Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Nov 01, 2013

Mercy Participates in National #GivingTuesday Initiative on December 3

Topic: Hospital joins more than 3,700 partner organizations throughout the U.S. to celebrate “opening day” of giving this holiday season | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: With a history of caring for Stark County and surrounding communities for more than 100 years, Mercy Medical Center has joined #GivingTuesday, a grassroots campaign for a national day of giving on December 3 at the start of the annual holiday season.  

Nov 01, 2013

Mercy Cardiovascular Institute Implements Genetic Testing for Heart Patients

Topic: Comprehensive Genetic Cardiac Panel Test Provides Individualized Results for Drug Metabolism and Cardiac Risk Assessment | Contact: Cindy Hickey
Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center, nationally recognized as a center of excellence for cardiac care, and Mercy Cardiovascular Institute (MCI) now offer genetic testing as part of their standard of care for heart patients. 
Oct 28, 2013

Mercy to Present Community Orthopedic Lecture on November 6th

Topic: Orthopedic Surgeon, Timothy Conlan, M.D., will present FREE program at Mercy Health Center of Jackson | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Oct 23, 2013

Mercy to Present Community Orthopedic Lecture in Alliance

Topic: Orthopedic Surgeon, Thomas A. Krupko, M.D., F.A.C.S., will present FREE program on October 30th | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Oct 21, 2013

Medication Take Back at Mercy to Be Held October 26

Topic: Community members can safely dispose of unwanted, unused and expired medications and prescriptions at no cost with no questions asked | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: As part of the hospital’s ongoing green efforts, Mercy Medical Center will again offer a free Medication Take Back Day on Saturday, October 26, 2013, from 10 am to 2 pm on its main campus.

Oct 14, 2013

Mercy Medical Center Offers Free Skin Cancer Screenings October 21

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Cancer Center is offering free skin cancer screenings to promote prevention and early detection of the disease.

Oct 08, 2013

Mercy Hosts Author and Inspirational Speaker Matt Cavallo

Topic: Cavallo shares his story of how to live your best life despite chronic illness | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: If you or someone you love has experienced the life-changing effects of a major chronic illness, you’ll want to hear author and speaker Matt Cavallo share his inspiring story of survival and success after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS). Mercy Regional Rehabilitation Center will host this free community program at 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct.

Oct 03, 2013

Mercy Homecare Offers "Drive In" Flu Vaccination Clinic

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Homecare is offering a “drive-in” influenza vaccination clinic from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Stop by Mercy Homecare, located at 7568 Whipple Ave., N.W., in North Canton, and drive into the parking lot: A Mercy Homecare nurse will come to you. The vaccine is available for anyone 12 years of age or older, and the cost is $25.

Oct 01, 2013

Mercy Sports Medicine Offers Coaches Clinic Oct. 22

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

 North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22 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.

Sep 27, 2013

Mercy Sponsors Medicare Information Programs in Alliance Community

Topic: Informational Medicare Programs will take place at Rodman Public Library and Alliance YWCA | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Alliance, Ohio – Do you have questions or concerns about Medicare? Medicare open enrollment begins on October 15th and runs through December 7th. Mercy Medical Center will be offering several FREE informational Medicare programs in Alliance during the month of October.