Feb 8 2018

The Medical, Educational and Development (MED) Foundation of Mercer Health awarded Maurice and Mary Ann Harting the 2018 Outstanding Friend of the Year award at the annual Friends of the MED Foundation dinner on January 28, 2018. “Maurice and Mary Ann Harting truly exemplify the characteristics of what is considered an outstanding friend,” Deb Hemmelgarn, MED Foundation Coordinator, said. “Not...

Feb 6 2018

Mercer Health will once again host the Mercer Healthy Living Expo on Saturday, March 3 from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the Galleria in Celina. Admission is free and more than 30 local organizations will offer free and discounted health screenings, health information and much more. The event will also include a blood drive, a prescription drug take back event and a speaker series. More information can...

Jan 23 2018

Mercer Health would like to invite patients and family members to attend upcoming Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) meetings. PFAC allows patients and families to come together to share their thoughts, perspective and ideas and recommendations for our practices. PFAC will meet during the following times in February: Mercer Health Medical Group at Coldwater PFAC Meeting(Patients of Dr....

Jan 19 2018

The state of Ohio is experiencing widespread influenza. At Mercer Health, we are seeing influenza patients in our outpatient areas, as well as patients that have been admitted for care and treatment related to influenza. As a precaution, we are now limiting all visitors under the age of 14 at Mercer County Community Hospital in all departments. This now includes siblings visiting the Childbirth...

Jan 25 2018

At Mercer Health, we strive to provide the entire county and surrounding communities with valuable healthcare resources. Many opportunities for free health information and support are offered each month. For a full listing of community events and education during February 2018, please refer to the ...

Jan 12 2018

Nine students successfully completed Mercer Health’s babysitter training program during two sessions of classes held in December. According to Betsy Schoenleben, R.N., Education Coordinator at Mercer Health, the students were trained in proper supervision, basic caregiving skills, and how to respond to an ill or injured child. The students participated in check-offs such as diapering, bottle...

Jan 4 2018

The first baby of 2018 was born at Mercer County Community Hospital on Wednesday, January 3. Lynnlee Gower, daughter of Jessica and Kirk Gower, was born at 7:48 a.m., weighing 6 pounds 5.8 ounces and measuring 19 inches. Lynnlee was welcomed by her parents and four older brothers. The Gower family received a sherpa blanket, a $100 gift certificate to the Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce...

Jan 4 2018

The state of Ohio is experiencing widespread influenza. At Mercer Health, we are seeing influenza patients in our outpatient areas, as well as patients that have been admitted for care and treatment related to influenza. As a precaution, we are limiting visitors at Mercer County Community Hospital.  In addition, we request patients in our outpatient clinics and physician offices limit the...

Dec 28 2017

According to a recent community health assessment, Mercer County currently has a 38.4% obesity rate, meaning more than 1 in 3 adults within Mercer County is classified as obese.  As a health care leader, Mercer Health is dedicated to helping improve the health of our community and is pleased to offer the only Weight Management Center in the area.  Mercer Health’s Weight Management Center offers...

Dec 27 2017

On December 7, Julie Stahl, RN, Care Coordinator at Mercer Health, was recognized as a top leader in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) population health with a 2017 Population Health Pioneer Award for Most Valuable Care Coordinator. Stahl was one of twelve individuals to receive an award, which spanned Accountable Care Organizations (ACO), Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPI),...

Dec 27 2017

At Mercer Health, we strive to provide the entire county and surrounding communities with valuable healthcare resources. Many opportunities for free health information and support are offered each month. For a full listing of community events and education during January 2018, please refer to the ...

Dec 14 2017

Mercer Health’s Charity Ball returned for the third time since its reintroduction in 2015 on November 18. More than 350 guests enjoyed an elegant evening at the Galleria in Celina, complete with a social hour, a three-course meal and live entertainment. The Charity Ball, reintroduced in 2015 to commemorate Mercer Health’s 65th anniversary, dates back to 1950. The original Charity Ball,...

Dec 13 2017

Pregnancy and infant loss is a passion of two local community members, Joan Alexander of Maria Stein and Kerri Schlater of St. Henry.  Motivated by their own personal stories with pregnancy and infant loss, the two have joined together to form Angel Baby Creations with a mission to support those dealing with and grieving from pregnancy and infant loss.  Recently, Schlater and Alexander shared...

Dec 4 2017

At Mercer Health, we strive to provide the entire county and surrounding communities with valuable healthcare resources. Many opportunities for free health information and support are offered each month. For a full listing of community events and education during December 2017, please refer to the ...

Dec 4 2017

The Medical, Educational and Development Foundation recently received a $9500 grant from the Mercer County Civic Foundation that will be used to purchase new emergency response and educational equipment for Mercer Health. The grant will fund the purchase of three new automated external defibrillators (AEDs), portable electronic medical devices used during sudden cardiac arrest to diagnose life-...

Nov 6 2017

At this time, Mercer Health Medical Group at Celina Pro, the office of Dr. Masser, Dr. Moeller and Nancy Wolters, CNP, does not have power.  Patients are being notified of appointment changes with many appointments being moved to other Mercer Health Medical Group office locations. All other services provided at all other Mercer Health locations are operating normally at this time. We ask that the...

Nov 5 2017

Mercer Health's Doctors' Urgent Care, located south of Celina on 127, is operating normally at this time and will remain open, as regularly scheduled, until 9:30 p.m.  After 9:30 p.m. patients can be seen at Mercer Health's Emergency Room at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. In addition, all other services provided at all of Mercer Health's locations, including all physician offices...

Nov 1 2017

The 2017 Mercer Health Charity Ball, to be held on Saturday, November 18th, has sold out!  The event, revived in 2015 after decades lapsed, is a formal, black tie affair, featuring cocktails, dinner, dancing, exquisite décor and unrivaled entertainment.  A 2017 Torch Red Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe will be given away during a reverse raffle at the Charity Ball.  Tickets for the Corvette...

Oct 31 2017

Mercer Health’s Mercer County Joint Township Community Hospital recently received the Auditor of State Award from Dave Yost, Auditor of State of Ohio, based upon its recent completed financial audit.  A letter from Yost reads, “It gives me great pleasure to inform you that the Mercer County Joint Township Community Hospital has received the Auditor of State Award.  Clean and accurate record-...

Oct 26 2017

At Mercer Health, we strive to provide the entire county and surrounding communities with valuable healthcare resources. Many opportunities for free health information and support are offered each month. For a full listing of community events and education during November 2017, please refer to the ...

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