Mercy Hospital Aurora Quick Facts

Mercy doctor's coat Mercy Hospital Aurora has been a healing presence in the Aurora region for 20 years.

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  • Recognized by the American College of Cardiology in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals” issue for commitment to hospital care for heart patients
  • Named one of the top five large U.S. Health Systems for four consecutive years  by IBM Watson Health
  • Named in 52 Great Health Systems to Know by Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Auxiliary recognized by Missouri Hospital Association
  • Cardiac and pulmonary rehab programs certified by American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Named “Most Wired” by American Hospital Association for health information technology
  • 24-hour emergency room
  • 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
  • Sleep lab
  • 24-hour obstetric services
  • Outpatient surgery, including ophthalmology
  • Nephrology clinic
  • 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
  • IV infusions
  • Pain care
  • Cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Quality & Patient Safety
  • 2001 - Aurora Community Hospital joins Mercy
  • 2019 - Renovations upgrade patient rooms and treatment areas
  • Using secure video and audio connections from Mercy Virtual, Mercy’s telemedicine center, patients can have virtual visits with stroke specialists and critical care doctors without leaving the local hospital
  • 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
  • Stress test and nuclear medicine testing offered five days a week
  • 3D mammography
  • 16 slice CT services

By The Numbers (FY2023)

26,071 visits



Traditional Charity Care


Other Community Benefit


Unreimbursed Medicaid

53 Beds

Inpatient Care

671 Discharges

Acute Inpatient

13,750 Visits

Emergency Room

167 Co-workers

Hospital Based

6 Physicians

Mercy Clinic

721 Surgeries

Inpatient & Outpatient

104 Births

Maternity Services

About Mercy

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Ettie Berneking

Branson, Cassville, Lebanon, Mountain View, Rolla, Springfield, Aurora
Phone: 417-820-2008
Cell: 573-529-4845