A variety of community outreach activities, wellness programs, educational services and other community healthcare services are provided by Mercer Health.  Some are listed below.  Visit our Community Calendar for more information or call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220 or Marketing and Communications at 419-678-5613.

• American Cancer Society "Reach for Recovery" • Babysitter Training Classes
• Blood Pressure Screenings • Blood Sugar Screenings
• Bloodborne Pathogen Training • Breast Screenings
• Child Passenger Seat Inspection • Childbirth Center Classes
• CPR Classes and First Aid – Occupational Health • CPR Classes – Public
• Dermascan Screenings • Diabetes Center Support Groups and Education
• Education Services Programs • Fall Lab Fest
• Flu Immunization Clinics • Foot and Toenail Clinics
• Healthy Kids Day • Hearing Testing
• Home Infant Hearing Test • Infant Massage
• Job Shadowing Program • Joint Clinic
• Mercer County Fair • Mercer Health 5K Running Series
• Mercer Healthy Living Expo • Mercer Healthy Living Series
• Neighborhood Nurse • Nutrition Education
• Occupational Health Programs • Osteoporosis Screenings
• Other Health Fairs • Patient Authorized, Direct Access Testing
• Play Hospital Program • Prostate Screenings
• Speaker’s Bureau • Volunteen Program
• Weight Management Center Programs • Wellness Programs

 


American Cancer Society "Reach for Recovery"
American Cancer Society “Reach for Recovery” is a Cancer support program for cancer patients, survivors and their families. For more information, call 419-678-2341.


Babysitter Training Classes
Babysitter Training Classes are offered four times a year for children 11 – 15 years old. The class teaches safety, CPR, First Aid and caring for children and infants. For more information, call 419-678-5216.


Blood Pressure Screenings
Blood Pressure Screenings are offered in conjunction with our Neighborhood Nurse program and at other health fair events. For the current schedule visit our Community Calendar or call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Blood Sugar Screenings
Blood Sugar Screenings are offered in conjunction with our Neighborhood Nurse program and at other health fair events. For the current schedule visit our Community Calendar or call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Bloodborne Pathogen Training
Bloodborne Pathogen Training is offered as a one hour training program in accordance with OSHA Regulations. For more information call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Breast Screenings
Breast Screenings are offered annually during October which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For the current schedule visit our Community Calendar or call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Child Passenger Seat Inspection
Child Passenger Seat Inspection is offered on an individual basis by request through our Childbirth Center. Call 419-678-5363 for more information.


Childbirth Center Education Classes
Childbirth Center Education Classes are offered to prepare expectant parents for the labor, birth and postpartum. Our birthing classes offer a tour of our Birthing Center. For more information on Childbirth Center classes, call 419-678-5363 or visit our Community Calendar.


CPR Classes and First Aid – Occupational Health
CPR Classes and First Aid programs can be customized to meet the health and wellness goals of individual organizations and their employees. We offer ongoing education and prevention programs provided by a team of expert health professionals. For more information, call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


CPR Classes – Public
CPR Classes are offered on an as needed basis by request from Education Services. Call 419-678-5119.


Dermascan Screenings
Dermascan Screenings are offered in conjunction with our Neighborhood Nurse program and at other health fair events. For the current schedule visit our Community Calendar or call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Diabetes Center Support Groups and Education
Diabetes Center Support Groups and Education programs are offered on an ongoing basis. For more information contact the Diabetes Center at 419-586-9657 or visit our Community Calendar.


Education Programs
Mercer Health’s Education Services department offers a variety of educational opportunities for the community. For more information please call 419-678-5119.


Fall Lab Fest
Mercer Health’s Fall Lab Fest is offered each October providing laboratory screenings at a discounted rate. For more information, call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220 or visit our Community Calendar.


Flu Immunization Clinics
Flu Immunization Clinics are offered each year at a variety of locations throughout the local community. For more information, call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220 or visit our Community Calendar.


Foot and Toenail Clinics
Foot and Toenail Clinics are offered every Wednesday from 1-4 p.m. at the Disease Management Clinic at the Community Medical Center in Celina. For more information, call the Disease Management Clinic at 419-586-9657 or visit our Community Calendar.


Healthy Kids Day
Healthy Kids Day is offered each Fall in conjunction with the Celina and Coldwater Kiwanis Clubs. For more information call Marketing and Communications at 419-678-5613 or visit our Community Calendar.


