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Federal Black Lung Program - Past Events

Date

Description

Location

October 24, 2017 2:00pm

At the monthly meeting of the Black Lung Association of SE Kentucky, Sheila Singleton, Pikeville District Director, will be providing general information about the Federal Black Lung Program and will take questions from the audience.

Letcher County Extension Office
478 Extension Drive
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Contact Information:
Patty Amburgey 606-633-9449

September 23, 2017
9:00am-2:00pm

Mountain Comprehensive Health Corporation’s Healthy on the Hill Health Fair is a free event for former and current coal miners. Representatives from MCHC along with Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information and assistance to individuals interested in filing (or refiling) a Black Lung Claim.

Mountain Comprehensive Health Care Healthy on the Hill Health Fair
Old Whitesburg High School
38 College Drive
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Contact Information:
Anthony Warlick – 606-633-4871

September 8, 2017
9:00am-1:30pm

Coal Miners Appreciation Day is a free event for past and present coal miners, their families and friends. Representatives from Genesis Healthcare, along with Black Lung Program staff, will be available to provide information and assistance to individuals interested in filing (or refiling) a Black lung claim.
Doors open at 9:00am
Free Health Screenings 9:30-11:00am
Informative Speakers: 11:00am-1:00pm
Lunch is provided

Genesis HealthPlex Conference Center
2800 Maple Avenue
Zanesville, OH 43701
The event is free, but reservations are requested by August 30. Call the Genesis Event Registration line: (740) 454-4002 or (800) 322-4762 ext. 4002

July 28, 2017
9:00 am-3:00 pm

Representatives from Community Health of East Tennessee, along with Black Lung Program staff, will be available to provide information and assistance to individuals interested in filing (or refiling) a Black Lung claim at this outreach event.

H Y Livesay Middle School
475 TN-63
Cumberland Gap, TN 37724
Contact Information:
Mt. Sterling Black Lung District Office –
859-497-8501 or
800-366-4628

June 22 and
June 23, 2017
by appointment

The Miners Clinic of Colorado at National Jewish Health is offering free and confidential health screening exams for current and retired miners.

The Memorial Hospital Medical Clinic
785 Russell Street, Craig, CO
Call to make an appointment:
1-877-255-LUNG (5864)

June 20, 2017
10:00 am
3:00 pm

Tug River Black Lung Clinic staff, along with Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims at this outreach event.

United Mine Workers’ Association Union Hall
Rt. 16, 3978 Stoney Ridge Road
Bishop, VA 24604
Contact Information:
Charleston Black Lung District Office –
304-347-7100 or
800-347-3749

June 13, 2017
10:00am-2:00pm

Mountain Comprehensive Health and Respiratory Clinics of Eastern Kentucky, along with Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims at the health fair.

Whitesburg Medical Clinic Health Fair
226 Medical Plaza Lane
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Contact Information:
Pikeville Black Lung District Office – 606-218-9300 or 800-366-4599

May 26, 2017
10:00am-2:00pm

Mountain Comprehensive Health and Respiratory Clinics of Eastern Kentucky, along with Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims at the health fair.

Leatherwood/Blackey Medical Clinic Health Fair
464 Kentucky Highway 699
Cornettsville, KY 41731
Contact Information:
Pikeville Black Lung District Office – 606-218-9300 or 800-366-4599

May 22, 2017
10:00am-3:00pm

Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims at the East Ridge High School Black Lung Outreach event.

East Ridge High School Cafeteria
19471 Lick Mountain Road (US 460)
Lick Creek, KY 41540
Contact Information:
Pikeville Black Lung District Office – 606-218-9300 or 800-366-4599

April 3, 2017
10:00am-4:00pm

Wyoming County Black Lung Association is sponsoring an outreach event for anyone who has questions or would like to file or refile a Black Lung claim. Black Lung Program staff will be available to assist. Work records are not necessary, but bring them if you have them available. Walk-ins welcomed!

Mullens Opportunity Center (old elementary school)
200 Front Street
Mullens, WV 25882
Contact Information: Charleston Black Lung District Office 304-347-7100 or 800-347-3749 or Charlene (Wyoming County Black Lung Association) 304-294-6188

February 24, 2017
9:00am-5:00pm

Cabin Creek Black Lung Clinic staff and Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.

Boone Memorial Hospital Cafeteria
701 Madison Avenue
Madison, WV 25130
Contact Information:
304-595-5006

February 21, 2017
9:00am-1:00pm

Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims at the Heart and Lung Health Fair.

