Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases

Feb 04, 2016

Canal Fulton Resident, Carol Zimbello, Honored As Mercy Medical Center Star Performer Employee of the Year

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Canal Fulton resident, Carol Zimbello, of the environmental services department, was named Mercy Medical Center’s Star Performer of the Year for 2015.  The Star Performer program is the hospital’s employee recognition and rewards program. 

Feb 02, 2016

Mercy Awarded for Healthy Worksite Practices

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Ohio Healthy Worksite Gold Award Winner 2015 - Mercy Medical Center Canton OhioThe Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and the Healthy Ohio Business Council (HOBC) recognized Mercy Medical Center as one of 68 Ohio employers for healthy worksite practices during the 12th annual Healthy Ohio Healthy Worksite Awards ceremony.

Jan 29, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Presents FREE Robotic Surgery Program Feb. 17

Topic: Learn the benefits of robotic surgery on February 17 at Rodman Public Library | Contact:

Mercy Medical Center is presenting a free community education program on the benefits of robotic surgery on Wednesday, February 17th, featuring Beth Schuring, RN, MS, CNOR, RNFA, manager of Orthopedic and Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery at Mercy Medical Center. This presentation, “Is Robotic Surgery Right for YOU?” will begin at 6 p.m. in the auditorium at Rodman Public Library in Alliance.

Jan 27, 2016

Mercy Heart Center to Hold Heart Healthy Cooking Demonstration February 18

Topic: This program will be presented in recognition of American Heart Month | Contact:

Mercy Heart Center will hold a FREE Heart Healthy Cooking Demonstration, The Secrets of Sodium: Managing Heart Failure and Hypertension with Diet, on Thursday, February 18th at 12 noon in Mercy Hall Auditorium, 1320 Mercy Drive NW, Canton.

Jan 11, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Presents FREE Women’s Health Program

Topic: Learn if robotic surgery is an option for your gynecologic conditions on January 20 at Mercy Health Center of Jackson | Contact:

Dr. Kiko robotic surgery program January 2016Mercy Medical Center is presenting a free community education program on Wednesday, January 20th, featuring Dr. Danielle Kiko, OBGYN, at 6 p.m.

Jan 08, 2016

Mercy Service League Invites Community to Souper Bowl Fundraising Event on January 31

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Mercy Service League will host a soup tasting fundraising event, “Souper Bowl” on Sunday, January 31st, from 4:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., at Meyer’s Lake Ballroom, 3218 Parkway St. NW, Canton, Ohio 44708. Tickets are $25 per person and include unlimited soup tastings and dessert.  The event also features a cash bar, cork pull and many silent auction items.

Jan 07, 2016

Mercy Sports Medicine Offers Coaches Clinic February 23

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Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., NW, North Canton.

Dec 30, 2015

Mercy Heart Center Earns Get With The Guidelines® Heart Failure Silver Plus Achievement Award

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Mercy Medical Center Heart Center has received the Get With The Guidelines® – Heart Failure Silver-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation’s secondary prevention guidelines for patients with heart failure.

Dec 29, 2015

Steven Ochs, MD, and Mercy Are First in Ohio to Treat BPH with UroLift®

Topic: Innovative, permanent implants treat symptoms of enlarged prostate with fewer side effects than medication and traditional surgery, improving patients’ quality of life | Contact:

Canton, Ohio: Steven Ochs, MD, a urologist with Urology One, recently performed Ohio’s first UroLift® System implant at Mercy Medical Center.

Dec 15, 2015

Mercy Trauma Center Once Again Verified as Level II Trauma Center

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The Trauma Center at Mercy Medical Center has once again been verified as a Level II Trauma Center by the Verification Review Committee (VRC), an ad hoc committee of the Committee on Trauma (COT) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). This achievement recognizes the trauma center’s dedication to providing optimal care for injured patients.