Mercy PALS Celebrate with Students at Allen Elementary School

Mercy Medical Center employees from 24 hospital departments recently visited Allen Elementary School in Canton to host classroom celebrations. Allison Goshay, BSN, B.S., R.N., nursing director at Mercy Medical Center, has participated in Mercy PALS since its inception over 16 years ago. Her staff sponsored three classrooms at Allen Elementary School for the most recent…

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Mercy Medical Center and Stark County Hunger Task Force Partner to Help Feed Local Families

A simple conversation between two friends resulted in a service project to help feed hungry families in Stark County. Cindy Trompower, manager of Mercy Retail Services, and Amy Weisbrod, executive director of Stark County Hunger Task Force, talked about how they would like to work together on a food drive. Trompower said she could offer…

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Mercy Medical Center’s Pet Patrol

Michelle Hammer and her Collie Lucky have volunteered with Mercy Medical Center’s Pet Patrol program since January 2009 One late November day, Michelle received a call that a patient on the ninth floor requested a visit. When she entered the patient’s room, she recognized a woman she had previously visited at the hospital on another…

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The Right Thing to Do

Mercy Opens Medical Home in Northeast Canton In Canton’s northeast area, residency to over one-fourth of the city’s population, Mercy Medical Center opened its newest healthcare facility–Mercy Primary Care at St. Paul Square. Located at 1459 Superior Ave., Mercy Primary Care at St. Paul Square provides family medicine to a medically under-served area. Dental services…

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MIMO Helps Woman with Growing Tumor

For 23 years, a Honduras woman named Carmen suffered from a growing mandible tumor called an Ameloblastoma. The benign tumor had grown to the size of a melon affecting her ability to eat, speak, smile or work for many years. Central American Medical Outreach (CAMO) organized an international humanitarian team which Laurie Yagley, registered nurse…

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The Mission of Mercy Medical Center

Every Life Matters For more than 160 years, the words In Omnibus Caritas–in all things charity–have inspired the work of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine. It was for this purpose that they opened the doors of Mercy Hospital in 1908 to care for the people of Canton and surrounding communities. For over a…

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