Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Apr 13, 2017

Mercy Opens New Wound & Hyperbaric Center

Topic: Comprehensive wound healing center treats all wounds, specializes in caring for non-healing wounds | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center opened the new Mercy Wound & Hyperbaric Center yesterday. As a comprehensive wound healing center, Mercy treats all wounds, especially those that have become difficult to heal.

Underlying conditions such as diabetes, circulation problems or previous cancer treatment can turn the simplest of wounds into a significant problem. Treatments offered include:

Apr 10, 2017

Mercy ANGEL Network Receives Medical Mutual's Debra A. Green Community Service Award

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Mercy ANGEL Network was presented the Debra A. Green Community Service Award at Medical Mutual’s Hattitude Breast Cancer Awareness Brunch on Saturday, April 1 at Landerhaven in Mayfield Heights.

Apr 07, 2017

Rotary Club of Canton and Mercy Medical Center Invite Community to Health Screen & Wellness Fair April 29

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The Rotary Club of Canton and Mercy Medical Center have partnered to bring very low-cost health screenings to the Canton area community. On Saturday, April 29, the Health Screen & Wellness Fair will take place from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Apr 05, 2017

Mercy Spearheads Towel Collection for Salvation Army Canton

Topic: Van-load of new towels, undergarments, and socks to help homeless who use Salvation Army’s hot shower program | Contact:

As part of the observance of Lent—a time of year when Christians are called to prayer, fasting, and almsgiving—Mercy Medical Center employees collected new towels, undergarments, and socks over the past month for the Salvation Army Canton Citadel Corps’ hot shower program for the area’s homeless.

Mar 28, 2017

Mercy Holds Baby Shower in Northeast Canton, Provides Education on Safe Sleep Environment and More

Topic: Grant from Baby 1st Network helps Mercy continue to address infant mortality locally | Contact:

With funding in part from the Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio-based Baby 1st Network, Mercy Medical Center Mission Outreach recently held “Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies,” a baby shower for new and expectant mothers, fathers, and grandparents. About 30 adults attended this educational event at Mercy at St. Paul Square in northeast Canton.

Mar 28, 2017

Community Health Fair to be Held April 6

Topic: Mercy Medical Center and the Stark County District Library Partner for this Annual Event | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center and the Stark County District Library will once again partner to offer the annual Community Health Fair on Thursday, April 6th

Mar 24, 2017

Mercy Medical Center is Site for “Welcome to Medicare” Event April 11

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The Ohio Department of Insurance’s Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP) will be hosting a FREE event, Welcome to Medicare, on Tuesday, April 11, with p

Mar 07, 2017

Mercy Pulmonary Rehabilitation Invites Community to Open House

Topic: March 14th Event to Celebrate National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation program is hosting a community open house on Tuesday, March 14, from 3:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. in celebration of National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week (March 13-19).

Feb 08, 2017

Massillon/North Canton Residents, Staci Freas and Maria Lupusoru, Honored As Star Performer Employees at Mercy Medical Center

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Congratulations to Massillon resident, Staci Freas, unit assistant, 7 Main, and North Canton resident, Maria Lupusoru, Mercy Housekeeping, for being named Mercy Medical Center’s December 2016 Star Performer employees.  The Star Performer program is the hospital’s employee recognition and rewards program.  Hospital employees, volunteers a

Jan 27, 2017

Mercy Heart Center Invites Community to Heart Healthy Cooking Demonstration

Topic: This free program will be held on February 14th | Contact:

Mercy Heart Center will be offering a FREE heart healthy Sweetheart Cooking Demonstration to the community on Valentine’s Day, Tuesday, February 14th in Mercy Hall Auditorium, 1320 Mercy Dr.