Jackson Township, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center of Jackson has partnered with Buehler’s Fresh Foods to offer additional low-cost blood screenings to the Jackson community. These screenings will take place on Tuesday, February 1st from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Pharmacy Area of Buehler’s Food Market, located at 7138 Fulton Drive N.W., Canton. Community members can take advantage of total cholesterol screening for $2, glucose screening (blood sugar) for $2, and lipid profiles (total cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL and LDL) for $8.
Participants can choose one or a combination of the low-cost blood screenings, which will be offered the first Tuesday of February (1st), March (1st) and April (5th). No appointment is necessary and a 12-hour fast is recommended for more accurate results.
Mercy Health Center of Jackson
Mercy is growing alongside Jackson Township. Coming in 2011, Mercy will offer a new 55,000 sq. ft. outpatient health center that will include an imaging center, lab, cardiac diagnostic services, sleep lab, STATCARE Immediate Care Center, Mercy Primary Care-Jackson, as well as offices for Urology One and Tri-County Hematology and Oncology, Inc.
Mercy Health Center of Jackson also offers these low-cost blood screenings on the third Friday of each month from 7 a.m. until 11 a.m. inside its current facility, located at 7452 Fulton Dr. N.W. For more information, please call the health center at 330-830-6110.
Mercy Medical Center
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.
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