Mercy Offers FREE Bone Density/Low-Cost Blood Screenings to Alliance Community January 18

  Alliance, Ohio: Mercy Imaging of Alliance will offer FREE bone density and low-cost blood screenings on Wednesday, January 18th from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.  The facility, located at 1401 S. Arch Ave., Alliance (inside Carnation Clinic), will be offering the bone density heel scans for FREE in addition to the following low-cost blood…

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Mercy Weight Management Hosts OPTIFAST® Open House Jan. 23

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Weight Management is hosting an OPTIFAST® Open House from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23 at Mercy Medical Center’s OPTIFAST classroom. Meet Mercy’s staff members, sample OPTIFAST products, and learn more about how to lose weight, adopt healthy habits, get in shape, and control diabetes, blood pressure and cholesterol. Individuals…

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

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Louisville, North Canton, Lake, Jackson and Plain will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in January. 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…

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Office of Healthy Ohio Honors Mercy for Healthy Practices

Canton, OH: The Office of Healthy Ohio (OHO) has recognized Mercy Medical Center, along with 32 other Ohio businesses, for healthy worksite practices. This is the 4th consecutive year that Mercy has been honored with this distinction. Healthy Ohio Business Council Chair, Laura Ritzler, will present the seventh-annual Healthy Ohio-Healthy Worksite awards on Tuesday, Jan….

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Mercy Medical Center Receives American College of Cardiology Foundation’s NCDR® ACTION Registry®–GWTGTM Gold Performance Achievement Award

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has received the American College of Cardiology Foundation’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Gold Performance Achievement Award for 2011 – one of only 167 hospitals nationwide to do so. The award recognizes Mercy’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients, and signifies that Mercy has…

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Mercy Lung Center Cares for Patients with Suspicious, Benign and Malignant Lung Conditions

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Lung Center cares for patients with suspicious, benign and malignant lung conditions while supporting the patient and family through the process of determining a diagnosis and initiating appropriate treatment. The lung center offers a multidisciplinary team of experts including pulmonologists, medical oncologists, thoracic surgeons, radiologists, pathologists, radiation oncologists and professional staff. “Simply…

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Mercy Offers Free Running Injury Check-Up

North Canton, Ohio: Running injuries are a common occurrence. Mercy Sports Medicine is offering a free running injury check-up from noon to 1 p.m. on the second Friday of each month and from 5 to 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple…

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Mercy’s FREE Grief Support Group Begins Jan. 3

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

New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Tuscarawas County will offer low-cost blood screenings on Friday, December 9th from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and Saturday, December 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 Offers FREE Bone Density/Low-Cost Blood Screenings to Alliance Community December 21

Alliance, Ohio: Mercy Imaging of Alliance will offer FREE bone density and low-cost blood screenings on Wednesday, December 21st from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. The facility, located at 1401 S. Arch Ave., Alliance (inside Carnation Clinic), will be offering the bone density heel scans for FREE in addition to the following low-cost blood screenings:…

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Mercy Medical Center Seeking Volunteers – December 2011

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center is currently seeking volunteers to serve at the medical center’s information desks, gift shop, boutique, human resources and mail room departments. Training will be provided for all positions. Information desk volunteers need to have computer knowledge, good telephone etiquette and good customer service skills. Positions are available during different shifts,…

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Mercy Cancer Center Reaccredited by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons

  Canton, Ohio: The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS) has granted Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to Mercy Cancer Center.   Mercy Cancer Center was awarded re-accreditation with commendation as a Community Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Center through 2014 after receiving commendation for all eight commendation-eligible standards along with full compliance…

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

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 December. 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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Mercy has partnered with Marc’s Pharmacy to offer low-cost blood screenings in December

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has partnered with local Marc’s Pharmacy locations to offer low-cost blood screenings to the community in December. Each Marc’s Pharmacy 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 $8, at their respective locations…

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Mercy Medical Center Sponsors Community Medicare Program in Alliance December 5th

Canton, Ohio – Open Enrollment for Medicare is earlier this year and will only run until December 7th. Mercy Medical Center will be sponsoring a final Medicare Community Check-Up for local seniors (or soon-to-be seniors) on Monday, December 5th from 9am until 3pm at Rodman Public Library, 215 E. Broadway in Alliance. A representative from…

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

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Health Centers of Louisville, North Canton, Lake, Jackson and Plain will each be offering low-cost blood screenings in December. 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…

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Mercy to Hold Program on Healthy Holiday Eating December 5

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Weight Management, in cooperation with Buehler’s Fresh Foods, will present, “Ideas for Healthy Holiday Eating” on Monday, December 5th at 6 p.m. inside the new Mercy Health Center and STATCARE of Jackson. Prior to this program, Mercy Weight Management will hold an OPTIFAST® Open House from 3:30 p.m. until 6 p.m. The…

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Mercy Grief Support Group Begins Jan. 3

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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Mercy Homecare and Hospice Celebrate National Homecare and Hospice Month

Canton, Ohio: The employees at Mercy Homecare and Hospice are joining home health care providers across Ohio and the nation in marketing November as National Home Care and Hospice Month. “Homecare and hospice care allows patients of all ages to be cared for in the comfort of their own homes, with a variety of medical…

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Mercy Medical Center Earns EPA’s ENERGY STAR® for Superior Energy Efficiency

Canton, OH: For the third year in a row, Mercy Medical Center, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) prestigious ENERGY STAR award, the national symbol for protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. This signifies that Mercy’s building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency. An ENERGY…

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Mercy Medical Center Partners With Twin Springs Medical Center to Offer Breast Health Care Screening December 6th

Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has partnered with the physicians at Twin Springs Medical Center (located behind Kidron Fire Station) to offer Breast Health Care Screenings on Tuesday, December 6th. This program includes a 40% discount for all self-pay patients (if fees are paid within 30 days of the screening) and fee assistance/grant money is…

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