Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Jun 06, 2011

Mercy Medical Center Sponsors Several Medicare Programs June 21

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Canton, Ohio – Mercy Medical Center will be sponsoring the following educational Medicare events for local seniors (or soon-to-be seniors) on June 21:

Community Medicare Check-Up – Jackson Township

Jun 02, 2011

Mercy Sports Medicine To Host Coaches Clinic June 8

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North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 8 at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., N.W.

Jun 02, 2011

Mercy Offers FREE Bone Density/Low-Cost Blood Screenings to Alliance Community June 15

Topic: Mercy Imaging of Alliance to offer health screenings the third Wednesday of each month | Contact:

Alliance, Ohio: Mercy Imaging of Alliance will offer FREE bone density and low-cost blood screenings on Wednesday, June 15th from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. The facility, located at 1401 S.

Jun 02, 2011

Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County Offers Low-Cost Blood Screenings June 10-11

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New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Tuscarawas County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, June 10th from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and Saturday, June 11th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Jun 02, 2011

Mercy Health Centers Offer Low-Cost Blood Screenings in June

Topic: Know Your Numbers | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Lake, Jackson, Louisville and Plain will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in June. 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:

Jun 01, 2011

Mercy Offers Women's Personal Protection Class

Topic: Six-Week Class Will Begin June 9th | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Have you wondered what you would do if you were approached by an attacker or mugger? Do you know how to keep from panicking or how to hit properly? Mercy Medical Center’s Wellness Program is offering a six-week Women’s Personal Protection class beginning Thursday, June 9 at 4:45 p.m.

May 31, 2011

Mercy Heart Center Receives Reaccreditation As A Heart Failure Institute

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Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center recently received reaccreditation as a Heart Failure Institute by the Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium. Mercy was the first hospital in Ohio and the second in the nation to be named an accredited Heart Failure Institute by the Healthcare Accreditation Colloquium in 2009.

May 24, 2011

Mercy Service League Awards $184,000 To Hospital Programs

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Canton, Ohio: During its recent annual banquet, Mercy Service League presented members of the hospital’s medical staff and administration with checks totaling $184,000 raised from their 2010-2011 fundraising efforts.

May 23, 2011

Mercy Stroke Center Aids Stroke Victims on Road to Recovery

Topic: Mercy Stroke Center Encourages Community to Understand the Effects of Stroke and Recovery Options in Recognition of Stroke Awareness Month - May | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Stroke affects more than 700,000 Americans each year. These “brain attacks” can leave lasting physical and behavioral changes and even affect a person’s ability to communicate and swallow.

What is a stroke?

May 18, 2011

Over 250 Participate in Mercy Health Run

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North Canton, Ohio: As part of Mercy Medical Center’s commitment to the promotion of health and physical fitness in the community, Mercy Sports Medicine hosted its annual Mercy Health Run Classic on Saturday, May 14. Over 250 runners participated in the 5k road-race with the start and finish at Mercy Health Center of North Canton.