Hearing Testing
Hearing Testing is available for organizations and the general community. For information, call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Home Infant Hearing Test
Home Infant Hearing Testing is available through Mercer Health Home Care. For more information, call Home Care at 419-584-0143.


Infant Massage
Infant Massage is proven to aid in the development of newborns. Our Childbirth Center has certified infant massage instructors to teach techniques that help soothe infants and assist in early development. For more information contact the Childbirth Center at 419-678-5363.


Joint Clinic
Joint Clinic is held at Mercer County Community Hospital on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of every month for patients preparing to undergo joint replacement. For more information contact Surgical Services at 419-678-5248.


Mercer County Fair
Mercer County Fair is held in August every year at the Fairgrounds in Celina. Mercer Health offers a variety of free health screenings and health information. For more information, contact Marketing and Communications at 419-678-5613.


Mercer Health 5K Running Series
Mercer Health 5K Running Series challenges participants to compete in at least six local 5K races in local communities. For more information, visit www.mercerhealth5kchallenge.com or contact Marketing and Communications at 419-678-5613.


Mercer Healthy Living Expo
Mercer Healthy Living Expo, offered every Spring, provides the most comprehensive health fair in the area with nearly 50 local healthcare organizations participating and providing demonstrations, information and more. For more information, call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220 or visit our Community Calendar.


Mercer Healthy Living Series
Mercer Healthy Living Series offers educational seminars on varied health topics, six times a year at Mercer County Community Hospital. For more information, call 419-678-5615.


Neighborhood Nurse
Neighborhood Nurse is a program providing health screenings such as blood pressure screenings, blood sugar screenings, osteoporosis screenings and more to the local community in individual neighborhood settings such as banks, grocery stores and libraries.  Screenings are held every month except December and are mostly free. For an up-to-date schedule, visit our Community Calendar or contact Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Nutrition Education
Nutrition Education is provided to inpatients, outpatients and also to the community by Registered Dietitians and Registered Dietetic Technicians. A wide variety of topics related to healthy food choices, nutrition, weight management and healthy lifestyles are available for group presentations. Some examples include: Healthy Dining Out, Reading Food Labels, Heart Healthy Eating, Food Safety, Increasing your Fiber Intake, and Benefits of Calcium in Your Diet. Programs need to be scheduled at least one month in advance of presentation date. For more information contact Nutrition Services at 419-678-5177.


Occupational Health Programs
Occupational Health programs offered by Mercer Health in affiliations with the West Central Ohio Regional Healthcare Alliance (WCORHA) are designed to meet the specific needs of each individual organization. Visit Occupational Health on our website or contact Wellness and Occupational Health Services at 419-586-1220.


Osteoporosis Screenings
Osteoporosis Screenings are offered in conjunction with our Neighborhood Nurse program and at other health fair events. For the current schedule visit our Community Calendar or call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Other Health Fairs
Other Health Fairs are offered throughout the year at a variety of locations within the community. Health fairs provide health screenings, often free or discounted, health displays and information and more. For more information, call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220 or visit our Community Calendar.


Patient Authorized, Direct Access Testing
Mercer Health offers both Laboratory Tests and Vascular Screenings as part of the Patient Authorized, Direct Access Testing program. The program provides convenient and often less expensive wellness and personal health management opportunities to the community. More information is available by visiting Patient Authorized, Direct Access Testing on our website or calling Laboratory Services at 419-678-5122.


Play Hospital Program
Play Hospital Program welcomes and introduces Kindergarten students, from all Mercer County schools, to the hospital setting. Play Hospital utilizes interactive learning activities from every hospital department. For more information, call Marketing and Communications at 419-678-5613.


Prostate Screenings
Prostate Screenings are offered annually during September which is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. For the current schedule visit our Community Calendar or call Wellness Services at 419-586-1220.


Speaker’s Bureau
Speaker’s Bureau for Mercer Health provides a wide range of educational presentations for meetings and other groups. For more information about potential topics and speakers contact Marketing and Communications at 419-678-5613.


Weight Management Center Programs
Mercer Health’s Weight Management Center offers a variety of programs, support groups and seminars including an online seminar introducing patients to bariatric surgery. For more information about the Weight Management Center, call 419-678-THIN (8446).


Wellness Programs
Mercer Health offers individually designed Wellness Programs, including health risk screenings, assessments and interventions, to organizations of all sizes. For more information about our Wellness Programs, call 419-586-1220.