Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Apr 05, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Presents Free Luncheon Program on Minority Health

Topic: This "Brothers and Sisters in Health" program will take place on Saturday, April 23rd in the McKinley Grand Hotel Ballroom | Contact:

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in minorities in the United States.  Furthermore, African Americans have twice the risk of diabetes as white Americans.  Join us on Saturday, April 23rd to learn how

Mar 31, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Receives Over $413,000 Grant for Program to Assist Victims of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

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Mercy Medical Center received the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant award in the amount of $413,392 from the Crime Victims Section of the Office of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine.

Mar 22, 2016

Walk With a Doc on National Walking Day

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Mercy Medical Center, Aultman Hospital and other local organizations will host a family-friendly community event to celebrate National Walking Day on April 6. This free event will take place from 4–6:30 p.m. at the Canton Garden Center, located at 1615 Stadium Park Drive N.W.

Mar 21, 2016

Mercy White Coat Seminar Inspires Hartford Middle-school Students to Consider Health-care Careers

Topic: Six-week, career-exploration program culminates in special, behind-the-scenes tour of hospital departments | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center recently hosted 16 middle-school students from Canton City School District’s STEAMM Academy @ Hartford for an interactive, behind-the-scenes tour of the hospital’s surgery center robot, lab, rehab center, pharmacy, emergency department and dental clinic.

Mar 10, 2016

OHA, ODH Recognize Mercy Maternity Services for Breastfeeding Initiatives

Topic: Mercy in first round of Ohio hospitals to be awarded recognition in their voluntary efforts to promote, protect and support breastfeeding | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center Canton Ohio Birth Center First Steps Breastfeeding Recognition 2016Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center Maternity Services recently received the Ohio First Steps for Healthy Babies voluntary breastfeeding designation from the Ohio Hospital Association and the Ohio Department of Health.

Mar 09, 2016

Mercy Heart Center Receives Cycle V Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI with Resuscitation Accreditation

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Mercy Heart Center recently received full cycle V Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI with Resuscitation Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovasc

Mar 08, 2016

Mercy Pulmonary Rehabilitation Invites Community to Open House

Topic: March 15th Event to Celebrate National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation department is hosting a community open house on Tuesday, March 15, from 4p.m.-6 p.m. in celebration of National Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week (March 13-19).

Mar 07, 2016

Uniontown Resident, Mary Beth Breda, Honored As Star Performer Employee at Mercy Medical Center

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Congratulations to Uniontown resident, Mary Beth Breda, Mercy Volunteer Services, for being named Mercy Medical Center’s January 2016 Star Performer employee. 

Mar 01, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Honors Local EMS

Topic: STEMI Cup Award Presented to North Canton Fire Department | Contact:

Mercy Emergency Chest Pain Center (ECPC) recently presented its STEMI (St Elevation Myocardial Infarction) Cup award to North Canton Fire Department for achieving the best door to balloon (D2B) angioplasty time for the second half of 2015.  The squad received the award for its role in the “door to balloon angioplasty” (D2B) of seven minutes.  North Canton Fire Department member

Feb 10, 2016

Begin Journey Towards Healing at Mercy's Free Bereavement Support Group

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Loss through death is certainly a human experience, but the pain of grief is unlike any other pain. Mercy Grief Support Services is offering Seeds of Hope, a free bereavement support group to help members begin the journey towards healing and wholeness.