Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

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 &

Apr 21, 2016

Mercy Medical Center and Rotary Club of Canton Invite Community to Health Screen & Wellness Fair April 30th

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Mercy Medical Center and the Rotary Club of Canton have partnered to bring very low-cost health screenings to the Canton area community.  On Saturday, April 30th, the Health Screen & Wellness Fair will take place from 7 a.m.

Apr 18, 2016

Mercy Sports Medicine Offers Coaches Clinic May 17

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Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17 at Mercy Health Center of Jackson, located at 7337 Caritas Circle, N.W., in Massillon. 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.

Apr 14, 2016

Mercy Is First in Stark County to Use New SYNERGY Stent

Topic: Local Patient Among First in Nation to Benefit from Innovative Technology to Treat Heart Disease | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Dilip Patel, MD, an interventional cardiologist with Mercy Cardiovascular Institute (MCI), recently became the first in Stark County to treat a patient with the newly approved SYNERGY™ Everolimus-Eluting Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent from Boston Scientific.