December 2 Baby Fair at West Hospital

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that the Family Birthing Center at West Hospital is hosting a baby fair on Saturday, December 2.

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Mercy Health Renews Agreement with Fairfield City School District

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which has a rich history of partnering with the communities it serves to help residents be well, announces that it renewed its agreement with Fairfield City School District to promote the health and wellness of the school’s student athletes.

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Anderson Hospital Presents Hernia Treatment Seminar November 29

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Anderson Hospital is hosting “Innovations in Hernia Treatment,” a free seminar from 5:30-8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 29.

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December Mobile Mammography Schedule

Any time is a good time to schedule your annual screening mammogram. Getting your annual screening is easy with Mercy Health – Cincinnati’s Mobile Mammography program, which has two mobile units offering you screening mammograms in 15 minutes at locations convenient to your home or workplace.

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The Jewish Hospital Joins Anthem’s Medicare Advantage Network

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Ohio (Anthem) and Mercy Health announced today that The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health in Kenwood will join Anthem’s Medicare Advantage provider network, effective January 1, 2018. Ohioans who are members of Anthem’s Medicare Advantage plans will be able to utilize The Jewish Hospital’s healthcare services on an in-network basis, leading to benefits such as lower out-of-pocket costs compared to seeing a clinician outside of a health plan’s list of preferred providers.

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West Hospital VP of Nursing Stephanie Meade Wins Nursing Leadership Award

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that the Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives (OONE) awarded Stephanie Meade with its Nurse Leadership Award. Meade received the award on Thursday, November 9, at the OONE Fall Conference.

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Mercy Health, FC Cincinnati Strike Partnership as MLS Ambitions Grow

Mercy Health, a Catholic health ministry serving Ohio and Kentucky, and FC Cincinnati formally announce that they have formed a partnership in support of FC Cincinnati’s bid to join Major League Soccer. Upon a successful outcome in December, the partnership would represent one of the largest jersey sponsorship commitments in MLS and is on par with Atlanta United’s deal with American Family Insurance. Specific terms of the partnership will not be disclosed due to FCC and Mercy Health policy.

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Mercy Health HealthPlexes Pump It Up for UNICEF on November 18

The Mercy Health HealthPlexes are joining an international effort to raise money for UNICEF to build water pumps in East Africa. Clean water is fundamental to survival but 2.1 billion people around the world don’t have access to it. On November 18, the Mercy Health HealthPlexes invite you to join thousands of people around the world to Pump It Up for UNICEF.

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Anderson Hospital Receives Awards for Excellence in Heart Attack Care

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Anderson Hospital has received two awards from the American Heart Association - the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Plus and Silver Awards for excellence in heart attack care.

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Anderson HealthPlex Offers Expanded Member Benefits

Mercy Health – Anderson HealthPlex is changing the health club game. Membership now includes free group swim lessons and free high intensity training.

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Fairfield Hospital Earns Accreditation for Inpatient Rehabilitation

Mercy Health - Cincinnati which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that CARF International has accredited Fairfield Hospital for a period of three years for its adult inpatient rehabilitation program. The latest accreditation is the third consecutive three-year accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, has given to Fairfield Hospital. CARF also accredited Fairfield Hospital’s stroke specialty adult inpatient rehabilitation program for the second consecutive three-year term.

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All Mercy Health Hospitals in Cincinnati Earn A Grades for Patient Safety from Leapfrog

Mercy Health - Cincinnati which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, today released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. The Safety Grade assigns letter grades of A, B, C, D and F to hospitals nationwide based on their performance in preventing medical errors, infections and other harms.

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West Hospital Earns Award for Excellence in Heart Attack Care

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that West Hospital has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award. West Hospital’s heart care team earned the award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Eligible hospitals must adhere to these measures at a set level for at least one consecutive 90-day interval.

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November Walk with a Doc Schedule

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Jewish Hospital continues its free Walk with a Doc program at Kenwood Towne Center with two sessions in November.

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Free Quit Smoking Classes on the West Side in November

The holidays are fast approaching and maybe you’ve decided to give yourself and everyone who loves you the gift of health by quitting smoking. Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, can help you achieve your goal with a series of free quit smoking classes starting at West Hospital in November. West Hospital is located off North Bend Road just south of I-74 at 3300 Mercy Health Blvd., Cincinnati 45211.

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Stephen Feagins MD Presenting at Caregiver 101

Mercy Health - Cincinnati which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Stephen Feagins, MD, Vice President of Medical Affairs for Mercy Health – Anderson and Clermont Hospitals, will present at a special event hosted by the Clermont Chamber of Commerce and Clermont Hospital.

