Topic: As Part of National Nurses Week 2013, Medical Center Presents Awards to Recipients Who ‘Epitomize Quality, Compassionate Care’ | Contact: Cindy Hickey
Canton, Ohio: In recognition of National Nurses Week (May 6 – 12), Mercy Medical Center honored five of its clinical staff members with Nursing Excellence Awards, which were presented during Mercy’s annual Clinical Excellence Luncheon on Wednesday.
Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center Development Foundation and Leave A Legacy® Stark County invite the community to a FREE lunch and learn program on estate planning, “Where There’s A Will!” on Thursday, May 23rd from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. inside Mercy Hall Auditorium, 1320 Mercy Drive NW, Canton.
Alliance, Ohio – Do you have questions or concerns about Medicare? Mercy Medical Center will be offering FREE Medicare consultations for local seniors (or soon-to-be seniors) on Thursday, May 10th at Mercy Imaging of Alliance (inside the Carnation Clinic – 1401 S. Arch Ave., Alliance). Stop in anytime from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to have your Medicare questions answered.
Topic: Mercy Encourages Community to Reduce its Risk of Stroke in Recognition of National Stroke Month (May) | Contact: Cindy Hickey
Canton, Ohio: Did you know that stroke is the third-leading cause of death in the United States and the leading cause of long-term disability? According to the American Stroke Association, African Americans are at twice the risk of first-ever strokes compared to Caucasians, and they have a higher death rate from stroke as well.
North Canton, OH: Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29 at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., N.W. The cost of the Clinic is $20, and each coach attending will be able to apply for the state permit upon completion of the clinic.