YSU, Mercy Health-Youngstown sign 10-year partnership to explore collaborations

Mercy Health-Youngstown and Youngstown State University will work together to develop new academic and medical affiliations under an exclusive affinity partnership announced at a news conference today on the YSU campus. The 10-year agreement opens the door for YSU and Mercy Health-Youngstown to collaborate on a variety of initiatives, including a new master’s degree in […]

Spring 2016: Local women’s health education and support groups

ALZHEIMER’S Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Groups. Various locations. For more information, call 330-650-0552 or 1-800-272-3900. Hosts regular monthly meetings in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties. Call for information. CANCER Focus Support Group. Meets the fourth Monday of each month at different locations. Call Dorothy at 330-533-9981 for information. Glo Girls. Meets the first Monday of […]

Mercy Health to expand Howland outpatient site

Mercy Health Youngstown, formerly Humility of Mary Health Partners, will break ground in May to construct a $14.5 million, 50,000 square foot, outpatient ambulatory facility to meet the growing needs of the Trumbull County community. The new facility will be built adjacent to Mercy Health Youngstown’s existing Howland Surgery Center and will bring together physician […]

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015: Mercy Health to offer oral-cancer screenings at Davis Family YMCA

Mercy Health Youngstown, formerly Humility of Mary Health Partners, will provide oral-cancer screenings from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6 in the Mercy Health Dental mobile van, which will be at the Davis Family YMCA, 45 McClurg Road, Boardman. Those at greatest risk of developing oral cancer are tobacco users – cigarette, cigar […]

Flu prompts restrictions at Mercy Health facilities in Youngstown, Warren

Due to the increase in the number of influenza cases in the area, Mercy Health (Formerly Humility of Mary Health Partners) is implementing four basic public health guidelines at all facilities to protect patients, residents, their families and caregivers. • If you do not feel well, do not come to the hospital to visit someone. […]

Bishop rescinds Hagan speech invitation; controversy plays out in social media

BY MARK C. PEYKO | METRO MONTHLY EDITOR On Friday, when Diocese of Youngstown Bishop George V. Murry rescinded state Rep. Robert Hagan’s invitation to speak to graduates of the Mercy School of Nursing, the action led to a explosion of pointed comments on social media sites like Facebook. In a prepared statement released Friday evening, […]