Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Feb 09, 2011

Mercy Weight Management Hosts OPTIFAST Open House April 28

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Weight Management is hosting an OPTIFAST Open House from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 28 at Mercy Medical Center’s OPTIFAST classroom. Meet Mercy’s staff members, sample OPTIFAST products, and learn more about how to lose weight, adopt healthy habits, get in shape, and control diabetes, blood pressure and cholesterol.

Feb 08, 2011

Mercy Offers Free Grief Support Group to Begin March 1

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.

Feb 04, 2011

Office Of Healthy Ohio Honors Mercy For Healthy Practices

Topic: Mercy Medical Center Receives Bronze Award | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, OH: The Office of Healthy Ohio (OHO) has recognized Mercy Medical Center, along with 32 other Ohio businesses, for healthy worksite practices.

Feb 02, 2011

Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County Offers Low-Cost Blood Screenings Feb. 11-12

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Tuscarawas County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, February 11th from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m and on Saturday, February 12th from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.

Jan 27, 2011

Mercy Partners With Buehler's To Bring Low-Cost Blood Screenings To the Jackson Community

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Jackson Township, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Jackson has partnered with Buehler’s Fresh Foods to offer additional low-cost blood screenings to the Jackson community. These screenings will take place on Tuesday, February 1st from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Pharmacy Area of Buehler’s Food Market, located at 7138 Fulton Drive N.W., Canton.

Jan 27, 2011

Mercy Medical Center Supports CaringBridge To Enhance Patient/Family Centered Care

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has announced its support of CaringBridge, a charitable nonprofit organization providing free websites that connect families and friends during a serious health event, care and recovery. A CaringBridge website gives patients and caregivers a place to provide health updates, post photos and receive messages of hope and encouragement in a guestbook.
 

Jan 26, 2011

Mercy Presents Heart Health Fair & Educational Program Feb. 15

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center in partnership with Tuscarawas County Public Library is offering a Heart Health Fair on Tuesday, February 15th inside the library’s New Philadelphia branch located at 121 Fair Ave NW, from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

Jan 21, 2011

Mercy Health Center of Carroll County Offers Low-Cost Blood Screenings January 28

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Carrollton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Carroll County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, January 28, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. The facility, located at 125 Canton Rd., Carrollton, will be offering total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood sugar) for $2, and lipid profiles (total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL and LDL) for $8.

Jan 13, 2011

Virtual Stroke Fair To Be Held January 19

Topic: The American Stroke Association is holding a live Virtual Stroke Fair open to the community on Wednesday, January 19 | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Strokes, which are largely preventable, are the third leading cause of death and are a leading cause of adult disability in the United States. Knowledge is power, and to help create a more informed public, The American Stroke Association is holding a live Virtual Stroke Fair on Wednesday, January 19 beginning at 8 a.m.

Jan 12, 2011

Mercy Hospice Style Show & Luncheon Set For April 30

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Hospice will host Hope Blossoms Style Show & Luncheon on Saturday, April 30 at McKinley Grand Hotel, located at 320 Market Ave. South in Canton. Lunch is at noon, and the style show will follow. Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased by calling 330-649-4380. Table assignments will be given at the time of payment.

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