Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Feb 14, 2014

Mercy Offers Low-Cost Blood Screenings to Alliance Community Feb 19

Topic: Mercy Health Center of Alliance offers health screenings the third Wednesday of each month | Contact:


Jan 29, 2014

Canal Fulton Resident, Brooke Haslar, Honored As Star Performer Employee at Mercy Medical Center

Topic: Not Available | Contact:

Congratulations to Canal Fulton resident, Brooke Haslar, RN, Medical/Telemetry Unit, for being named Mercy’s Star Performer employee for November 2013. The Star Performer program is the hospital’s employee recognition and rewards program.

Jan 29, 2014

Know Your Numbers - Community Wellness Screenings

Topic: Mercy Health Centers of Louisville, Lake, Jackson, North Canton and Plain offer low-cost blood screenings in February | Contact:

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

Jan 28, 2014

Mercy Service League’s Souper Bowl Scores BIG WIN For Mercy Dental Services

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Jan 21, 2014

Mercy Heart Center Presents Free Luncheon Program on African American Women & Heart Disease

Topic: This “Sisters In Red” program will take place on Saturday, February 8th at Meyer’s Lake Ballroom. | Contact:

Cardiovascular disease kills nearly 500,000 African American women each year. Furthermore, only half of African American women are aware of the signs and symptoms of a heart attack. Join us on February 8th to learn how to change these statistics!

Jan 20, 2014

Mercy Heart Center Partners with American Heart Association

Topic: Mercy Heart Center is local cause partner for Go Red for Women initiative | Contact:

For the second year in a row, Mercy Heart Center has partnered with the American Heart Association to serve as the 2014 local cause partner for the Go Red For Women initiative. Go Red for Women was created 11 years ago (six years locally) to fight the heart disease in women through education and research. Heart disease is the No.

Jan 14, 2014

Therapy Services Open at Mercy Health Center of Jackson

Topic: Adult physical therapy, sports medicine, and pediatric physical, occupational and speech therapy now available for Massillon area | Contact:

Massillon, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center now offers adult and pediatric therapy services in Western Stark County.

Jan 10, 2014

Mercy Invites Community To Red Hot Zumbathon

Topic: Mercy Medical Center will offer a community Zumbathon, on February 1st, with proceeds benefiting the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women Initiative | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center is inviting the community to a Red Hot Zumbathon, on Saturday, February 1st from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. inside Mercy Hall Auditorium. Zumba is the world’s largest dance fitness party with 14 million people taking Zumba classes in over 140,000 locations across the world.

Jan 07, 2014

Achieve Your Healthy Weight in 2014

Topic: Attend Mercy’s OPTIFAST® Open House to learn more | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Weight Management is hosting a series of OPTIFAST® Open Houses this month at Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Health CentersWeightloss Program 2014 Open Houses Near Canton Ohio

Jan 03, 2014

Mercy Medical Center Welcomes First New Year’s Baby in Northeast Ohio

Topic: Mosiya Mykhale McElroy, of Canton, is born at 12:02 a.m. on New Year’s Day | Contact:

At just two minutes after midnight on New Year’s Day, Mercy Medical Center welcomed the first baby born in 2014. Not only was Mosiya Mykhale McElroy the first New Year’s baby of Stark County, but, according to Fox 8 News in Cleveland, he was the first baby born in Northeast Ohio.