Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Oct 20, 2016

Paris Resident, Carla Scott, Honored as Star Performer Employee at Mercy Medical Center

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Congratulations to Paris resident, Carla Scott, registrar at Mercy Primary Care-Middlebranch, for being named Mercy Medical Center’s August 2016 Star Performer employee.  The Star Performer program is the hospital’s employee recognition and rewards program.  Hospital employees, volunteers and staff are nominated each month for demonstrating outstanding performance, being a team

Oct 19, 2016

Mercy Cardiac, Pulmonary Rehab Awarded AACVPR Recertification

Topic: Stark County’s first to achieve certification in 2007, Mercy again demonstrates the quality of its cardiac and pulmonary rehab programs | Contact:

Mercy receives AACVPR recert in 2016Canton, Ohio: The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) again certified Mercy Cardiac Rehabilitation and

Oct 18, 2016

Mercy Receives Over $920,000 Grant for Program to Assist Victims of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

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Mercy Medical Center is a recipient of the 2017 Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant award in the amount of $920,435.76 from the Crime Victims Section of the Office of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine. This amount is in addition to Mercy’s 2016 VOCA grant of $413,392.

Oct 11, 2016

Mercy Offers Free Skin Cancer Screenings Oct. 17, 2016

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

Sep 30, 2016

Mercy Development Foundation Honors Randolph Snow with St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service

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During its recent Founders Day Donor Recognition event, Mercy Development Foundation awarded Randolph L. Snow its highest honor – the St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service. This award recognizes an individual whose leadership and vision has impacted and helped transform Mercy Medical Center.

Sep 30, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Hosting FREE Medicare Events in October

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Mercy Medical Center is hosting several FREE Medicare events throughout the month of October. For more information, or to register for the below programs, please call Mercy Senior Friends office at 330-489-1215.

Medicare Information 101
Thursday, October 6th (2 p.m. and 6 p.m.)
Mercy Hall Auditorium

Sep 29, 2016

Mercy Sports Medicine Offers Coaches Clinic October 18

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Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., N.W. 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.

Sep 16, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Offers Free Oral Cancer Screenings

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

Sep 07, 2016

Mercy's Valentino Awarded University of Mount Union's Physician Assistant Program Preceptor of the Year

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University of Mount Union Physician Assistant Studies Program awards Mercy Medical Center's Mike Valentino, PA-C, Preceptor of the Year. Valentino was named Mount Union's Preceptor of the Month last February.

Sep 06, 2016

Lake Township Woman Receives Akron-Canton’s First TAVR Under Conscious Sedation

Topic: Carolyn Thomas, 78, remains awake throughout aortic valve replacement at Mercy Medical Center | Contact:

First TAVR conscious sedation in Akron Canton in 2016 - Mercy Medical CenterCanton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center Heart Center recently performed Akron-Canton’s first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) on a patient under conscious sedation.