August 12, 2016

Mercy Medical Center’s Service League to hold celebrity bartending fundraising party

Mercy Service League will hold its annual fundraising Celebrity Bartending Night on Monday, August 15, to benefit the Mercy Medical Center Facility Transformation project. [More]
June 21, 2016

Mercy Medical Center receives 2016 Mission: Lifeline GOLD PLUS Recognition Award

Mercy Medical Center recently received the Mission: Lifeline® GOLD PLUS Receiving 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 31, 2016

Mercy Service League presents $205,000 check to Mercy Medical Center for facility transformation project

At its annual membership banquet earlier in May, Mercy Service League presented Mercy Medical Center with proceeds from the 2015 Harvest Ball, which totaled $205,000. Last year’s ball benefitted Mercy’s facility transformation project to renovate the fifth floor orthopedic/observation unit. [More]
May 20, 2016

Mercy Medical Center anchors team that attracts grant money to Canton for health research

The city of Canton was selected to take part in the new Invest Health initiative, which is aimed at transforming how leaders from mid-size American cities work together to help low-income communities thrive, with specific attention to community features that drive health such as access to safe and affordable housing, places to play and exercise, and quality jobs. Mercy Medical Center is serving as the anchor agency for Canton. [More]
May 3, 2016

Mercy Medical Center first in Stark County to use new stent to treat heart disease

Mercy Medical Center recently became the first hospital in Stark County to treat a patient with the newly approved SYNERGY™ Everolimus-Eluting Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent from Boston Scientific. Dilip Patel, M.D., an interventional cardiologist with Mercy Cardiovascular Institute (MCI), performed the procedure. [More]
April 4, 2016

Mercy Medical Center receives grant to assist victims of sexual assault and domestic violence

Mercy Medical Center received a grant for $413,392 from the Crime Victims Section of the Ohio Attorney General, which allowed for the training of additional physicians, nurses and social workers, as well as the purchase of two forensic cameras for Mercy Medical Center’s HAVEN (Healing After Violent Encounters Network) Program. [More]
March 25, 2016

Mercy Medical Center Maternity Services recognized for breastfeeding initiatives

Mercy Medical Center Maternity Services recently received the Ohio First Steps for Healthy Babies voluntary breastfeeding designation from the Ohio Hospital Association and the Ohio Department of Health. The breastfeeding award recognizes maternity centers in Ohio that have taken steps to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in their organization. [More]
March 21, 2016

Mercy Medical Center presents local EMS with STEMI Cup award

The Mercy Emergency Chest Pain Center (ECPC) at Mercy Medical Center recently presented its STEMI (St Elevation Myocardial Infarction) Cup award to the North Canton Fire Department for achieving the best door to balloon (D2B) angioplasty time of seven minutes for the second half of 2015. [More]
March 16, 2016

Mercy Medical Center transforming former lodge into medical facility

Mercy Medical Center is transforming the former Massillon Moose Lodge into an outpatient health care facility that will include an urgent-care center, lab facilities, physical therapy and more. [More]
February 24, 2016

Mercy Medical Center teams up with Walsh University to provide free health screenings

Mercy Medical Center recently partnered with Walsh University to provide free health screenings and wellness information during the college's annual health fair for students, staff and faculty. The health fair attracted nearly 400 attendees. [More]

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