Letcher County Recreational Center
1505 Jenkins Road
Whitesburg, KY 41858
Contact Information:
Brittney Briggs at ARH Cancer Center 606-439-6823 or
Pikeville Black Lung District Office – 606-218-9300 or
800-699-4599

September 2, 2016
9:30am-1:30pm

Coal Miners Appreciation Day
Genesis Healthcare clinic counselors and Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.
Pre-registration appreciated

Ohio University Zanesville/Zane State College
1425 Newark Road
Zanesville, OH 43701
For information or to pre-register call 740-454-4002 or
800-322-4762 x4002

August 22, 2016
9:00am-3:00pm

Clinic counselors and Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.

Southern WV Health Clinic
5027 Helena Avenue
Delbarton, WV 25670
304-475-1761

August 8, 2016
9:00am-3:00pm

Clinic counselors and Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.

Southern WV Health System
(Located in the Larry Joe Harless Drive Community Center, across the river from main road and across from McDonalds and Foodland)
202 Larry Joe Harless Drive
Gilbert, WV 25635
304-583-8585

June 22, 2016
9:00am-12:00pm

Genesis Health Fair
Clinic counselors and Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.

Coshocton County Senior Center
201 Browns Lane
Coshocton, OH 43812
Contact Information:
Columbus, OH Black Lung District Office–
614-469-5227 or 800-347-3771

April 6, 2016
9:00am-12:00pm

Genesis Health Fair
Clinic counselors and Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.

Perry County Senior Center
520 1st Street
New Lexington, OH 43764
Contact Information:
Columbus, OH Black Lung District Office–
614-469-5227 or 800-347-3771

February 10, 2016 9:00am-12:00pm

Genesis Black Lung and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Clinic Health Fair

Newton Township Fire Department
State Route 22
5490 Maysville Pike
Zanesville, OH 43701
Contact Information:
Columbus, OH Black Lung District Office—
614-469-5227 or 800-347-3771

January 29, 2016 9:00am-4:00pm

Cabin Creek Health Clinic Black Lung Outreach Federal Black Lung Program staff and Black Lung Clinic counselors will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.

Cabin Creek Health Clinic
5722 Cabin Creek Road
Dawes, WV 25054
For information call 304-595-5006

November 4, 2015
9:00am-12:00pm

Genesis Black Lung and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Clinic Health Fair

Muskingum County Fairgrounds Senior Center
1300 Pershing Road, Zanesville, OH 43701
Contact Information:
Columbus, OH Black Lung District Office–
614-469-5227 or 800-347-3771

October 3-4, 2015
10:00am-5:00pm

Cresson Area Heritage Day Festival
Federal Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.

Downtown, Cresson, PA 16630
Contact Information: Johnstown Black Lung District Office -
814-619-7777 or
800-347-3754

September 15, 2015
10:00am-3:00pm

Black Lung Benefits Outreach Event
Federal Black Lung Program staff and Stone Mountain Health Services will be available to provide information about the program and assist individuals with the filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims. Please bring your work records with you if you have them available (not mandatory).

Appalachia Towers
505 West Main Street
Appalachia, VA 24216
Questions? Call 276-383-4428 ext. 4120 or 276-565-2760 ext. 214

September 14, 2015
3:00pm-8:00pm

Black Lung Benefits Outreach Event
Federal Black Lung Program staff, Stone Mountain Health and Tug River Black Lung Clinic will be available to provide information about the program and to assist individuals with the filing (or refiling) of Black Lung claims.
Please bring your work records with you if you have them available (not mandatory).

Claypool Hill Mall
1051 Claypool Hill Mall Road
Cedar Bluff, VA 24609
Event will take place in the Community Room (next to K-Mart)
Questions? Call Tug River 304-448-2101 ext. 245 or Stone Mountain 276-498-1625

June 21, 2015
11:00am-5:00pm

16th Annual Miner's Memorial Day Festival http://www.echf.windberpa.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=248&Itemid=500
Federal Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and to assist individuals with the filing of Black Lung claims.

Windber Coal Heritage Center
501 15th Street
Windber, PA 15963

June 20, 2015
11:00am-7:00pm

16th Annual Miner's Memorial Day Festival http://www.echf.windberpa.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=248&Itemid=500
Federal Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and to assist individuals with the filing of Black Lung claims.

Windber Coal Heritage Center
501 15th Street
Windber, PA 15963

June 19, 2015
8:00pm-11:00pm

16th Annual Miner's Memorial Day Festival http://www.echf.windberpa.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=248&Itemid=500
Federal Black Lung Program staff will be available to provide information about the program and to assist individuals with the filing of Black Lung claims.

Windber Coal Heritage Center
501 15th Street
Windber, PA 15963

June 4, 2015 7am-5pm

NIOSH Mobile Unit will be at Pipestem to provide free black lung screenings to active and former coal miners.

Pipestem Resort State Park
3405 Pipestem Drive
Pipestem, WV 25979

June 2-5, 2015

West Virginia Black Lung Clinics Program Conference

Pipestem Resort State Park
3405 Pipestem Drive
Pipestem, WV 25979