Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Mar 07, 2011

Mercy Offers FREE Prostate Cancer Screenings April 4

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Cancer Center is offering free prostate cancer screenings to promote prevention and early detection of the disease, which is one of the most common cancers in American men.

Mar 04, 2011

Mercy Cancer Center Offers Free Breast Cancer Survivor Event

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

 Massillon, Ohio: Mercy Cancer Center is offering a free luncheon and program for breast cancer survivors titled “Beyond Surviving is Thriving” on Saturday, March 19 at the Massillon Woman’s Club, located at 210 Fourth Street, NE, in Massillon. Registration will begin at 8:45 a.m., and the program will conclude at 1 p.m.

Mar 03, 2011

Mercy Offers "Back Pain" Presentation March 23

Topic: Mercy Medical Center will sponsor a continuing medical education activity, “How to Get Rid of a Pain in the Back: A Clinician’s Guide to Spine Care”. | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center will host a continuing medical education program on Wednesday, March 23 at 6 p.m., entitled, “How to Get Rid of a Pain in the Back: A Clinician’s Guide to Spine Care”. Dinner and registration will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by a lecture, panel discussion and Q&A session.

Mar 02, 2011

Mercy Health Centers of Lake, Jackson, Louisville and Plain offer low-cost blood screenings in March

Topic: Know Your Number March 2011 | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Lake, Jackson, Louisville and Plain will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in March. Each facility 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, at their respective locations on the following dates:

Mar 01, 2011

Join Mercy's OPTIFAST Program for Chance to Win Makeover

Topic: Not Available | Contact: Cindy Hickey

 Canton, Ohio: Join Mercy Weight Management’s OPTIFAST weight-loss program by March 31, and you’ll automatically be entered into a drawing for a New Year, New You makeover.  One lucky OPTIFAST participant will win $500 of spa services donated by Scott Talbot Salon & Spa and a $500 shopping spree. For more information, call 330-588-4854.

Feb 28, 2011

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

Topic: Know Your Numbers | Contact: Cindy Hickey

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

Feb 15, 2011

Mercy Taking Applications for Minority Scholarships

Topic: Mercy Medical Center is honored to provide scholarships to deserving Canton City School students | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center is currently taking applications for 2011 Minority Scholarships. These scholarships have been set up by Mercy to provide financial support to minority students who may lack resources necessary to attend college or begin a career path.

Feb 14, 2011

Mercy Health Center of Carroll County offers low-cost blood screenings during the month of February

Topic: Know Your Numbers Blood Screenings | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Carrollton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Carroll County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, February 25, 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.

Feb 11, 2011

Mercy Offers "Nutrition and Heart Failure" Presentation Feb. 17

Topic: Mercy Homecare will sponsor a continuing medical education activity, “Nutritional Issues in Heart Failure Patients and the Aging Population”. | Contact: Cindy Hickey

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Homecare, with the support of CarePoint Partners LLC, will host a continuing medical education program on Thursday, February 17 at 7:30 a.m. and 12 noon, entitled, “Nutritional Issues in Heart Failure Patients and the Aging Population”. The presentation will be made by Marianne Duda, MS, RD, LD, CNSD, Nutritional Support Program Director of CarePoint Partners, LLC.

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.

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