Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

May 10, 2013

Mercy Medical Center Offers Free Skin Cancer Screenings May 20

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.

May 09, 2013

Mercy Stroke Center Stresses Importance of Reducing the Risk of Stroke

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.

May 03, 2013

Mercy Appoints David Cemate as New Senior Vice President and COO

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Mercy in Canton Appoints David Cemate as Senior Vice President, COOCanton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has named David D. Cemate, FACHE, its new senior vice president and chief operating officer (COO) effective April 30.

May 02, 2013

Mercy Sports Medicine Offers Coaches Clinic May 29

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

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.

May 02, 2013

Mercy Cardiovascular Institute (MCI) Welcomes Drs. Jones and Maloney

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, OH: Mercy Cardiovascular Institute (MCI) welcomes Simonette Jones, M.D., a non-invasive cardiologist, and James Maloney, M.D., an electrophysiologist, to its active medical staff. 

May 01, 2013

Mercy Stresses Importance of Knowing Signs of Stroke 2013

Topic: Mercy Stroke Center Encourages Community to Know the Signs of a Stroke in Recognition of National Stroke Month (May) | Contact: Cindy Hickey

May 01, 2013

Mercy Wins Ohio Department of Insurance Awards

Topic: For Outstanding Medicare Counseling, Hospital Volunteer Tom Hoch & Mercy Senior Friends Are Selected as OSHIIP’s Volunteer of the Year & Team of the Year | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Mercy in Canton Wins Medicare Counseling Award







Apr 29, 2013

Mercy to Host Another ODI ‘Welcome to Medicare’ Event May 2

Topic: Presentation for New, Soon-to-be Medicare Beneficiaries Will Cover Benefits, Deadlines, Advantage Plans, Supplemental Health Insurance & Prescription Drug Coverage | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: In response to requests from the community, Mercy Medical Center will offer a second “Welcome to Medicare” event on Thursday, May 2, starting at 6 p.m. in the Mercy Hall Auditorium. There is no cost to attend.

Apr 12, 2013

Mercy Medical Center Sponsors Medicare Options Event April 16th

Topic: To Help Seniors Choose the Right Medicare Advantage Plan, Mercy’s Marketing Event Will Include Advantage Plan Representatives, Medicare Specialist | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio – Mercy Medical Center Senior Friends is sponsoring a free Medicare Options Event on Tuesday, April 16th at 9 a.m. in the Mercy Hall Amphitheater.