Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Nov 21, 2013

Mercy Heart Center Offers Healthy Holiday Cooking Program

Topic: This free, community program will be held on December 5 | Contact:

Canton, OH:  Mercy Heart Center will offer a FREE healthy holiday cooking program, Holiday Lites, to the community on Thursday, December 5, inside Mercy Hall Auditorium at 1320 Mercy Dr. NW in Canton. This program begins at noon and will teach participants how to make healthier versions of their favorite holiday foods. 

Nov 19, 2013

Mercy Goes Live with CliniSync Health Information Exchange

Topic: Hospital now offers real-time test results and reports to Stark County physicians to facilitate faster patient diagnosis and treatment | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Through Ohio’s statewide CliniSync Health Information Exchange (HIE), Mercy Medical Center now offers real-time test results and reports to more than 700 physicians in Stark County. This technology enables doctors to diagnose and treat patients more quickly and accurately.

Nov 15, 2013

Mercy Medical Center Offers FREE Oral Cancer Screenings

Topic: Oral Cancer Screenings will take place December 13th from 10:00am - 12 noon | Contact:

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

Nov 07, 2013
Nov 05, 2013

Mercy Medical Center Sponsors Medicare Options Event November 12th

Topic: To Help Seniors Choose the Right Medicare Advantage Plan, Mercy’s Marketing Event Will Include Advantage Plan Representatives, Medicare Specialist | Contact:

Canton, Ohio – Mercy Medical Center Senior Friends is sponsoring a free Medicare Options Event on Tuesday, November 12th at 9 a.m. in the Mercy Hall Amphitheater.

Nov 01, 2013

Mercy Participates in National #GivingTuesday Initiative on December 3

Topic: Hospital joins more than 3,700 partner organizations throughout the U.S. to celebrate “opening day” of giving this holiday season | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: With a history of caring for Stark County and surrounding communities for more than 100 years, Mercy Medical Center has joined #GivingTuesday, a grassroots campaign for a national day of giving on December 3 at the start of the annual holiday season.  

Nov 01, 2013

Mercy Cardiovascular Institute Implements Genetic Testing for Heart Patients

Topic: Comprehensive Genetic Cardiac Panel Test Provides Individualized Results for Drug Metabolism and Cardiac Risk Assessment | Contact:
Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center, nationally recognized as a center of excellence for cardiac care, and Mercy Cardiovascular Institute (MCI) now offer genetic testing as part of their standard of care for heart patients. 
Oct 28, 2013

Mercy to Present Community Orthopedic Lecture on November 6th

Topic: Orthopedic Surgeon, Timothy Conlan, M.D., will present FREE program at Mercy Health Center of Jackson | Contact:

Oct 23, 2013

Mercy to Present Community Orthopedic Lecture in Alliance

Topic: Orthopedic Surgeon, Thomas A. Krupko, M.D., F.A.C.S., will present FREE program on October 30th | Contact:

Oct 21, 2013

Medication Take Back at Mercy to Be Held October 26

Topic: Community members can safely dispose of unwanted, unused and expired medications and prescriptions at no cost with no questions asked | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: As part of the hospital’s ongoing green efforts, Mercy Medical Center will again offer a free Medication Take Back Day on Saturday, October 26, 2013, from 10 am to 2 pm on its main campus.