Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

May 25, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Sponsors Free Luncheon to Address Changes to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid

Topic: June 7 program includes presentations from Social Security Administration and the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center is sponsoring a FREE community luncheon program, Social Security, Medicare & You, on Tuesday, June 7, 2016, to address social security benefits and changes to Medicare and Medicaid that affect seniors today.

May 23, 2016

Lunch & Learn to Focus on Cleaning Product Safety and Alternative Options

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Learn more about what's in your cleaning products and how to properly use them at Mercy Medical Center at St. Paul Square's next Lunch & Learn set for Friday, May 27. The free educational luncheon will begin at noon in the center's community room, 1459 Superior Ave., N.E., Canton.

May 20, 2016

Mercy Service League Presents $205,000 Check for Hospital Transformation Project and Inducts Officers at Annual Meeting

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At its annual membership banquet on May 17 held at Bender’s Tavern in Canton, Mercy Service League presented Mercy with proceeds from the 2015 Harvest Ball, which totaled $205,000. Last year’s Harvest Ball benefitted Mercy’s Facility Transformation Project to renovate the fifth floor orthopedic/observation unit.

May 19, 2016

Mercy Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll

Topic: American Heart Association Award recognizes Mercy’s commitment to quality stroke care | Contact:

Mercy 2016 Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Award - Canton OhioMercy Medical Center recently received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality A

May 17, 2016

Reinvestment Fund and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Name Canton, Ohio One of 50 Invest Health Cities

Topic: Canton, Ohio to join innovative, national program to improve health in low-income neighborhoods | Contact:

The city of Canton has been selected by Reinvestment Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to take part in the new Invest Health initiative.

May 12, 2016

Mercy Cancer Center Invites You to Join The Movement and Learn How You Can Prevent Colorectal Cancer

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Colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer in the U.S., but it can be prevented. Only 1 in 3 adults, age 50 and older, are being screened for colorectal cancer.

May 06, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Offers FREE Medicare Program in Alliance, May 12

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Do you have questions or concerns about Medicare?  Mercy Medical Center will be sponsoring a Medicare program for local seniors (or soon-to-be seniors) on Thursday, May 12th at Rodman Public Library, 215 E. Broadway St.

May 02, 2016

Mercy Honors Clinical Excellence Award Winners During Nurses Week 2016

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In anticipation of National Nurses Week (May 6 - May 12, 2016), Mercy Medical Center is announcing its 2016 Clinical Excellence Awards.

Apr 27, 2016

Mercy Senior Friends to Hold Senior Health Fair May 4

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Mercy Senior Friends will host a FREE Senior Health & Wellness Fair, on Wednesday, May 4th from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. in Mercy Medical Center’s Mercy Hall Auditorium, 1320 Mercy Drive NW, Canton.

Apr 21, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Presents FREE Robotic Surgery Program

Topic: Learn the benefits of robotic surgery on May 4 at the Tuscarawas County Public Library, Main Branch in New Philadelphia | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center is presenting a free community education program on the benefits of robotic surgery on Wednesday, May 4th, featuring Beth Schuring, RN, MS, CNOR, RNFA, manager of Orthopedic and Minimally Invasive &