Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center has partnered with local Marc’s Pharmacy locations to offer low-cost blood screenings to the community beginning in October. 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 on the following dates:
Marc’s North Canton – Wednesday, October 5th (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
1664 North Main St., North Canton
(The first Wednesday of each month)
Marc’s 30th Street Plaza – Wednesday, October 12th (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
3014 Cromer Ave. NW, Canton
(The second Wednesday of each month)
Marc’s Canton – Wednesday, October 19th (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
5123 West Tuscarawas St., Canton
(The third Wednesday of each month)
Marc’s Belden Village – Wednesday, October 26th (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
4304 Belden Village Ave. NW, Canton
(The fourth Wednesday of each month)
No appointment is necessary and a 12-hour fast is recommended for more accurate results. For more information, visit one of the above Marc’s Pharmacy locations.
Mercy Medical Center, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 620 members on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carroll County, Jackson Township, Lake Township, Louisville, North Canton, Plain Township and Tuscarawas County. A Catholic hospital, Mercy Medical Center upholds the mission and philosophy of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and continues to be responsive to the needs of the community. For more information, see cantonmercy.org.