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Mercy Health Invites the Community to Attend a Free Seminar on Total Knee Replacement 

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, invites the community to attend a free seminar on total knee replacement. Read More here

 

Mercy Health – Clermont Hospital Announces Opening of Newly Renovated Behavioral Health Facility

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces the completion of the renovation of Mercy Health – Clermont Hospital’s behavioral health facility. Mercy Health renovated the facility to ensure patients receive quality treatment in a contemporary, state-of-the-art environment. The renovated facility includes the latest innovations in safety features and a multi-sensory environment that includes music, color, lighting and exercise equipment to help patients’ reach their behavior management goals.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health Appoints Shane Hardy Vice President of Finance for Mercy Health Physicians 

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that it has appointed Shane Hardy Vice President of Finance for Mercy Health Physicians.   Read More here

 

Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists Join Mercy Health Physicians 

Mercy Health, which provides compassionate quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Ear, Nose and Throat specialists Robert Schrimpf, MD and Thomas Schrimpf, MD have joined Mercy Health Physicians.   Read More here

 

Mercy Health’s Convenient Mobile Heart Screening Van Visits Your Neighborhood in June 

Schedule your heart screening today! It’s easy with Mercy Health’s mobile heart screening program, which visits locations convenient to your home or workplace. The Heart Institute of Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, has teamed with HealthFair, the national leader in mobile screening services, to deliver affordable and convenient mobile heart screenings and extend Mercy Health’s network of care throughout Cincinnati.   Read More here

 

New Mercy Health Research Shows that Even with Anti-Coagulation Treatment, Testosterone Replacement Therapy Can Still Lead to Dangerous Blood Clots 

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that the latest research from Mercy Health Physician Charles J. Glueck, MD has found that even with anti-coagulation treatment, men with clotting disorders who undergo testosterone (T) therapy remain at high risk for developing dangerous and potentially lethal blood clots.   Read More here

 

The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health presents the 18th Barbara Wells Marshall Conference for Area Nurses: “Assessing Head to Toe: How to Interpret What You See”

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, announces the topic for this year’s Barbara Wells Marshall Conference presented by The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health: “Assessing Head to Toe: How to Interpret What You See.”    Read More here

 

Mercy Health’s Orthopaedic Dream Team Offers Tips to Protect Your Joints While Gardening

Mother’s Day marks the traditional start of Cincinnati’s gardening season. Mercy Health’s orthopaedic dream team, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood, offers the following tips to help gardeners protect their joints while beautifying their residences and our neighborhoods.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health Invites Cancer Survivors to Attend a Very Special Party on Wednesday, May 14

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, invites cancer survivors and their families to attend a very special party that Mercy Health and the American Cancer Society are hosting in their honor.  Read More here

 

Physicians Remove Dangerous Blood Clot at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health in Cincinnati’s First AngioVac Procedure

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that vascular surgeon Charles Mesh, MD and cardiac surgeon Russell Vester, MD performed Cincinnati’s first AngioVac procedure at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health. Together, the surgeons treated a patient with a dangerous blood clot successfully. The AngioVac is a new tool that physicians use to remove large, life-threatening blood clots when traditional methods such as drug therapy or open surgery may take too long or are too risky.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health’s Orthopaedic Dream Team Offers Tips to Help Runners Be Well  

With Cincinnati’s Flying Pig marathon fast approaching, many runners are ramping up their running programs to be ready for that race and the other races that take place once the weather turns fine. Mercy Health’s orthopaedic dream team, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood, offers the following tips to help runners be well and keep in good health throughout the running season.  Read More here

 

All Sleep Centers are the Same, Right? Research Findings from Mercy Health Physician Say Otherwise 

Do patients who undergo sleep evaluations in accredited sleep centers and receive care from doctors who are board certified in sleep medicine do better in resolving their sleep issues? That was the question on the mind of Shyamsunder Subramanian, MD, a Mercy Health Physician and Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep Medicine specialist.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health – West Hospital Teams with West Side Students to Solve Parking Challeng

Just a few months after opening, Mercy Health – West Hospital is facing a parking challenge and using a creative way to solve it.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health – Rookwood Medical Center is Home to Medical Practices and 24-Hour Emergency Department

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that in addition to the 24/7 Emergency Department with onsite Lab and Imaging services, including a nuclear medicine department, Mercy Health - Rookwood Medical Center is also home to two medical practices accepting new patients.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health Opens Prenatal Clinic to Help Uninsured and Underinsured Women Receive Vital Prenatal Care

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health – West Hospital has opened a prenatal clinic. Like Mercy Health’s prenatal clinics in Anderson Township and Fairfield, this clinic helps uninsured and underinsured women receive vital prenatal care and is just one more community benefit available from Mercy Health.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health – West Hospital Invites You to Swab Your Cheek and Maybe Save a Life at Marrow Donor Drive on April 11

If something that takes you just seconds to do could help you save another person’s life, would you do it? Mercy Health and Robby Tucker’s family hope that you and countless others will say “Yes!” and attend a bone marrow donor drive happening outside the cafeteria located on the lower level of Mercy Health – West Hospital from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on April 11. West Hospital is located at 3300 Mercy Health Blvd., off North Bend Road just south of I-74. Read More here

 

Breast Care at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health Secures Prestigious Accreditation

Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that the breast center at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health has received a full, three-year accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. Read More here

 

Mercy Health’s Orthopaedic Dream Team Offers the Following Tips to Help You Be Well Throughout Baseball Season

