Co-worker Support Phone Line

May 25, 2011

Mercy co-workers can call a 24-hour phone line for information.

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As we've all seen the pictures of devastation

throughout Joplin, this photo shows the

only thing on the Joplin campus that was

untouched by the tornado.

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St. John's Regional Medical Center before

Sunday's tornado in Joplin, Mo.

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New hours have been set for Mercy Hospital Joplin Co-Worker Support Center, which has been established to provide information and support to Mercy co-workers in Joplin, Mo. The support center is located at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Joplin. Hours are as follows:

  • Thursday and Friday, May 26 and 27 – 7 am to 8 pm
  • Saturday, Sunday, Monday, May 28 through May 30 – 8 am to 4 pm
  • Tuesday through Friday, May 31 through June 3 – 8 am to 6 pm

Services and information available at the co-worker support center include:

  • Counseling/EAP services
  • Return-to-work information
  • Benefits and payroll information
  • Information about relief resources and financial assistance

Co-workers are NOT required to come to the command center. The center is available only if you have need of these services.

A phone number has been established as a contact point for all Mercy co-workers in the Joplin area:

 1-888-98-MERCY (63729).This number is being staffed around-the-clock to provide information to co-workers. Co-workers who have not yet checked in with Mercy Hospital Joplin are asked to call this number as a way to account for their safety and needs, and to determine the best way to contact them in the days ahead.

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