Louisville, Ohio: To bring health care closer to home for those we serve in eastern Stark County, Mercy Medical Center will open its expanded Mercy Health Center of Louisville this week with new space and new services.
In addition to expanded mammography, radiology and laboratory services, the hospital will now offer Louisville and surrounding communities onsite bone density testing, ultrasound, improved radiology imaging and CT scans with a mobile unit. Mercy is allocating $361,800 for medical office equipment for the newly renovated, 1,850-sq-ft. facility located at 1302 West Main Street in Louisville.
“We are excited to expand our state-of-the-art services in eastern Stark County”, states Barbara Frustaci, BSN, RN, Off Site Administrative Director, “This keeps with our mission of making health care more accessible to the communities we serve.” Mercy Health Center of Louisville can be reached by calling 330-875-0096. Hours of operation are 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays,7:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. on Wednesdays and 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Thursdays.
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 550 physicians on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carrollton, 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, including the provision of care to all, regardless of their ability to pay. For more information, see www.cantonmercy.com.