Mercy Hospital Cassville Quick Facts

 

Mercy Hospital Cassville

Mercy Fort Scott Services

  • Mercy Clinic
  • Mercy Medical Supply

Mercy Heritage

  • 2001: South Barry County Hospital joins Mercy

Just the Facts

Technology

  • Among the first health care organizations in the U.S. to have a comprehensive, integrated electronic health record that provides real-time, paperless access to patient information
  • MyMercy, a free service, allows patients to connect online with their doctors, plus see medical information, view test results, renew prescriptions and schedule appointments and e-visits using a personal computer, tablet or smartphone
  • Telemedicine allows patients to have virtual visits with specialists from miles away through a secure video connection
  • Digital mammography
  • A variety of diagnostic imaging services are locally available, led by a board-certified radiologist to interpret results
  • Stress tests and nuclear medicine testing offered five days a week
  • 16 slice CT services

Experience:

  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Jack Byrd Wellness Center where community members can exercise
  • Mercy Meds electronic medication administration system improves safety by monitoring medications and dosage through computerized, bar-coded technology
  • Rehabilitation services, including physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech pathology
  • Outpatient surgery
  • Cardiology clinic
  • Ear, Nose and Throat clinic
  • Podiatry clinic
  • Workers' Compensation services
  • Skilled care enables patients who have been treated in a larger hospital to remain close to home for recovery and follow-up care
  • Wound care
  • Cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation

Achievements:

  • Named in top 1.5 percent of nation's critical access hospitals for patient satisfaction by the National Rural Health Association
  • Named Consumer Choice "Most Preferred Health System in Southwest Missouri" by National Research Corporation for the eleventh year in a row
  • Named as one of Forbes’ 500 Best Employers in America
  • Named in 50 Great Health Systems to Know by Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Received certificate of recognition by American Diabetes Association for diabetes education program
  • Cardiac and pulmonary rehab program certified by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Named “Most Wired” by American Hospital Association for health information technology

About Mercy Overall

Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2016 by Truven, an IBM company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes 43 acute care and specialty (heart, children’s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. 

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2016)

  • Acute Licensed Beds: 18
  • Co-workers: 107
  • Mercy Clinic Physicians: 6
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 253
  • Surgeries (Inpatient and Outpatient): 319
  • Emergency Visits: 12,215
  • Outpatient Visits: 20,318
  • Traditional Charity Care: $1.1 million
  • Other Community Benefits: $9,000

 

Media Contact

Bradley Haller

417-820-2171
bradley.haller@mercy.net