Dec 5 2018

Mercer Health Medical Group provides primary care physicians and nurse practitioners in six convenient locations throughout the area including locations in Celina, Coldwater, Ft. Recovery, New Bremen and St. Henry.  Recently joining the team of primary care providers is Dr. Megan Core, a board-certified pediatric and internal medicine physician providing care for patients of all ages.  Dr. Core...

Nov 27 2018

Celina Moose Lodge #1473 recently made a $500 donation to the Volunteer Association of Mercer Health to support the relocation of the Hospitality Gift Shop at Mercer County Community Hospital. The relocation of the gift shop is slated for...

Nov 20 2018

Since it was proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1983, the Eye Bank Association of America has used the month of November as an opportunity to educate the public about the importance of registering to be a donor, about cornea donation and transplantation, and to acknowledge the important work of eye banks. Cornea transplantation has a transformative effect on the lives of recipients and...

Nov 15 2018

Mercer Health’s Mercer County Community Hospital was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group's Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes Mercer Health’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the highest safety standards in the United States...

Nov 14 2018

As part of the West Wing Expansion, Mercer Health enhanced the cafeteria and dining spaces at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater.  In addition, the cafeteria and dining spaces have been renamed The Cedar Table.  Mercer Health staff submitted dozens of entries in a naming contest for the space.  The winning entry, The Cedar Table, was submitted by Julie Hemmelgarn, Director of Nutrition...

Nov 13 2018

The Medical, Educational and Development Foundation of Mercer Health recently received a $7,500 grant from the Mercer County Civic Foundation and Mercer Healthcare Fund to purchase an InBody 570 body composition analyzer for Mercer Health’s Weight Management Center. A body composition analyzer is a noninvasive test to measure fat, muscle mass and water levels in the body. Working much like a...

Nov 1 2018

Operation: Street Smart, presented by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and brought to the community by Mercer Health, will be held Wednesday, November 14 from 6-9 p.m. at Coldwater High School. Operation: Street Smart is designed to educate parents, teachers, social workers and community partners about current drug trends, terminology and paraphernalia. The goal of the program is to arm the...

Nov 1 2018

On October 11, Jessica Brown, Manager of Occupational Health, became certified by the National Association of Occupational Health Professionals (NAOHP) in Occupational Health Practice Management. This certification indicates that Brown has a nationally recognized knowledge base in occupational health standards of practice. The program enhances knowledge and understanding of the benefits of...

Nov 1 2018

At Mercer Health, we strive to cover the entire county and surrounding communities with valuable healthcare resources. In addition to our regularly scheduled monthly events, we are hosting Fall Fest, a collaborative community health and wellness event, on November 3 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. at...

Oct 29 2018

Mercer Health’s Fall Fest is planned for Saturday, November 3rd.  Fall Fest combines several annual fall events previously offered including Mercer Health’s Fall Lab Fest, Healthy Kids Day and Free Clinical Breast Screenings.  Mercer Health’s Fall Fest will provide a collaborative community health and wellness event for the entire family including: Discounted lab tests Free walk-in clinical...

Oct 29 2018

Mercer Health will once again offer free clinical breast screenings in conjunction with Breast Cancer Awareness. The walk-in clinic, provided by local OB/GYN Dr. Alissa Perry, is scheduled for Saturday, November 3, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Mercer County Community Hospital West Wing. Information on the new 3D Mammography™ exams now offered at Mercer Health will also be available. ...

Oct 22 2018

Mercer Health is pleased to announce the opening of the Sanderell Family West Wing at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater.  The Sanderell Family West Wing, officially opened its doors for patient care today, after breaking ground on September 25, 2016 and officially  beginning construction on April 10, 2017.  The three-story West Wing includes: The Outpatient Center, located on the...

Oct 3 2018

Mercer Health is proud to now offer 3D Mammography™ exams as part of its dedication to providing advanced healthcare technology and to diagnosing and caring for the special needs of women.  3D Mammography provides greater accuracy, more precise technology, better detection, and a reduced chance of being called back for additional screenings.  A physician referral is required.  To learn more about...

Sep 19 2018

Mercer Health invites the community to join in celebrating the Grand Opening of the Sanderell Family West Wing on Sunday, October 14th, from 2 to 6 p.m.   Guided tours will be available.  Please park in the West Parking Lot and enter the West Entrance.  For more information about the 60,000 square foot, three story expansion at Mercer Health’s Mercer County Community Hospital and its Grand...

Sep 11 2018

Mercer Health now offers pediatric services in Auglaize County with the addition of Kristen Sherman, D.O. Dr. Sherman joins Dr. Terry Roode, Amanda Hurley, CNP, and Kate McCollum, CNP, at Mercer Health Medical Group at Southland (3920 Southland Road, New Bremen) and is now accepting new patients. Other Mercer Health pediatric care providers include Dr. Julia Eckert, Dr. Melanie Jungblut, Dr.  R....

Aug 30 2018

Mercer Health’s Childbirth Center, along with other maternity centers in Ohio, is taking steps to promote its support of successful breastfeeding. The Ohio First Steps for Healthy Babies is a voluntary breastfeeding designation program through the Ohio Hospital Association and Ohio Department of Health that recognizes maternity centers in Ohio for taking steps to promote, protect, and support...

Aug 23 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 September 2018, please refer to the community calendar of events. If you have...

Aug 23 2018

Ben Werling, CNP, joins the primary care team at Mercer Health Medical Group at Celina Pro and is currently accepting new patients. Other providers at the Celina Pro office, located at 801 Pro Drive, include Dr. Philip Masser and nurse practitioners Nancy Wolters and Sarah McDowell. Mercer Health Medical Group offers primary care physicians and nurse practitioners in six convenient locations...

Aug 16 2018

Mercer Health will once again offer free prostate screenings during the month of September. The screening clinic, provided by local urologist Dr. Scott Cohen and Bill Mulholland, CNP, is scheduled for Tuesday, September 18, 8:00 – 11:00 a.m. and Thursday, September 20, 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at the Community Medical Center in Celina.  The screening clinic is open to men age 55 to 75 who do not have an...

Aug 8 2018

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 and non-surgical weight loss programs, and is proud to introduce its new meal replacement program: New Direction Weight Management System.  New Direction Weight Management System is a medically supervised weight loss program that...

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