Mercy Health Centers of Louisville, Lake, Jackson and Plain offer low-cost blood screenings in November

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Louisville, Lake, Jackson and Plain will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in November. Each facility will be offering total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood sugar) for $2, and lipid profiles (total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL and LDL) for $8, at their respective locations on the following dates:…

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Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County offers low-cost blood screenings November 9-10

New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Tuscarawas County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, November 9th from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and Saturday, November 10th from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The facility, located at 1031 West High Ave., New Philadelphia, will be offering total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood…

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Mercy Service League Offers Complimentary Valet Parking for “Chateau Noel” Event November 10

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Service League will host a sale of professionally designed and exquisitely appointed holiday trees, wreaths, swags, centerpieces, tree skirts, candles and more. Details: “Chateau Noel” Historic Canton Livery (Located at Abbott’s Moving & Storage) 316 Cherry Ave., NE, Canton Saturday, November 10, 2012 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $5.00 each…

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Mercy Service League’s 2012 Harvest Ball Raises Funds to Benefit E.D. Renovation

Stark County, Ohio: Mercy Service League held its 2012 Harvest Ball on Saturday, Oct. 27 in the Canton Memorial Civic Center’s McKinley Room. Frank Kaeberlein, M.D., chairman of Mercy Medical Center’s Department of Emergency Medicine, served as honorary physician chair, and Michelle Johnson and Gail Moore served as Mercy Service League co-chairs. The event raised…

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Mercy Dedicates and Blesses new Mercy Primary Care at St. Paul Square Healthcare Facility

Canton, Ohio: Monsignor Robert Siffrin, Vicar General, Diocese of Youngstown, led the prayer service during the blessing and dedication of Mercy Primary Care at St. Paul Square on October 22. A public open house followed the service with tours of Mercy Medical Center’s newest healthcare facility, located at 1459 Superior Ave. in northeast Canton. Mercy…

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Yoga Classes at Mercy Health Center of North Canton

North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health & Fitness Center is offering Yoga for You, an exercise class to help you strengthen without stress, lengthen without pain and improve balance and flexibility. Mark Jones, certified 200-hour level Brahmrishi Yoga instructor, will teach the class from 11 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays, Nov. 13 – Dec. 18 at…

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Mercy Homecare Offers “Drive In” Flu Vaccine Clinic November 1

Canton, Ohio: On Thursday, November 1st, Mercy Homecare will once again be offering a “Drive In” Flu Vaccine Clinic. The flu vaccines will be offered for $20 – traditional Medicare will be billed for the vaccines – patients must bring their Medicare Card with them. No appointment is necessary and walk-ins are welcome for the…

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Local Mercy STATCARE Locations offer Low-Cost Flu Vaccines

Canton, Ohio: Mercy STATCARE Immediate Care Centers, located at the Mercy Health Centers of North Canton, Jackson, Plain, Carroll County and Tuscarawas County, are currently offering low-cost flu vaccines. The flu vaccines will be offered for $20 – traditional Medicare will be billed for the vaccines – patients must bring their Medicare Card with them….

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Mercy Service League Invites Community to Holiday Event – “Chateau Noel” – On Saturday, November 10 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Service League will host a sale of professionally designed and exquisitely appointed holiday trees, wreaths, swags, centerpieces, tree skirts, candles and more. Details: “Chateau Noel” Historic Canton Livery (Located at Abbott’s Moving & Storage) 316 Cherry Ave., NE, Canton Saturday, November 10, 2012 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $5.00 each…

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Bolivar Resident, Katie Harvey, Honored As Star Performer Employee at Mercy Medical Center

  Canton, OH – Congratulations to Bolivar resident, Katie Harvey, RN for Mercy Medical Center’s Cardiovascular Surgical Care Unit, for being named Mercy’s Star Performer employee for August 2012. 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…

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Mercy has partnered with The Medicine Shoppe and Medicine Center Pharmacy to offer low-cost blood screenings in October

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has partnered with local Medicine Shoppe and Medicine Center Pharmacy locations to offer low-cost blood screenings to the community during the month of October. Each location will be offering total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood sugar) for $2, and lipid profiles (total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL and LDL) for…

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Know Your Numbers – October 2012

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Louisville, Lake, Jackson and Plain will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in October. Each facility will be offering total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood sugar) for $2, and lipid profiles (total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL and LDL) for $8, at their respective locations on the following dates:…

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Know Your HbA1c Numbers

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has partnered with local The Medicine Shoppe and Medicine Center Pharmacy locations to offer low-cost A1C blood screenings to the community during the month of October. The A1C test costs only $10 and provides a long-term look (past 2-3 months) at blood sugar control. These screenings will be held on…

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Mercy to Present Programs on Knee Pain in October

Canton, Ohio: More than thirty-percent of adults report some type of knee pain. Join Mercy Medical Center and Anthony Pentz, M.D., orthopaedic surgeon at OMNI Orthopaedics, for two FREE knee pain seminars during the month of October. Dr. Pentz will be presenting this seminar on Saturday, October 13th at 9:30 a.m. inside Hotel Millersburg (35…

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Bennington Receives Mercy Development Foundation’s St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service

 Canton, Ohio: Mercy Development Foundation honored Ron Bennington as the first recipient of the St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service. The announcement was made at Mercy Development Foundation’s Founders Day Donor Recognition Mass held September 23 in Mercy Chapel. Bennington served as senior vice president and general counsel of Mercy from 2002 to 2008. He…

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Mercy Sports Medicine Coaches Clinic Oct. 24

North Canton, Ohio: Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24 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…

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Mercy Medical Center Named one of the Nation’s Top Cardiovascular Hospitals for the Sixth Time by Truven Health Analytics

Canton, OH: Mercy Medical Center has been named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics. The study examined the performance of more than 1,000 hospitals by analyzing outcomes for patients with heart failure and heart attacks and for those who received coronary bypass surgery and percutaneous coronary interventions such as…

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Mercy Inducts Three Physicians Into Society of St. Luke Drs. Ahmed, Domingo and Linz are Honored for Distinguished Service

  Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center inducted Farouq Ahmed, M.D., Albert T. Domingo, M.S., M.D., and Michael H Linz, M.D., into the Society of St. Luke, Mercy’s physician honor society, during an induction ceremony and dinner held September 27 at Brookside Country Club. Over 230 guests attended the event, which recognized the inductees’ outstanding service…

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Mercy Service League’s 2012 Harvest Ball to Benefit E.D. Renovation

Stark County, Ohio: Mercy Service League will hold its 2012 Harvest Ball on Saturday, October 27, in the Canton Memorial Civic Center’s McKinley Room. Frank Kaeberlein, M.D., chairman of Mercy Medical Center’s Department of Emergency Medicine, has been named honorary physician chair of this highly anticipated event to benefit Mercy’s emergency department (E.D.) renovation and…

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Mercy Medical Center is Collection Site for National Prescription Drug “Take-Back” Initiative on Sept.29

Canton, Ohio: To help prevent the misuse of prescription drugs and address the safety and health hazards of pharmaceutical waste, Mercy Medical Center is partnering with the Stark County Sheriff Department, Canton City Police Department and the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to serve as a collection site for a one-day Prescription Drug “Take-Back”…

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Mercy’s Free Grief Support Group Begins Oct. 2

Canton, Ohio: 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. Led by qualified and experienced grief facilitators, Seeds of Hope is…

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