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 November. 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 $8, at their respective locations on the following dates:
Medicine Center Pharmacy – Louisville – Tuesday, November, 13th (9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
700 W. Main St., Louisville
(The second Tuesday of each month)
Medicine Center Pharmacy – Minerva – Tuesday, November 20th (9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
251 East St., Minerva
(The third Tuesday of each month)
The Medicine Shoppe – New Philadelphia – Tuesday, November 27th (9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
551 W. High Ave., New Philadelphia
(The fourth Tuesday of each month)
Exclusive to the Medicine Center Pharmacy and The Medicine Shoppe locations, Mercy Medical Center now offers TSH (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone) screening for $2 during the monthly low-cost blood screenings.
Walk-in appointments are welcome or contact Colleen at 330-454-8772 or firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment. A 12-hour fast is recommended for more accurate results. In addition to the above locations, The Medicine Center – Canton, 2526 Tuscarawas St. W., Canton, conducts these low-cost blood screenings on the first Tuesday of each month.
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.