Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Nov 03, 2014

Mercy Medical Center Sponsors Free Medicare Options Events November 11th & 18th

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, November 11th at 9 a.m. in the Mercy Hall Amphitheater. An additional Medicare Options event will be held on Tuesday, November 18th at 9 a.m. at the same location.

Oct 28, 2014

Mercy Offers Professional Shadowing to Over 100 High School Students

Topic: Students from Four Stark County High Schools Observe Mercy Health Professionals in Nursing, Therapy, Radiology, Ultrasound, Sports Medicine and More | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Volunteer Services welcomes students from Massillon Washington, Glenoak, Jackson and Lake High Schools this fall for Mercy Medical Center’s SOAR (Shadowing Opportunities Are Rewarding) Shadowing Program. 

Oct 24, 2014

Ohio Optometric Foundation, Mercy Medical Center and Canton City Schools Provide Students with Eye Care

Topic: Not Available | Contact:

The Ohio Optometric Foundation, Mercy Medical Center and Canton City Schools partnered this week to offer free eye exams and eyeglasses to 75 pre-screened students.

Oct 24, 2014

Canal Fulton Resident, John Wright, Honored As Star Performer Employee at Mercy Medical Center

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Congratulations to Canal Fulton resident, John Wright, senior painter, Mercy Plant Engineering, for being named Mercy Medical Center’s August 2014 Star Performer employee. The Star Performer program is the hospital’s employee recognition and rewards program.

Oct 21, 2014

Mercy to Offer Pediatric Dental Screenings Thursday at JRC Learning Center

Topic: Event Kicks Off Hospital’s Age 1 Dental Campaign, Will Feature Free Screenings, Goody Bags & More | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Dental Services will hold a Lifetime of Smiles children’s dental screening and education event on Thursday, October 23, 2014, from 4-6 pm at the JRC Learning Center in Northeast Canton.

Oct 16, 2014

Mercy Continues Ebola Preparedness Planning and Assessments

Topic: Ongoing Proactive Measures in Place to Protect Everyone at All Mercy Facilities | Contact:
The Ohio Department of Health has activated a 24-hour-a-day call center to answer Ohioans’ questions about Ebola and the recent events in Ohio in an effort to ensure Ohioans get accurate, timely information.
The number for Ohioans to call is 1-866-800-1404.
Oct 14, 2014

Mercy Service League’s 2014 Harvest Ball Raises Funds to Benefit Mercy General Practice Dental Residency Endowment Fund

Topic: Not Available | Contact:

Mercy Service League held its 2014 Harvest Ball on Saturday, Oct. 11th at the Canton Memorial Civic Center’s Auditorium. Joe L.

Oct 14, 2014

Mercy Receives Grant Award from Health Foundation of Greater Massillon

Topic: Funding Used for Purchase of Pediatric Rehab Equipment For Jackson Health Center Therapy Services | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: The Health Foundation of Greater Massillon has awarded a grant to Mercy Medical Center for use in its pediatric therapy program at the Jackson Health Center.

Oct 09, 2014

Mercy Medical Center Offers Free Oral Cancer Screenings

Topic: Not Available | Contact:

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

Oct 07, 2014

Mercy Sports Medicine Offers Coaches Clinic Oct. 28

Topic: Not Available | Contact:

Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at Mercy Health Center of Jackson, located at 7337 Caritas Circle, N.W., 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.