May 27, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center releases 2015 community benefit report

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center recently released its 2015 community benefit report, Providing Care Beyond Medicine. The report illustrates the $13.6 million in community benefit St. Vincent Charity provided in 2014 and some of the stories behind the work. [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 11, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center and Cleveland State University begin new collaboration sessions

As part of an initiative to bridge the gap between significant biomedical research being conducted at Cleveland State University (CSU) and the clinical expertise at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center, 12 faculty scientists from the College of Engineering and College of Sciences and Healthcare Professions recently presented their research to a large audience of clinicians at the hospital. [More]
May 6, 2016

Light of Hearts Villa celebrates Earth Day 26 years in a row

Light of Hearts Villa has been celebrating Earth Day since it opened in 1990, planting trees and flowers, distributing seeds and being environmentally conscious year round over the past 26 years. Light of Hearts was featured in an Earth Day article that ran in the "National Catholic Reporter."
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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 26, 2016

Holy-In-One to raise funds for Regina Health Center June 13

Regina Health Center hits the tees and greens at Firestone Country Club in Akron Monday, June 13 for the 17th annual Holy-In-One Golf Outing. More than 200 golfers are expected for a day of golf, lunch, evening cocktail reception and dinner, prizes, and a live auction. [More]
April 15, 2016

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center resident returns to India on medical mission

St. Vincent Charity Medical Center internal medicine resident Ramyashree Tummala, M.D., recently went back home to India on a medical mission "to serve the people of my country with the knowledge and skills from the training that I got in the United States.” [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]

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