July 15, 2014

U.S. News and World Report notes two Sisters of Charity hospitals among best in regional and specialty rankings

Released today, U.S. News and World Report’s coveted annual Best Hospitals rankings for 2014-2015 recognize two hospitals of the Sisters of Charity Health System – Mercy Medical Center and St. John Medical Center – as being among the best in Ohio, and as delivering high performance care in multiple specialties. [More]
July 14, 2014

Mercy Medical Center installs new “super” accelerator for more precise cancer treatment

Mercy Cancer Center at Mercy Medical Center recently installed a new Varian Medical Systems TrueBeam Linear Accelerator, a “super” accelerator designed to advance the treatment of lung, breast, prostate, head and neck, and many other cancers. [More]
June 11, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives grant from Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children

Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children (HSHC), the foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), announced that it will make more than $1.1 million in Access to Care Grants to 18 organizations this year, including Mercy Medical Center and its Mercy Dental Clinic. [More]
June 4, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives American Heart Association quality achievement award

Mercy Medical Center has received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. [More]
May 22, 2014

Mercy Service League Awards $235,000 to Mercy Medical Center programs

The Mercy Service League recently held its annual year-end banquet where officers presented a $235,000 check to Mercy Medical Center to benefit Mercy Dental Services & General Practice Dental Residency Endowment Fund. The result of 2013–2014 fundraising efforts, Mercy Service League raised the $235,000 by planning and sponsoring a number of events. [More]
May 7, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives Ohio Hospital Association environmental award

The Ohio Hospital Association (OHA) recently awarded Mercy Medical Center with its annual Melvin Creeley Environmental Leadership Award. Mercy was one of 12 Ohio hospitals to receive the award. The award recognizes hospitals for promoting sound practices through environmental stewardship. [More]
May 6, 2014

Mercy Medical Center honors five nurses with clinical excellence awards

In recognition of National Nurses Week (May 6-12), Mercy Medical Center is honoring five of its clinical staff members with Mercy Nursing Excellence Awards. [More]
April 8, 2014

Mercy Medical Center and Canton Symphony Orchestra collaborate

Mercy Medical Center is partnering with the Canton Symphony Orchestra on “Musical Moments,” an initiative that brings music into the health care setting to promote healing, tranquility and overall well-being. Musical Moments will feature a series of 24 unique and stylistically tailored performances, each 45 minutes in length, by orchestra musicians in Mercy’s public and patient care areas. [More]
March 18, 2014

Mercy Dental Clinic receives high marks from patients and dental residents

The Mercy Dental Clinic at Mercy Medical Center received high marks from patients and dental residents in a recently released report from independent evaluator Dr. Catherine Demko. Dr. Demko compiled and analyzed data on the impact of both the dental clinic and the Mercy General Practice Residency in Dentistry program.
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February 4, 2014

Mercy Service League scores a big win for Mercy Dental Services

Mercy Medical Center’s Mercy Service League scored a big win for Mercy Dental Services and General Practice Dental Residency Endowment at its inaugural Souper Bowl fundraising event. Held January 26 at Mercy Health Center Jackson in Massillon, the Souper Bowl attracted more than 150 guests and raised more than $6,700 for Mercy Dental Services. [More]