May 12, 2020
Today is the 200th birthday of the founder of modern nursing: Florence Nightingale. Not coincidentally, this is also Nurses Week. Mercy nurses have been at forefront of health care since the Sisters of Mercy were founded. Read on to find out how Florence, with the Sisters of Mercy by her side, revolutionized modern nursing based on their experiences during the Crimean War.
May 7, 2020
The extremely contagious nature of COVID-19 during certain procedures led a Mercy team to create a new operating “bubble” that allows surgeons to perform an open tracheostomy on the sickest patients without moving them to the operating room.
May 6, 2020
Dr. Doug Walker recommends resiliency skills to help people recover from COVID-19-related stress, anxiety and trauma