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Wound Care Centers Observe National Diabetes Month

Mercy Health - Cincinnati which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that its wound care centers are marking November’s National Diabetes Month observance by raising awareness of diabetes care.

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Upgraded Gamma Knife at The Jewish Hospital Expands Treatment to More Brain Tumor Patients

More brain tumor patients than ever before will benefit from life-saving radiosurgery, thanks to upgraded Gamma Knife® technology at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health. Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood, announced the upgrade to the Gamma Knife® Icon™ today. The Icon allows The Jewish Hospital brain tumor team to treat tumors of any shape, size, location and number with ultra-high precision while delivering lower toxicity to normal tissue than any competing technology.

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The Jewish Hospital Speaker Series Continues with Discussion on Sleep Disorders

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Jewish Hospital - Mercy Health’s free speaker series continues at the Mayerson JCC on Thursday, November 2 with “Dreaming of a Good Night’s Sleep: Learn How to Prevent and Treat Common Sleep Disorders.”

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November Mobile Mammography Schedule

While October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month may be behind us, it’s always a good time to schedule your annual screening mammogram. Getting your annual screening is easy with Mercy Health – Cincinnati’s Mobile Mammography program, which has two mobile units offering you screening mammograms in 15 minutes at locations convenient to your home or workplace.

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Clermont Hospital Earns Advanced Certification for Heart Failure Care

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Clermont Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Advanced Certification in Heart Failure. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.

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Drop Your Unwanted Medications at Mercy Health Hospitals

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is hosting national Prescription Drug Take Back Day from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, October 28. Prescription Drug Take Back Day gives the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by making it convenient for people to rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.

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Mercy Health – Cincinnati Names Ken James East Market President and CEO

Mercy Health - Cincinnati which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that it has named Kenneth James East Market President and CEO.

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Mercy Health appoints Father Joseph Cardone as new Chief Mission Officer

Mercy Health, a Catholic health ministry serving Ohio and Kentucky, announces that Father Joseph Cardone has been appointed as the new Chief Mission Officer and Senior Vice President of Mission and Values Integration, effective November 1.

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Fairfield HealthPlex Presents Fast Introduction Tennis

Want to take up tennis but don't know where to start? Mercy Health – Fairfield HealthPlex has you covered with the launch of the FIT (Fast Introduction Tennis) program.

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Anderson HealthPlex Offers Dancing the Nutcracker Class Led by Cincinnati Ballet

Calling all sugarplum fairies! Mercy Health – Anderson HealthPlex announces that enrolment is open for “Dancing the Nutcracker,” a unique dance class presented by Cincinnati Ballet’s Otto M. Budig Academy.

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Mercy Health Hospitals Earn Primary Stroke Center Certification

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health - Anderson, Fairfield and West Hospitals have earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Heart-Check mark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers. They join The Jewish Hospital in earning Primary Stroke Center certification. Additionally, The Joint Commission awarded Mercy Health – Clermont Hospital and Mt. Orab Medical Center Acute Stroke Ready Hospital certifications.

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Man Up Health Expo for Men

Mercy Health - Cincinnati is hosting the second annual Man Up! men’s health expo from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, November 3, at its Bond Hill Home Office, located at 1701 Mercy Health Place (formerly Showcase Cinema Drive), Cincinnati, OH 45237.

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October Lunch and Lecture

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that breast surgeon and surgical oncologist Jacquelyn Palmer, MD will lead a presentation on “Win Your Battle Before It Starts” at the West Chester-Liberty Chamber Alliance’s Women 4 Women Lunch and Lecture.

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Anderson Hospital Guild MercyFest Fundraiser

With the holiday season fast approaching, the Guild of Mercy Health – Anderson Hospital has a fun way to help you get ahead on your holiday shopping - MercyFest, the Guild’s popular annual holiday boutique and luncheon.

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Clermont Hospital Guild October Sales

The Guild of Mercy Health – Clermont Hospital announces that it’s hosting two October sales to help you get a start on your holiday shopping. Clermont Hospital is located at 3000 Hospital Drive in Batavia, Ohio 45103.

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American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Certification

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Anderson and Clermont hospitals have each received certifications from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).

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The Jewish Hospital Receives Award for Excellence in Heart Attack Care

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Jewish Hospital has received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze 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.

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ServeOhio Awards Mercy Health a Grant to Help Address Opiate Epidemic

Mercy Health, a Catholic health ministry serving Ohio and Kentucky, announces that it has received a $138,000 grant from ServeOhio to select for service and train a team of AmeriCorps members in reducing and/or preventing opioid abuse in adult patients at Mercy Health hospitals in Cincinnati, Springfield and Willard, Ohio. Mercy Health secured this funding in coordination with the Mercy Health Foundation, which empowers and equips the Mercy Health network to extend its healing ministry with compassion and innovation, and Mercy Health’s behavioral health services team.

