Springfield Talent Development

Mercy Springfield Conference Resources

2018 Mercy Springfield Conferences

2018 David Miller Trauma Symposium

Management of Patients with Behavioral Health Challenges

Opioid Free Pain Managemnet

2018 Child Abuse Mini Conference

2018 Tucker Redfern Pediatric Trauma Symposium

Maximizing Function with Brain Injury: Beyond the Basics

2017 David Miller Memorial Trauma Symposium

Child Abuse Mini-Conference

2017 Tuckker Redfern Pediatric Trauma Symposium

2017 Dr. Tom Steele Emergency Care Symposium

Continuing Medical Education

MyEducation Library Card of CME Enduring Materials

Thinking of planning a CME event?

For mor information on the Mercy Springfield Communities CME Program please contact Jordan.Nelson@Mercy.net.

Mercy Springfield Course Resources

Life Support Course Resources

Student Experiences

Mercy Springfield Communities offers a variety of student experiences.  Please contact Karen.Kyle@Mercy.net with any questions.


Thank you for your interest in a shadow/observation experience at Mercy. 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Participant is at least 16 years of age
  • Shadowing experience will be 40 hours or less  (Individuals wanting to observe more than 40 hours may volunteer at Mercy)
  • Participant will have no direct patient contact (observation only)

To be considered for a Mercy shadow/observation experience, participants must complete the form below and submit by email to SPRG_TDO@Mercy.net. Incomplete packets will be returned to applicant for completion. Requests must be submitted a minimum of 2 weeks prior to start date.

Medical Explorers

Mercy - Springfield Medical Explorer Post #339 is a youth health care career exploration program jointly sponsored by Mercy Hospital Springfield and the Boy Scouts of America Learning for Life program. The overall purpose of Medical Explorers is to provide worksite-based experiences for young men and women ages 15 through 20. Education through observation enables youth to make an informed career decision.

Explorer candidates applying for the Spring 2019 session must attend mandatory Orientation on January 29, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at Mercy Hospital - Springfield in the Catherine McAuley Conference Center (located in the Main Hospital; South Entrance, then first hallway to the right). Candidates must submit the Mercy Medical Explorers Application and Boy Scouts of America Application.

Program overview and enrollment information will be shared at that time. Candidates must register and pay the yearly dues before being allowed to attend the orientation on January 29, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Mercy Hospital in the Catherine McAuley Conference Center.

Candidates must bring completed copies of the Mercy Medical Explorer Application AND the Learning for Life Youth Application to orientation.

The Medical Explorer application and Youth Application Form can be found here: https://www.mercy.net/springfield-talent-development.

Yearly dues must be paid prior to January 29, 2019 through the online registartion site that can be found here: http://www.onlineregistrationcenter.com

Registration fees must be paid online by credit/debit card only. We are unable to accept cash or check payments.

Clinical Rotations

Students interested in completing clinical rotations at Mercy must complete the Clinical Rotation Application, provide proof of medical malpractice coverage, clinical objectives and a letter of good standing from the academic program.  An academic affiliation agreement signed by the school and Mercy must be in place prior to the student starting their rotation.  Mercy does not assign clinical preceptors.  Students must secure their preceptor prior to turning in their paperwork.