Jan 17 2020

Dr. Scott Cohen and Erica Feison, PA-C, a part of Auglaize + Mercer Urology, are now seeing patients at two office locations – Celina and Minster. Both providers are accepting new patients and provide urology services for both men and women. Urology related surgical procedures are performed at Mercer Health’s Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater and Grand Lake Health System’s Joint...

Jan 10 2020

Mercer Health continues to offer a free bi-monthly education series for new moms beginning January 13. Each session focuses on an educational topic related to infant care and/or postpartum health and will include a brief presentation by a healthcare professional, time for questions and answers, breastfeeding discussion with a lactation consultant and time for open discussion. All sessions will be...

Jan 9 2020

Mercer Health Medical Group at Southland, located in between New Bremen and St. Marys, has begun offering extended evening hours, including walk-in patients with non-urgent ailments such as sore throats, minor lacerations, upper repiratory infections, strains and sprains and more.  No appointments are needed but are encouraged.    To make an appointment during extended hours, which are offered on...

Jan 7 2020

On December 11, Allison Eversman, RN, Population Health Nurse at Mercer Health, was recognized as a top leader in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+) population health with a 2019 Population Health Pioneer Award for Most Valuable Care Coordinator. Eversman was one of twelve individuals chosen to receive an award for providing the highest quality health care to their communities. She received...

Jan 6 2020

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...

Jan 3 2020

The first baby of 2020 was born at Mercer County Community Hospital on Wednesday, January 1. Elise Tobe was born at 8:44 p.m., weighing 8 pounds and measuring 19.5 inches. Elise is the daughter of Dustin and Dr. Alicia Tobe of Coldwater. The family received a blanket and a $100 gift certificate to the Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce among other gifts. Elise Tobe pictured with her...

Dec 17 2019

Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 (Snow Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020) Time: 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM Place: Wright State Lake Campus James F. Dicke Hall 7600 Lake Campus Drive Celina, OH 45822 Topics: Bed Bug biology & behavior; detection methods; methods to lessen the risk of acquiring an infestation; and current management methods Speaker: Dr. David Shetler, The Ohio State University RSVP by:...

Dec 6 2019

The MED Foundation of Mercer Health hosted more than 400 people at the annual Mercer Health Charity Ball on November 16 at Romer’s Catering in St. Henry. Guests enjoyed an elegant Enchanted Forest themed evening, complete with a cocktail social, a three-course meal and live entertainment. Live acoustic music was performed by Roger DeMange during the event’s cocktail social. A tap performance by...

Nov 15 2019

The new Surgery Center in Mercer Health's Sanderell Family West Wing has performed over 3,000 surgeries since opening a little over a year ago. The types of surgeries offered range from knee arthroscopy, pediatric and adult orthopaedics, colonoscopy, cataract removal, gall bladder removal, insertion of ear tubes, tonsil and adenoid removal, bariatric, plastics and much, much more! Get a firsthand...

Nov 8 2019

The East and West Inpatient Centers provide a wide variety of care including post-operative, pediatric, intensive care, telemetry care and more. Watch the video about our new Inpatient Center, a part of Mercer Health's West Wing Expansion, and learn why Kim Reinhard, Director of Inpatient Services, thinks Mercer Health is special! Mercer Health NEW Inpatient Center –...

Nov 5 2019

In honor of Veterans Day, Mercer Health would like to show appreciation to those in our community who have served our country by offering a free lunch on Veterans Day. All local veterans are invited to The Cedar Table at Mercer County Community Hospital on Monday, November 11 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for a free lunch. Please bring military ID.

Nov 1 2019

The new Outpatient Center, a part of Mercer Health's West Wing Expansion, has seen 30% increase in volume since opening last October. As of September 30, 2019, the Outpatient Center has had 4,983 appointments and Pain Management has had 2,199 appointments.  The Outpatient Center services range from blood, chemotherapy and antibiotic infusions and anticoagulation services to allergy injections. ...

Oct 22 2019

The 2020 Health Insurance Marketplace will open on November 1, 2019 and run through December 15, 2019.  Plans sold during the Open Enrollment period begin on January 1, 2020.  More details on the Health Insurance Marketplace can be found at https://www.healthcare.gov/blog/2020-open-enrollment-key-dates/. New options are...

Oct 9 2019

On Saturday, October 19 from 8 - 11:30 a.m., Mercer Health will offer free clinical breast exams for women and free PSA screenings for men during their second annual Fall Fest health fair. Breast cancer screenings include a clinical breast exam provided by Sarah McDowell, CNP. Screenings are available on a walk-in basis and do not include a mammogram. Prostate screenings are available on a walk-...

Sep 26 2019

At Mercer Health, we strive to offer valuable health and wellness resources to the community. From October to December 2019, we will offer wellness screenings, discounted lab tests, education series and support groups. More information can be found on the attached calendar or at www.mercer-health.com. In addition to our regularly scheduled monthly events...

Sep 4 2019

Mercer Health is offering a free bi-monthly education series for new moms beginning September 9, 2019. Each session focuses on an educational topic related to infant care and/or postpartum health and will include a brief presentation by a healthcare professional, time for questions and answers, breastfeeding discussion with a lactation consultant and time for open discussion. All sessions will be...

Sep 3 2019

The Mercer Health Diabetes Center, previously housed in the Disease Management Center at the Community Medical Center in Celina, has moved to the Weight Management Center at Mercer Health West Campus in Coldwater. Mercer Health’s Diabetes Center offers education for people recently diagnosed with diabetes, people struggling with their blood sugars or anyone interested in learning more about...

Aug 15 2019

Jennifer Bills, a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner practicing at Mercer Health, is now a licensed COPE provider offering the Creating Opportunities for Personal Empowerment (COPE) program at Mercer Health Pediatrics located at the Galleria in Celina. One in five adolescents ages 13-18 have or will have a serious mental health condition. The average delay between onset of symptoms and...

Jul 15 2019

Mercer County Health District, in partnership with Mercer Health, Foundations, and other county organizations, is launching a comprehensive health assessment of the Mercer County community, starting July 15, 2019.  The purpose of the assessment is to understand the current health needs of residents of Mercer County and to help identify opportunities to improve the health of the community.  The...

Jul 3 2019

The MED Foundation of Mercer Health held its annual Esmonde/Homan Memorial Golf Outing on June 14 at the Mercer County Elks Golf Club to raise funds for the organization’s scholarship program.  This year, 35 teams of men, women and co-ed participants competed. The event began with a “golf ball drop” 50/50 drawing, raising an additional $2,500 for the scholarship fund. The winning ticket was...

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