Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Aug 11, 2009

Mercy Health & Fitness Center Offers Exercise Classes

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health & Fitness Center, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., NW, offers classes for adults of all fitness levels and ages. Extending the benefits of physical fitness to non-traditional exercisers–including people with obesity, diabetes, heart disease, pulmonary disease and other chronic conditions–the center’s experienced staff offers a variety of exercise classes.

Aug 04, 2009

Dance for Fitness

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health & Fitness Center is offering a new class for seniors this fall. Incorporating different styles of dance, instructor Jack Wadsworth will teach a variety of steps while helping you increase your fitness level. The class will be held from 10–11 a.m. on Tuesdays, Sept. 8, 15, 22 and 29 at Mercy Health & Fitness Center, located at 6200 Whipple Ave. N.W.

Jul 24, 2009

PeacePartners Select Mercy's Camp Akwaba As Showcase Site

Topic: Mercy's camp has been using PeaceBuilder's violence prevention and character education curriculum since 1995 | Contact: Cindy Hickey
PeacePartners Inc. selected Mercy Medical Center Mission Outreach's Camp Akwaba, now in its 14th year of operation, as a showcase site for its PeaceBuilders program, a well-known violence prevention and character education youth course approved for the federally funded Safe and Drug-Free Schools Act.  
 
Jul 09, 2009

Mercy Makes Ongoing Investments In Employee Wellness

Topic: Award-winning wellness program includes regular health screenings, seminars, healthy lifestyle classes, weight-loss challenges and more | Contact: Cindy Hickey
Canton, Ohio: To promote good health and wellbeing among its employees, Mercy Medical Center continues to expand its vibrant, ongoing program of free and low-cost employee wellness initiatives.
 
Jun 16, 2009

Mercy Unveils State-Of-The-Art Intensive Care Unit

Topic: The facility features advanced, multidisciplinary medicine, patient and family-focused care and a spacious, calming environment | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center unveiled its new 24-unit, family-focused Mercy Intensive Care Unit (I.C.U.) during a dedication and blessing ceremony on Fri., June 12.

Jun 03, 2009

Mercy Offers Grief Support

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Loss through death is certainly a human experience, but the pain of grief is unlike any other pain. Mercy Grief Support Services is offering Seeds of Hope, a free bereavement support group to help members begin the journey towards healing and wholeness.

Jun 03, 2009

Mercy Offers Tea And Conversation With Author Josie Sethi

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center Breast Care Center and Mercy Boutique are sponsoring “Second Chances: Life After Cancer” – a free program that includes tea and conversation with television and radio broadcaster, author and breast cancer survivor Josephine Carruso Sethi – on Thurs., June 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.



May 28, 2009

Mercy Sponsors Free Education Event On Robotic Prostatectomy

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Mercy Medical Center will sponsor a free community education event about robotic surgery prostatectomy on Mon., June 15, at 6:30 p.m. in the Mercy Medical Office Building Auditorium in Canton.



Steven E. Ochs, M.D., Mercy urologist, will discuss the benefits of a prostatectomy with minimally invasive, robotic surgery, including:

May 27, 2009

Mercy Chest Pain Center Is First In NE Ohio To Earn SCPC's Cycle III Accreditation

Topic: Mercy Continues as Area Leader in Emergency Cardiac Care | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center Emergency Chest Pain Center (ECPC) is the first in northeast Ohio – and one of only two hospitals in Ohio and 10 in the nation – to receive a full, three-year Cycle III accreditation with PCI (percutaneous coronary interventions), or angioplasty, from the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPC).

May 27, 2009

Mercy Honors Five Nurses For Exceptional Care

Topic: Clinical Excellence Awards and a Cameo of Caring Award Were Presented in Recognition of National Nurses Week | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center recently recognized National Nurses Week by honoring five of its nurses for their clinical excellence and compassionate care.

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