Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

May 07, 2015

Mercy Stresses Importance of Knowing Signs of Stroke

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

If a loved one experienced the signs of a stroke, would you be able to identify them in time to save his or her life?  With a stroke, every minute, every second, counts, and in recognition of National Stroke Month, the Stroke Center at Mercy wants to make sure everyone in the community can identify the signs of a stroke.

Know the Signs

May 06, 2015

Mercy Sports Medicine Offers Coaches Clinic May 26

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Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26 at Mercy Health Center of Jackson, located at 7337 Caritas Circle, NW, Massillon. 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 05, 2015

Mercy Medical Center Offers Free Skin Cancer Screenings May 18

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

May 05, 2015

Five Mercy Nurses Awarded for Clinical Excellence

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In recognition of National Nurses Week, May 6 – 12, Mercy Medical Center is honoring five of its clinical staff members with Nursing Excellence Awards. The hospital’s 2015 honorees are Stacy Bauman, RN, Mercy Heart Center; Allyssa DeLuca, RN, Mercy Intensive Care Unit; Jamie Harig, RN, Mercy Emergency Department; Janet Henning, RN, Mercy Patient Education and Testing; and Theresa M.

Apr 29, 2015

Mercy Medical Center is Site for “Welcome to Medicare” Event May 13

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The Ohio Department of Insurance’s Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) will be hosting a FREE event, Welcome to Medicare, on Wednesday, May 13, beginning at 6 p.m.

Apr 28, 2015

Mercy Service League Invites Community to Fundraising “Party” May 11

Topic: Proceeds will benefit phase one of Mercy Facility Transformation | Contact:

Mercy Service League will hold a spring kick-off fundraising event, “Spring Fling”, on Monday, May 11 at Jerzees Sports Grille (5260 Dressler Rd., Belden Village).  From 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., the community is invited to join Mercy Service League as it raises money for the first phase of the Mercy Facility Transformation--an initiative to provide more private rooms throughout the hospital.

Apr 17, 2015

Mercy Medical Center Sponsors Free Medicare Options Event April 21

Topic: To Help Seniors Choose the Right Medicare Advantage Plan, This Event Includes Advantage Plan Representatives, Medicare Specialist | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center Senior Friends is sponsoring a FREE Medicare Options event on Tuesday, April 21st at 9 a.m. in the Mercy Hall Amphitheater.

Apr 17, 2015

Mercy Service League’s 2015 Harvest Ball to Benefit The First Phase of the Mercy Facility Transformation

Topic: Tim Conlan, M.D., and Gerald F. Klimo, M.D., named the event’s honorary medical staff co-chairs | Contact:

Mercy Service League will hold its 2015 Harvest Ball on Saturday, October 24, in the Canton Memorial Civic Center Auditorium.  Orthopedic surgeons, Tim Conlan, M.D., and Gerald F. Klimo, M.D, will serve as honorary medical staff co-chairs.

Apr 13, 2015

Mercy to Present Two FREE Community Luncheons “Happy, Healthy, Safe Babies” in April

Topic: These FREE luncheons will include gift bags, door prizes and speakers addressing the issue of Infant Mortality in Stark County. | Contact:
Apr 08, 2015

Canton Resident, Sandi Klein, Honored As Star Performer Employee at Mercy Medical Center

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Congratulations to Canton resident, Sandi Klein, Insurance Verification, for being named Mercy Medical Center’s February 2015 Star Performer employee.  The Star Performer program is the hospital’s employee recognition and rewards program.  Hos