Mercy Hospital Logan County Quick Facts

Mercy Hospital Logan County

Mercy in Logan County

In Logan County, Mercy has three local primary care clinics and Mercy Hospital Logan County – a 25-bed critical access hospital offering both acute and skilled care (swing bed) services. Other services include:
 
  • Laboratory Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Imaging Services
  • Emergency Department
  • Diabetes Education
  • Sleep Center
  • Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Specialty Clinic
  • Wound Care

Mercy Heritage

  • 1884 - Five Sisters of Mercy first journey into Indian Territory and open St. Mary’s Academy in present-day Konawa to educate Native American children
  • 1903 - Guthrie Hospital and Nurse Training School opens
  • 1948 - Nurse Training School and framework for a new 25-bed hospital are sold to Benedictine Sisters of the Sacred Heart who establish Benedictine Heights Hospital
  • 1964 - Benedictine Heights Hospital is sold to Sisters of Francis of Maryville, Mo., and renamed Alverno Heights Hospital
  • 1972 - Alverno Heights Hospital is sold to Logan County Hospital Authority and renamed Logan County Memorial Hospital
  • 1985 - Presbyterian Hospital of Oklahoma City assumes management of hospital
  • 2001 - Hospital is designated a critical access hospital and licensed for 25 beds
  • 2011 - Becomes Mercy Hospital Logan County

Just the Facts

Technology

  • Among 10 percent of health care organizations nationwide 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 using a personal computer or smartphone
  • Mercy 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
  • Mercy Meds electronic medication administration system improves safety by monitoring medications and dosage through computerized bar-code technology

Experience

  • Supports four local primary care clinics: Academy, Crescent, South Division and Edmond Waterloo
  • Sports medicine program offered
  • Cardiology, hematology/oncology, OB-GYN, orthopedics, podiatry, pulmonology and other specialized services available through Mercy Specialty Clinic in Guthrie
  • Quality & Patient Safety

Research

  • In 2012, Mercy Hospital Logan County Physical Therapist Kelly Vaughn presented research on screenings for peripheral arterial disease at the Florida Physical Therapy National Conference

Achievements

  • In 2011, National Rural Health Association named Mercy Hospital Logan County one of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in America
  • American Hospital Association named Mercy one of the nation’s Most Wired health care organizations
  • Named a Certified Healthy Business

About Mercy


Mercy, named on 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.

About Mercy Clinic

Mercy Clinic is a physician-goverened group of medical providers across the four states Mercy serves. In Oklahoma, Mercy Clinic is nearly 300 providers and 65 clinics statewide, from Sayre to Sulphur, Edmond to Ardmore and most communities in between. With access to Mercy facilities, electronic health records, telemedicine and each other, Mercy Clinic providers can give their patients the best care available, regardless of the patient's location. Patients of Mercy Clinic providers can connect to their health records and health teams anywhere they can connect to the Internet.

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2016)

  • Acute Licensed Beds: 25
  • Co-workers: 369
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 484
  • Emergency Visits: 7,584
  • Outpatient Visits: 48,110
  • Traditional Charity Care: $1.8 million
  • Unreimbursed Medicaid: $1.4 million

Media Contact

Meredith Huggins
El Reno, Guthrie, Kingfisher, Oklahoma City, Watanga
Phone: 405-936-5766