December 11, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives Get with the Guidelines Heart Failure Bronze Award

Mercy Heart Center at Mercy Medical Center recently received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Bronze Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation for implementing specific quality improvement measures for the treatment of heart failure patients. [More]
November 26, 2014

Mercy Medical Center provides Australian woman with rare heart tumor life-saving, bloodless surgery

At Mercy Medical Center, Australian Madalyn Copcutt recently underwent life-saving, bloodless open-heart surgery, a ground-breaking, minimally invasive approach that minimizes patient blood loss before, during and after treatment. [More]
November 24, 2014

Mercy Medical Center nurse recognized for forensic nursing excellence

The International Association of Forensic Nurses recently recognized Mercy Medical Center nurse Shawanna Musick-Eckert for forensic nursing excellence for the second year in a row. Musick-Eckert serves as the hospital’s SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) coordinator and a community educator. Musick-Eckert was nominated by her peers for the honor. [More]
November 14, 2014

Mercy Medical Center one of four U.S. hospitals to earn sixth consecutive ENERGY STAR® certification

Mercy Medical Center has earned its sixth consecutive U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR certification, which signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA. [More]
November 11, 2014

Mercy Medical Center offers professional shadowing to high school students

Students from four stark county high schools are observing Mercy Medical Center health professionals in a variety of areas this fall as part of Mercy’s SOAR (Shadowing Opportunities Are Rewarding) Shadowing Program. [More]
November 4, 2014

Mercy Medical Center helps Canton City Schools’ students receive free eye care

Mercy Medical Center, the Ohio Optometric Foundation and Canton City Schools recently partnered to offer free eye exams and eyeglasses to 75 pre-screened students in grades Pre-K to 11. [More]
October 14, 2014

Mercy Medical Center physician receives St. Augustine Award for distinguished service

Mercy Medical Center’s Mercy Development Foundation presented James F. King, M.D., the 2014 St. Augustine Award for Distinguished Service at its Founders Day Donor Recognition events held in late September at Mercy Medical Center. [More]
October 13, 2014

2014 Harvest Ball raises funds for Mercy Dental Residency Endowment

Mercy Medical Center’s Mercy Service League held its 2014 Harvest Ball October 11 at the Canton Memorial Civic Center’s Auditorium. The event raised more than $291,000 to benefit the Mercy General Practice Dental Residency Endowment Fund. [More]
October 9, 2014

Mercy Medical Center employee ends Tour de Mercy bike ride on top of Italian mountain

Mercy Medical Center employee Chris Christian rode his bicycle for 15 consecutive days through central and southern France, and northern Italy, traveling 2,014 kilometers to raise awareness about cancer while raising funds for Mercy Cancer Center. [More]
September 29, 2014

Mercy Medical Center opens newly renovated, expanded emergency department

To meet growing demand and to remain accessible to patients and their families during times of serious and sometimes life-threatening situations, Mercy Medical Center opened a newly renovated and expanded emergency department (ED). [More]