Faculty & Staff Newsletter

October 25, 2022

Mercy Café Menu

Submitted by Steve Joyce

Mercy Café Menu

Annual Flu Shot Information

Submitted by Sherri Webster

Flu shot
  • If you receive your flu shot at a Mercy Health facility your verification will be automatically uploaded to your Be Well profile. You should ask for a copy for your records.
  • For those associates that choose to have their flu vaccination outside a Mercy Health facility or at Mercy College you are to submit your proof of flu vaccination via email.
  • If you receive your flu vaccination at the College (Mercy Campus) you will need to submit your verification using the instructions that Sherri Webster emailed on Oct 20 (Go to BSMH Central).
  • If you need to submit a medical or religious flu exemption form, follow the instructions below:

If you need assistance contact Andrea Rohrs at

Deadline for receiving a vaccination or submitting exemption: Dec. 14

Flu Shots are now available on the Mercy Campus on the 2nd floor of Madison, M2619 at the dates and times listed below.

Make sure to have your Employee ID with you and be able to provide your employee ID number.

  • October 25, 8 a.m. - Noon
  • October 26, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • October 27, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • October 31, 8 a.m. - Noon
  • November 1, 9 a.m. - 1p.m.

Many thanks to our Nursing Division for providing flu shots on our campus!!

Staff Council Self-Defense Class

Submitted by Kelly Seward

Selfdefense flyer nov 14

Be Empowered!
Join Staff Council for a night of self-defense. All staff and faculty are welcome. Sign-up is required to attend. If attending, please bring a mask. See flyer for more details.

What's the Tea? with Ministry

Submitted by Gerald Cameron

Whats the tea oct event

Join the Office of Spiritual and Community Engagement on October 25 from 1-2 p.m. for an hour of fun dialogue, donuts, and delicious drinks (tea and coffee). Feel free to stop by for a few minutes or stay for the entire time. All are welcome and included.

Mercy Heritage Week Photo Contest

Submitted by Janice Bernard

2022 Mercy Heritage Week Photo Contest Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in the recent Mercy Heritage Week Photo contest. We were inspired by smiling faces, creative photos, and the assortment of beverage mugs/cups!
A panel of 3 judges from the Mission Integration Committee decided on the top winning entries. Winners are posted below and will receive Amazon gift cards.

First Place - $15 Amazon gift card:
1st Place Andrenetta Daniel – BSMH Clinical Simulation & Learning Center Assistant

Second Place (tied) - $10 Amazon gift card:

Jennifer Jones, Program Director, Health Information Technology
Cindy Pisano, Supervisor, Community Outreach Healthy Connections

Winners will be notified of their prizes via the email they provided on their contest entry.
Thank you again for your participation in helping celebrate Mercy Heritage Week!

News from Admissions

Submitted by Jessica Coombs

This week in admissions, the fall recruitment season continues. Please see the list below of the events we are participating in:

Phi Theta Kappa Virtual Transfer Fair for Religious
Affiliated Schools

Monroe County Community College Transfer Fair

St. Ursula Academy

Vermilion High School

Port Clinton High School

Bowsher High School

Glass City Academy High School

Toledo Early College Fair

Edison High School

St. Francis De Sales High School

Also, admission officer, McKenzie Rosemond, will be visiting the Cincinnati area to attend the Clermont County College Fair. While in the area, McKenzie will visit Mercy Health - Anderson Hospital and Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital and with an information table at each location.

Last week, 32 people attended Healthcare Worker Wednesday. This was a great turnout and we look forward to hosting our next session on Wed. Nov 30.

December Commencement

Submitted by Denise Hudgin

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Do you know of a student graduating in December with an interesting journey or story? It really can be anything such as a student who has overcome obstacles, siblings or a parent and child graduating at the same time, accomplishments while in school or unusual plans for after graduation. If you know of an interesting student story please contact Denise Hudgin.

2023 Annual Benefits Enrollment kicks off this week Enroll in Workday starting Wednesday

2023 Annual Benefits Enrollment starts this Wednesday, Oct. 26, and remains open through Nov. 9.

All eligible associates must enroll in Workday to have dental, vision, spending accounts and other optional benefits coverage in 2023. If you take no action, all benefits will be waived except medical coverage for you and eligible dependents and supplemental Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, if enrolled in 2022.

You can still register to attend the remaining Zoom session with our benefits experts on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. ET. A recording of the presentation is also available on the 2023 Annual Benefits Enrollment Center.

Visit BSMH Central for more details on what’s new for 2023 Annual Benefits Enrollment.


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