Tech Innovation Puts Mercy on "Elite 100" List

May 3, 2016

Already an industry leader in health care technology, Mercy Technology Services (MTS) hits another high note on the "Elite 100" list.

The designation by InformationWeek, a publication for the business information technology industry, ranks MTS at number 61 of 100, among companies like Coca-Cola, FedEx, Boeing and Cisco – some of the top business technology innovators in the United States. Click here for the full list.

"We never stop imagining what's possible with technology," said Gil Hoffman, chief information officer at Mercy. "When we bring those possibilities to reality, we're setting Mercy apart, and we're bringing better care to our patients."


The rankings of the Elite 100 best-in-class organizations and Business Innovator award winners were unveiled at the InformationWeek Elite 100 Conference and Awards Dinner this week in Las Vegas.

MTS provides and manages technology solutions for Mercy, which was recently named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2016 by Truven, an IBM company. Mercy is the first health care provider accredited by Epic to offer a full suite of electronic health record solutions to other hospitals, including Epic in the cloud, implementation and optimization. MTS’ award-winning data analytics integrate care delivery, manage costs and support a model of care that keeps patients healthier and out of the hospital. Visit


Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2017 by Truven, an IBM Watson Health company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes 44 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 Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. 

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