Jul 9 2020

Bridget Geier, Certified Nurse Practitioner, has joined Mercer Health Medical Group, providing primary and pediatric care to the community. Geier, a Coldwater native, will primarily serve patients at the Mercer Health Medical Group at Coldwater location; to schedule an appointment with Geier, call 419-678-2381. Mercer Health Medical Group provides primary and pediatric care at offices located in...

Jul 6 2020

Mercer Health was recently recognized by several agencies including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), a part of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), The Chartis Center of Rural Health, the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) and the Women’s Choice Awards.  The recognition includes awards of excellence for top hospitals in the...

Jul 2 2020

The Medical Staff of Mercer Health has initiated a scholarship program to support medical students from Mercer County and surrounding counties, as well as medical students who have participated in rotations at Mercer Health, by offering scholarships to those individuals.  The Mercer Health Medical Student Scholarship will award $2,000 to a medical school student who has shown a strong connection...

Jul 1 2020

The 2020 Mercer Health Charity Ball has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Charity Ball, the annual fundraiser hosted by the Medical, Educational, and Development (MED) Foundation in support of the local healthcare system, was scheduled for November 21. “The Charity Ball Committee and I are devastated to share this news with you. Our hearts are saddened to not have the event this...

Jun 26 2020

Mercer Health Medical Group offices and Doctors’ Urgent Care are scheduling sports physicals now.  See below for more information. Mercer Health Medical Group Offices – Pediatrics, Celina, Celina Pro, Coldwater, Ft. Recovery, St. Henry and Southland All Mercer Health Medical Group offices are currently scheduling well child exams, school physicals and sports physicals. Beat the rush and get on...

Jun 19 2020

Beginning next week, Mercer Health will begin taking down the medical surge tents located at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater.  In March, Mercer Health erected the tents in preparation for an influx of COVID-19 patients.  Jenny Conn, Director of Emergency and Outpatient Services and Disaster Coordinator at Mercer Health, states, “Fortunately, our hospital has not been overwhelmed and...

Jun 10 2020

Jamie Nutt, CNP, joins Dr. Keith Snow at Mercer Health Pain Management, located at Mercer County Community Hospital. Both Nutt and Dr. Keith Snow are accepting new patients; physician referral is required. Mercer Health Pain Management offers interventional services to those who suffer from chronic pain, including sciatica, back pain, hip pain, knee pain and more. For more information on Pain...

Jun 5 2020

  Beginning Monday, June 8, 2020, the following guidelines will be initiated for visitors at Mercer Health’s Mercer County Community Hospital. Visitor Guidelines No visitors under age 18. Visitors must stay in the room with the patient. Waiting rooms will be unavailable for use. Limit one (1) visitor for the duration of stay. Visitors will be required to wear a mask at all times. No visitors are...

Jun 4 2020

Beginning Monday, June 8th, walk-in antibody testing for COVID-19 will be available at Mercer Health. The testing is part of Mercer Health’s direct access testing therefore no appointment is necessary and a physician's order is not required.  The test is performed on a patient's blood specimen and can detect the IgG antibody to SARS-CoV2 (COVID-19).  The direct access testing form is available at...

May 29 2020

Mercer Health continues to reopen services to the community with a commitment to meeting the healthcare needs of the community, while keeping our community as safe and healthy as possible.  By taking care of your health, you can prevent chronic diseases and overall deterioration of health which can make you more susceptible to infectious diseases.  Whether you need a check-up, an urgent visit or...

May 4 2020

In light of the steady increase in confirmed cases of COVID-19 over the past two weeks, Mercer Health, along with the Mercer County Health District, wants to remind Mercer County residents of the importance of cautiously working our way back toward a normal level of activity.  Both entities are asking the community to comply with community mitigation and public health guidance, such as following...

Apr 30 2020

Mercer Health will begin to re-open services beginning Friday, May 1st.  The re-opening schedule is listed below.  In addition, beginning, Monday, May 4th, the West and South Entrances at Mercer Health’s Mercer County Community Hospital will be open Monday – Friday, 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.  All visitor restrictions remain in effect.  Mercer Health provides up-to-date COVID-19 information at:...

Apr 27 2020

As we are working to care for our community, our community is working just as hard to take care of us! We are very appreciative and excited to share this event with you. Many talented, local musicians are coming together to support the employees of Mercer Health and Grand Lake Health System. Thank you to the organizers and artists for putting on this event. We are looking forward to a fun filled...

Apr 24 2020

To address asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic transmission, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and The Joint Commission,  the accrediting body for over 22,000 health care organizations and programs nationwide, including Mercer Health’s Mercer County Joint Township District Community Hospital, recommends that healthcare facilities “…implement source control for everyone entering a...

Apr 6 2020

Mercer Health Medical Equipment, located at the Galleria in Celina, has announced the following guidelines to ensure patient and staff safety. All patients are to call Mercer Health Medical Equipment at 419-584-1973 with their order prior to arriving. For retail items, payment can me made over the phone. Curbside delivery is available; please call when you arrive. If you must enter to pick up...

Apr 6 2020

Mercer Health Medical Group now offers pulmonology services, for patients with acute and chronic lung conditions, with the addition of Dr. Jayanth Gutta.  Dr. Gutta is board certified in pulmonology, internal medicine, critical care and sleep medicine and will see patients at Mercer Health’s Community Medical Center in Celina. Dr. Gutta is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment with...

Apr 1 2020

  To maximize resources and efficiencies as our planning and preparation for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) continues to evolve, we will be discontinuing  Doctors’ Urgent Care services and will treat all patients presenting at the Mercer County Community Hospital’s Emergency Department as emergency room patients.  Additional reminders and updates are outlined below.  More COVID-19 Information, including...

Mar 25 2020

At Mercer Health is it our goal to provide care options for every situation.  As our planning and preparation for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) continues to evolve, we have updated our care options for After Hours, Urgent and Emergent Situations.  Guidelines for seeking the right care at the right location can be found on our website at: https://...

Mar 24 2020

Due to the national shortage of personal protective equipment and in preparation for a potential surge of patients, Mercer Health is welcoming donations of unopened personal protective equipment and fabric masks made by members of our community. Orders for standard disposable masks are on long back orders across the nation due to both increased demand and supply chain issues. Hospitals across the...

Mar 24 2020

A medical surge tent has been erected outside of the Emergency Department at Mercer Health’s Mercer County Community Hospital.  This is being done in preparation for a potential surge of patients, and is part of a complex hospital surge plan.

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