Mercy Health - Youngstown Launches New Summer Event

At the core of Mercy Health - Youngstown's Mission is the purpose on which it was founded: to improve the health of our communities by ensuring access to high-quality, affordable, compassionate healthcare for everyone who calls the Mahoning Valley home. That purpose will come to life on Tuesday, June 27, from 4 to 7 p.m. when the healthcare leader introduces a new summer screening event in collaboration with St. Patrick’s Church. The event will bring screenings, health information, a rigatoni dinner and grocery giveaways to underserved members of the community, especially the un- or under-insured who don’t have access to important preventive health services.

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Mercy Health - Youngstown Introduces Medication Disposal Drop Boxes at All Three Hospital Locations

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (May 31, 2017) – Mercy Health - Youngstown is joining the ranks of Mahoning Valley organizations that offer collection sites for the disposal of unwanted medications. The healthcare provider recently introduced Medication Disposal Drop Boxes at its St. Elizabeth Youngstown, St. Elizabeth Boardman and St. Joseph Warren hospitals.

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Mercy Health - Youngstown Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (May 30, 2017) – Mercy Health - Youngstown, the region’s leading healthcare provider, has selected a financial leader with a career-long focus on healthcare as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Anthony Seminaro joined the organization this month. As CFO, he will serve as the key steward of Mercy Health - Youngstown's financial and physical assets. He will also be responsible for construction, real estate and reimbursement in the Mahoning Valley.

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Mercy Health - Youngstown Wound Care Center Earns National Recognition

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (May 23, 2017) – One of the cornerstones of the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Program at Mercy Health’s St. Joseph Warren Hospital is a relentless focus on the importance of wound care to a patient’s overall health. That focus, coupled with a commitment to improving access to wound care and consistently delivering successful outcomes, has earned the program national recognition.

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Women Rate Mercy Health - Youngstown Among Nation’s Best

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (May 18, 2017) – Women continue to have a high level of engagement in healthcare decisions, both for themselves and their loved ones. And they recently rated Mercy Health - Youngstown's three hospitals among the best in the nation.

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Mercy Health - Youngstown Celebrates National Police Week with First K-9 Unit

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (May 16, 2017) – As the Mercy Health - Youngstown Police Department (MHYPD) observes National Police Week, officers are also making their first official rounds with the department’s first police dog.

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Mercy Health – Youngstown Hosts Woman's Heart Day

It began 14 years ago to help increase awareness of the impact of heart disease on women. Today, Mercy Health - Youngstown’s Woman’s Heart Day has grown into something much bigger. The annual event is slated for next Thursday, May 11, from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Youngstown’s Covelli Centre. And while women’s heart health remains a core focus, this year’s event will include a wide variety of health services for both women and men. The goal? To reach underserved people in the Mahoning Valley with potentially life-saving screenings, as well as information they need to improve their health status.

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Mercy Health - Youngstown and Lifebanc to Honor Donors, Unveil Tribute

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO (April 28, 2017) – More than 150 local organ donor family members, organ recipients, healthcare staff and organ recovery professionals are expected to gather at Mercy Health’s St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital today to reflect on the immeasurable impact of organ donation.

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