New Philadelphia, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Tuscarawas County will offer flu vaccines on Friday, October 8th from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. The facility, located at 1031 West High Ave., New Philadelphia, will be offering the flu vaccines for $20 – traditional Medicare will be billed for the vaccines – please bring your Medicare Card with you.
No appointment is necessary and walk-ins are welcome for the vaccines. For more information, contact the Mercy Health Center of Tuscarawas County at 330-365-5100. The 2010-2011 flu vaccine protects against H1N1 influenza in addition to other seasonal influenza strains.
The Tuscarawas County facility offers a STATCARE Immediate Care Center, Work Health & Safety Services, laboratory, physical therapy, massage therapy, cardiac diagnostics, bone density testing, computed tomography (CT), nuclear medicine and radiology/ultrasound services.
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 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. For more information, see cantonmercy.org.