Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Apr 05, 2011

Mercy Hosts OPTIFAST Open House April 28

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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.

Apr 05, 2011

Mercy Offers Seniors Free Health Event May 4

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North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Senior Friends is offering individuals 50 years and older a free open house and social event from 1–3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4 at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., N.W. Don’t gamble with your health. Stop by for free health screenings including bone density, fall prevention and blood pressure.

Apr 05, 2011

Mercy Offers Cancer Support Groups in April

Topic: Mercy Cancer Center provides free support groups each month | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Whether you’re a current or former cancer patient, a caregiver, family member or friend, Mercy Medical Center’s FREE cancer support groups offer a safe place to share with others who understand.

Apr 04, 2011

Mercy Earns EPA’s ENERGY STAR® for Superior Energy Efficiency

Topic: Mercy Medical Center earns this distinction for the second year in a row | Contact:

Canton, OH: State Mercy Medical Center, has again earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) prestigious ENERGY STAR, the national symbol for protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency, for the second year in a row. This signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency.

Mar 30, 2011

Mercy Health Centers of Lake, Jackson, Louisville and Plain Offer Low-Cost Blood Screenings in April

Topic: Know Your Numbers April 2011 | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Lake, Jackson, Louisville and Plain will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in April. 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 28, 2011

Mercy Offers FREE Grief Support Group to Begin July 5

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Canton, Ohio: Loss through death is certainly a human experience, but the pain of grief is unlike any other pain. Mercy Grief Support Services is offering Seeds of Hope, a free bereavement support group to help members begin the journey towards healing and wholeness.

Mar 24, 2011

Mercy Health Center of Jackson Partners with Buehler's Fresh Foods to Bring Additional Low-Cost Blood Screening to Jackson April 5

Topic: Know Your Numbers | Contact:

Jackson Township, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Jackson has partnered with Buehler’s Fresh Foods to offer additional low-cost blood screenings to the Jackson community. These screenings will take place on Tuesday, April 5th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Pharmacy Area of Buehler’s Food Market, located at 7138 Fulton Drive N.W., Canton.

Mar 18, 2011

Family Health Fair & Cover the Uninsured Day To Be Held April 9

Topic: Mercy Medical Center and the Stark County District Library Partner to Hold Family Health Fair | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center will once again partner with the Stark County District Library to offer the annual Family Health Fair and Cover the Uninsured Day on Saturday, April 9th from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Main Library location (715 Market Avenue N, Canton).

Mar 16, 2011

Mercy Health Center of Carroll County Offers Low-Cost Blood Screenings March 25

Topic: Know Your Numbers | Contact:

Carrollton, Ohio: MercyMedicalCenter of CarrollCounty will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, March 25, from 7

Mar 11, 2011

Mercy Medical Center receives Get With The Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Topic: Award demonstrates Mercy’s commitment to quality care for stroke patients | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes Mercy Stroke Center’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines.