September 22, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold-Plus Award

Mercy Medical Center recently received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. The award recognizes Mercy for implementing specific quality improvement measures for stroke patient treatment. [More]
September 3, 2014

Mercy Medical Center honors Local EMS

Mercy Medical Center recently hosted its annual appreciation dinner for local emergency medical squads. As part of the evening's activities, Mercy Emergency Chest Pain Center presented its STEMI (St Elevation Myocardial Infarction) Cup award to the Sebring Fire Department in Sebring, Ohio. [More]
August 18, 2014

Mercy Medical Center employee to bike 1,851 kilometers to fight cancer

Mercy Medical Center employee Chris Christian will ride his road bike for 15 consecutive days, traveling 1,851 kilometers through central and southern France and northern Italy to raise awareness about cancer while raising funds for Mercy Cancer Center. [More]
August 6, 2014

Mercy Service League’s 2014 Harvest Ball to benefit Mercy General Practice Dental Residency Endowment Fund

Mercy Service League, which supports Mercy Medical Center, through friendship, fellowship and fundraising, will hold its 2014 Harvest Ball Saturday, October 11, at the Canton Memorial Civic Center Auditorium. [More]
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 17, 2014

Mercy Medical Center provides $23.9 million in total community benefit in 2013

Mercy Medical Center provided nearly $23.9 million in total community benefit in 2013, according to its recently released 2013/2014 report to the community. [More]
June 15, 2014

Mercy Medical Center program provides moms with gifts, childcare education

Since 2001, Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Mission Outreach have been hosting the Mercy Baby Showers program to teach pregnant women in Canton, Ohio, about good baby care. [More]
June 14, 2014

Mercy Medical Center releases 2013/2014 report to the community

Mercy Medical Center recently released its 2013/2014 report to the community, highlighting the hospital’s accomplishments over the past year and its commitment to improving health care and introducing medical advances to Stark County and surrounding counties. [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]