Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Sep 27, 2013

Canton, Ohio Selected as Finalist for RJWF Roadmaps to Health Prize

Topic: Community Health Efforts Recognized as Canton Advances in Prize Selection Process | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Canton was chosen today as a finalist for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF) second annual RWJF Roadmaps to Health Prize. As a finalist, Canton is one step closer to the RWJF Roadmaps to Health Prize, which honors communities whose efforts...

Sep 26, 2013

Mercy Medical Center Awarded Certification From The Joint Commission for Total Hip and Knee Replacement Program

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for its total joint replacement program for hips and knees by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in disease-specific care.

Sep 20, 2013
Sep 20, 2013

Mercy Holds Free Community Talk on New Low-dose CT Lung Screening

Topic: Program ideal for those at high risk for lung cancer or who want to know more about low-dose CT lung screening | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center will hold a free community talk on the new, low-dose CT (LDCT) lung screening on Thursday, September 26, in the Mercy Hall Auditorium beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Sep 17, 2013

Low-carb Cooking Demo Slated for Northeast Canton Farmers’ Market

Topic: Mercy Chef to Demonstrate How to Make Low-carb Pasta Sauce at September 19 Mahoning Road Corridor Farmers’ Market | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: On Thursday, September 19, a chef from Mercy Medical Center will demonstrate how to make a low-carb pasta sauce with fresh ingredients at the Mahoning Road Corridor Farmers’ Market. This event runs from 3-6 pm at 1500 Superior Avenue NE, near the Mahoning Road intersection in Canton.

Sep 11, 2013

Mercy Sponsors Medicare Options Event Sept. 17th

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, September 17th at 9 a.m. in the Mercy Hall Amphitheater.

Sep 06, 2013

Mercy to Present Community Orthopedic Lecture Series

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Sep 05, 2013

Mercy Medical Center Receives American College of Cardiology Foundation’s NCDR®

Topic: ACTION Registry ® –GWTGTM Platinum Performance Achievement Award | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has received the American College of Cardiology Foundation’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2013 – one of only 197 hospitals nationwide to do so.

Sep 04, 2013

Mercy Hospice New Volunteer Training Starts Sept. 24

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Hospice is seeking caring and committed volunteers to provide comfort and support to patients with life-limiting illnesses and their families. All Mercy Hospice volunteers are required to complete four, three-hour training sessions. Mercy Hospice will host its next training sessions for new volunteers from 5 – 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24, Thursday, Sept.

Aug 27, 2013

Arthritis, Back Pain, Total Hip and Total Joint Replacements

Topic: Mercy Orthopedic Center Presents Free Lecture Series | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Do you suffer from arthritis of the foot and ankle or back pain? Are you in need of a total hip replacement or total joint replacement surgery? Mercy Orthopedic Center is offering you the opportunity to hear from orthopedic surgeons at a free community education series this September. Space is limited, so call 330-489-1333 or 800-223-8662 for reservations.