in at least one of the three GHP events listed above will be entered to win the $250 Walmart gift card grand prize.

Since 2001, the Genesee Health Plan (GHP) has provided basic health care coverage for one in five Genesee County residents. GHP covers preventive health care services including doctor visits, mammograms, cancer screenings, outpatient mental health services, prescription drugs, labs and X-rays. GHP also covers dental care for seniors and veterans with no monthly fee.

For more information about upcoming events, visit geneseehealthplan.org/outreach/calendar or call Genesee Health Plan’s office at (844) 232-7740. ###

Genesee Health Plan (GHP) is Genesee County’s plan for better health which began with the vision to have a community where each person has equal and affordable opportunity to live a healthy life. GHP is a nonprofit health care organization that was launched in 2001 to fulfill its vision by providing health care coverage and life-saving services to the uninsured residents of Genesee County.  The plan has provided more than 90,000 county residents with doctor’s visits, cancer screenings, prescription drugs, x-rays and many more life-saving services since 2001. GHP is still here, working hard to make it easier for Genesee County residents to get health care coverage.  Many individuals do not know when they’re going to need health care coverage, Genesee Health Plan is there to help them when they need it most.  Learn more about GHP at geneseehealthplan.org or call 844.232.7740 to schedule an appointment.