Spring means one thing – baseball season is here! Mercy Health’s orthopaedic dream team, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood, offers the following safety tips to help you be well throughout the baseball season so that you can enjoy America’s game longer and in good health.  Read More here

 

Mercy Health's Orthopedic Dream Team Offers the Following Tips to Help You Be Well Throughout Soccer Season

After a long, hard winter, Spring is here and that means the start of soccer season. Mercy Health’s orthopaedic dream team, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood, offers the following safety tips to help you be well throughout the soccer season. Read More here

 

 

Mercy Health's Convenient Mobile Heart Screening Van Visits Your Neighborhood in April

Schedule your heart screening today! It’s easy with Mercy Health’s mobile heart screening program, which visits locations convenient to your home or workplace. The Heart Institute of Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, has teamed with HealthFair, the national leader in mobile screening services, to deliver affordable and convenient mobile heart screenings and extend Mercy Health’s network of care throughout Cincinnati. Read More here

 

Mercy Health Orthopaedic Specialist Attend NFL Scouting Combine and Bring Back Elite Athlete Best Practices to Benefit You!

Recently, Mercy Health Physicians and Cincinnati SportsMedicine arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine specialists Marc Galloway, MD, Head Team Physician for the Cincinnati Bengals, and Bengals Team Physician Matthew Busam, MD were among the medical staff representing the Bengals at the annual NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Indiana. Read More here

 

Mercy Health Provides Colorectal Cancer Information And Recommendations To Help You Be Well

March Is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month And Mercy Health, Which Provides Advanced, Compassionate, Quality Care In Your Neighborhood Through Its Care Network, Offers The Following Overview Of Colorectal Cancer, Including Warning Signs And Doctor Recommendations, To Help You Be Well. Read More here

 

As You Prepare to Spring Forward, Mercy Health Asks "Are You Getting Enough Sleep?" 

The switch to Daylight Savings time caps the end of this week’s Sleep Awareness Week observance. Mercy Health Physician Shyamsunder Subramanian, MD, a Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine specialist and Medical Director of Mercy Health - West Sleep Center, notes that patients should be prepared to lose an hour of sleep when it comes time spring forward on Sunday, March 9. Read More here

 

Mercy Health Forms Partnership with McAuley High School to Promote Health Wellness of Student Athletes 

Mercy Health has a long history of partnering with communities it serves to help residents be well. In this spirit, Mercy Health has formed a partnership with McAuley High School to promote the health and wellness of the school's student athletes.  Click Here to learn more.

 

Mercy Health's Convenient Mobile Heart Screening Van Visits Your Neighborhood in March

Schedule your heart screening today! It’s easy with Mercy Health’s mobile heart screening program, which visits locations convenient to your home or workplace. The Heart Institute of Mercy Health, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, has teamed with HealthFair, the national leader in mobile screening services, to deliver affordable and convenient mobile heart screenings and extend Mercy Health’s network of care throughout Cincinnati. Click Here for details.

 

Magic Johnson Returns to Cincinnati for Mercy Health's Black History Month Celebration and You're Invited!

Mercy Health, which provides compassionate quality care in your neighborhood, invites you to celebrate Black History with basketball legend Magic Johnson.

Mercy Health, together with parent company Catholic Health Partners, presents its second annual Black History Month celebration and community event featuring NBA legend and top businessman Earvin “Magic” Johnson. This year’s theme is “Celebrating History While Making History.” Click Here for details.

 

Mercy Health's Convenient Mobile Mammography Vans Visit Your Neighborhood in February

Schedule your annual mammogram today! It’s easy with Mercy Health Mobile Mammography, which has three mobile units offering you screening mammograms in 15 minutes at locations convenient to your home or workplace. Click Here for list of dates and details.

 

Mercy Health Announces Mobile Heart Screening Dates in February

The Heart Institute of Mercy Health has teamed with HealthFair, the national leader in mobile screening services, to deliver affordable and convenient mobile heart screenings and extend Mercy Health’s network of care throughout Cincinnati. Click Here for list of dates and details.

 

Mercy Health Pysician and Ophthalmologist Richard Abrahamson, MD Offers Free Glaucoma Screenings in January to Mark National Glaucoma Awareness Month

Mercy Health announces that Mercy Health Physician and Ophthalmologist Richard Abrahamson, MD is offering free glaucoma screenings, including complimentary pressure checks, to mark January’s National Glaucoma Awareness Month observance. Read More.

 

After Less Than One Year in Operation, Mercy Health’s Gamma Knife® Team Treats More Than 125 Patients

Mercy Health announces that the Gamma Knife® team at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health has treated more than 125 patients with a variety of brain tumors and other lesions of the brain after just nine months in operation. Read More.

 

Mercy Health - Fairfiled Hospital Earns Bariatric Center of Excellence Accreditation

Mercy Health, which provides quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its network of care, announces that the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) has renewed Mercy Health – Fairfield Hospital’s accreditation as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence® (BSCOE) for another three years. Read More.

 

Mercy Health HealthPlexes Weight Loss Challenge Program Begins January 20 

Mercy Health, which provides quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its network of care, announces that its HealthPlexes in Anderson Township, Fairfield and Western Hills are hosting the Weight Loss Challenge to help you make good on your resolutions, be well and even win prizes!

Program begins January 20! Click Here for more information.

 

Mercy Health Mobile Heart Screening Dates in January

The Heart Institute of Mercy Health has teamed with HealthFair to deliver affordable and convenient mobile heart screenings and extend Mercy Health's network of care throughout Cincinnati

Screenings are available at convenient locations throughout the area each month. Click here to find a screening near you.

 

 
 

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