Mercy Hospital Lebanon Quick Facts

Mercy Hospital Lebanon

  • Mercy Pharmacy
  • Curry Cancer Center
  • Mercy Emergency Medical Services
  • Mercy Physicians
  • Mercy Home Health and Hospice
  • Mercy Medical Supply

Mercy Heritage

  • 1996: Breech Regional Medical Center joins Mercy
  • 1999: New hospital opens at 100 Hospital Drive
  • 2008: Curry Cancer Center opens, making cancer treatment available close to home
  • 2008: Opening of expanded medical/surgical unit and emergency room

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
  • SafeWatch, the largest electronic ICU in the nation, provides 24-hour vigilance to critically ill patients. Alongside on-site medical teams, high-definition cameras and sophisticated technology allow specialized ICU physicians and nurses in a central command center to expand each patient's care team
  • Telemedicine, including telestroke, allows patients to have virtual visits with specialists from miles away through a secure video connection
  • Digital mammography

Experience:

  • Hospitalist program means there's a doctor available 24 hours a day
  • Physical therapy services
  • Sleep center
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Infusion therapy
  • Wound care
  • Respiratory therapy
  • Dietician consultations
  • Occupational medicine
  • Quality & Patient Safety

Achievements:

  • Named Consumer Choice "Most Preferred Health System in Southwest Missouri" by the National Research Corporation for the thirteenth 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
  • Recognized as a Pink Ribbon facility by Hologic
  • Named “Most Wired” by American Hospital Association for health information technology
  • Joint Commission Top Performer Award for Surgical Care
  • Joint Commission Top Performer Award for Immunization
  • Joint Commission Top Performer Award for Pneumonia
  • Show-Me 5 Award for breastfeeding initiatives

About Mercy Overall

Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2018, 2017 and 2016 by IBM Watson Health, serves millions annually. Mercy includes more than 40 acute care and specialty (heart, children's, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, 800 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 44,000 co-workers and 2,100 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has clinics, outpatient services and outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. In addition, Mercy's IT division, Mercy Technology Services, supply chain organization, ROi, and Mercy Virtual commercially serve providers and patients in more than 20 states coast to coast.

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2017)

  • Acute Licensed Beds: 58
  • Co-workers: 675
  • Mercy Clinic Physicians: 39
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 2,340
  • Surgeries (Inpatient and Outpatient): 4,557
  • Emergency Visits: 28,591
  • Births: 329
  • Outpatient Visits: 106, 617
  • Traditional Charity Care: $3.1 million
  • Other Community Benefits: $343,000

 

Media Contact

Sonya Kullmann

417-820-2426
sonya.kullmann@mercy.net