Jan 5 2017

Mercer Health’s New Year’s Baby 2017, Jaycee Ahlers, daughter of Jenna and Jason Ahlers of Coldwater, was born at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 3. Jaycee was the recipient of a Sherpa blanket, a $100 gift certificate to the Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce and numerous other gifts.

Jan 3 2017

Eighteen students recently successfully completed Mercer Health’s babysitter training program on December 27 and 28.  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, bottlefeeding, and...

Dec 27 2016

As a health care leader, Mercer Health is pleased to offer the only Weight Management Center in the area.  Mercer Health’s Weight Management Center offers both surgical weight loss and medically managed weight loss programs, and is proud to announce that patients of these programs have lost over 6,000 pounds! The Mercer Health Weight Management Center will be offering several programs in January...

Dec 22 2016

The Medical, Educational and Development Foundation recently received a $9000 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 four new automated external defibrillators (AEDs), portable electronic medical devices used during sudden cardiac arrest to diagnose life-...

Dec 22 2016

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 2017, please refer to the January Community Calendar of Events. If...

Nov 28 2016

Mercer Health’s Charity Ball returned for the second time since its reintroduction in 2015 on November 5, 2016. More than 300 guests enjoyed an elegant evening at the Galleria in Celina, complete with a social hour, a three-course meal and live entertainment. “We really challenged ourselves to come up with new ideas this year. Thanks to the dedication of our creative committee members and to the...

Dec 5 2016

With the expansion of the parking lot at Mercer County Community Hospital, the flag pole located in front of Mercer Health West Campus, formerly Briarwood Manor, was moved. The flag pole was originally donated in August 1970, to the then Briarwood Manor, by the V.F.W. and Auxillary Post 5135.  The community is invited to a Rededication Ceremony for the flagpole on Tuesday, December 13th at 11 a.m...

Dec 5 2016

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-...

Nov 30 2016

Effective January 1st, 2017, Mercer Health will begin accepting Premier Health Advantage (HMO) Medicare Advantage Plan as well as the Premier Health Commercial Plan Network and a related insurance exchange network program.  Patients with any of these insurance plan options will have insurance coverage when utilizing Mercer Health services and employed provider offices.  George Boyles, Senior Vice...

Nov 29 2016

At Mercer Health, we strive to provie 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 2016, please refer to the December Community Calendar of Events....

Nov 3 2016

The West Parking Lot Expansion Project is starting today, Thursday, November 3rd, with the relocation of several trees.  Beginning on Monday, November 7th, several deteriorating trees will be removed allowing the parking lot project to begin.  At that time, the parking lot in front of Mercer Health West Campus (the former Briarwood Manor) will be fenced off and unavailable for approximately three...

Nov 1 2016

On November 1st, Mercer Health made the transition to a new electronic medical record (EMR) system and patient portal.  “Our goal with the implementation of a new EMR and affiliated patient portal is to offer an overall improved care process,” states Lisa Klenke, CEO at Mercer Health. Integrated Healthcare Information Systems (IHIS) makes it possible for healthcare providers to better manage...

Oct 31 2016

At Mercer Health, we strive to cover the entire county and surrounding communities with valuable healthcare resources.  For a full listing of community events and education during November 2016, please visit http://mercer-health.com/calendar/2016-11.  

Oct 25 2016

The Weight Management Center at Mercer Health will be holding a special, FREE event titled “Healthy choices this Holiday Season, on Monday, November 14, at 6:00pm at Mercer Health’s West Campus location.  This month’s program, presented by the Mercer Health Weight Management Center staff, will discuss tips on how to make healthier choices this holiday season, healthy food options and recipes,...

Oct 6 2016

Mercer Health welcomes Dr. Jennifer Glance, OB/GYN.  Dr. Glance is passionate about women’s health care and joins the Mercer Health OB/GYN team after practicing in Ohio for the past eight years.  Mercer Health now offers four OB/GYNs; Dr. Richard Kesselring, Dr. David Rosado, Dr. A. Jean Thresher and Dr. Jennifer Glance with office locations in Celina, Fort Recovery and St. Henry.  Dr. Glance’s...

Oct 3 2016

The Weight Management Center at Mercer Health will be holding a FREE educational program and support group on Monday, October 10, at 6:00pm at Mercer County Community Hospital Sanderell Meeting Room.  This month’s program will feature Jen Thompson, M.S. Exercise Physiologist, who will explain the different types of exercise (from cardio, strength training, aerobic, resistance, and more) as well...

Oct 3 2016

Mercer Health, in cooperation with the Coldwater and Celina Kiwanis, will be conducting their 12th annual Healthy Kids Day on Saturday, October 22nd, at the Coldwater High School Auditeria, from 10:00 A.M. until 12:30 P.M. A wide variety of screenings and activities have been planned. Everything offered is free and open to the public. There will be a large number of screenings offered including...

Oct 3 2016

Mercer Health welcomes Jill Gross, CNP.  Gross, a native of Coldwater, has joined Dr. Philip Masser and Nancy Wolters, CNP at Mercer Health Medical Group at Celina Pro.  To make an appointment, please call 419-586-3113.  

Sep 29 2016

Thanks to the Mercer County Aktion Club who continues to generously donate bottled water for people waiting in the surgical waiting room at Mercer County Community Hospital! An insulated water bowl is used to keep the water cold.

Sep 28 2016

Effective October 1st, 2016 Southland Family Medicine Associates, located at 3920 Southland Rd., New Bremen, the practice of Dr. Terry Roode and the late Dr. Victor J. Stegall, will become a part of Mercer Health Physician and Provider Offices.  Lisa Klenke, CEO of Mercer Health states, “I am pleased to announce and welcome Dr. Roode and his staff at Southland Family Medicine Associates to the...

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