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West Clermont HealthPlex Celebration Weekend in October

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health - West Clermont HealthPlex is celebrating its opening with weekend full of free special events open to the public.

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West Side Hiring Event October 5

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health – West Hospital and Mercy Health – West Park, a senior living facility offering the full spectrum of senior care and rehabilitation, have an immediate need to fill 40 new and open positions.

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Fairfield HealthPlex Offers Class for Breast Cancer Patients

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that the Fairfield HealthPlex has launched a gentle movement class for breast cancer patients.

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Discussion on Managing Medications on October 17

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Jewish Hospital - Mercy Health’s free speaker series continues at the Mayerson JCC on Tuesday, October 17 with “Managing Your Medications: What You Need to Know About Taking Medication.”

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Day of Wellness Health Fair October 14

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Kent Robinson, MD of Mercy Health – Avondale Internal Medicine is once again hosting “A Day of Wellness.” This free community health fair addresses emotional, mental, spiritual and physical health and is open to the public.

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October Mobile Mammography Schedule

October marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Why not give yourself and everyone who loves you the gift of peace of mind and schedule your annual mammogram today? It’s easy with Mercy Health – Cincinnati’s Mobile Mammography program, which has two mobile units offering you screening mammograms in 15 minutes at locations convenient to your home or workplace.

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Mercy Health Names Staci Lucius President of Mercy Health Physicians

Mercy Health, a Catholic health ministry serving Ohio and Kentucky, announces that it has named Staci Lucius as president of Mercy Health Physicians. Lucius is working directly with Mercy Health’s regional CEOs to identify and implement best practice excellence across the system.

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Cancer Survivors Gala November 4

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that it is sponsoring the Ninth Annual Black & White Cancer Survivors’ Gala, a black tie celebration of life in the face of cancer and an event that promotes increased cancer awareness.

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Women's Health Fair in Morrow

Mercy Health – Cincinnati announces that The Jewish Hospital is presenting a women’s health fair from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, October 7 at Little Miami High School, located at 3001 E. US Highway 22 and 3 in Morrow, OH 45152.

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Minimal Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement Available

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health Physician Mohi Mitiek, MD a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon, offers patients minimal mitral valve repair and replacement.

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Get Stroke Smart at West Hospital Event

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health – West Hospital is hosting a free stroke education event on Thursday, September 28.

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Fairfield Hospital Auxiliary Fundraising Sale

The Auxiliary of Mercy Health – Fairfield Hospital announces that it’s hosting a factory direct $6 DNS Jewelry and Accessory sale.

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September Walk with a Doc Schedule

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Jewish Hospital continues its free Walk with a Doc program at Kenwood Towne Center with two sessions in September.

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Clermont Hospital Guild Fundraising Sale

The Guild of Mercy Health – West Hospital announces that it’s hosting a factory direct $6 DNS Jewelry and Accessory sale.

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Natural Birthing Suite at West Hospital

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that West Hospital has a natural birthing suite available in its Family Birthing Center.

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Complex Hernia Repair Available at The Jewish Hospital

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Mercy Health Physicians Yasir Khan, DO, who specializes in bariatric, general and minimally invasive surgery, and Neil Kundu, MD, who specializes in aesthetic, plastic and reconstructive surgery, are working together at The Jewish Hospital to repair the most complex hernias successfully.

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West Hospital Nurse Wins National Scholarship

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Strategic Partners, Inc. and The DAISY Foundation have awarded the Inaugural Cherokee Medical Uniforms Nursing Conference Scholarship to Robin Coyne, an interventional radiology nurse at West Hospital.

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Dr. Jacquelyn Palmer is First Hidden Scar Certified Surgeon in Butler County

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, compassionate, quality care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that Jacquelyn Palmer, MD of Mercy Health – Fairfield Breast Surgery has earned certification as a Hidden Scar™ certified breast surgeon.

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Fairfield Hospital Auxiliary Golf Classic September 18

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality care with compassion in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that the Fairfield Hospital Auxiliary is hosting its 39th Annual Golf Classic on Monday, September 18. The Classic takes place at the Heritage Club, located at 6690 Heritage Club Drive, Mason, OH 45040.

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Internal Medicine Provider Joins Mercy Health

Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that internal medicine specialist Lisa M. Pomerleau (formerly Lisa M. Summe), MD has joined Mercy Health Physicians.

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