Mercy St. Francis Hospital Quick Facts

Mercy St. Francis Hospital
100 W. U.S. Highway 60
Mountain View, MO 65548
(417) 934-7000

Mercy Heritage

  • 1956 Daughters of St. Francis of Assisi took over operation of hospital
  • 1998: St. Francis Hospital joins Mercy and becomes Mercy St.Francis Hospital
  • 2006: Renovations to interior and exterior of hospital and grounds
  • 2016: Renovations to the Emergency Services Department and the Hospital Chapel
  • 2019: New palliative care room opens

Just the Facts


  • 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 or e-visits using a personal computer, tablet or smartphone
  • A variety of diagnostic imaging services are locally available, led by a board-certified radiologist to interpret results
  • Digital mammography
  • On-site and in-home sleep study services are available and interpreted by a board-certified sleep specialist


  • 24-hour emergency room with a board-certified emergency medicine physician
  • Licensed therapists provide a full range of physical, occupational, speech, cardiopulmonary and respiratory therapies
  • Skilled care enables patients who have been treated in a larger hospital to remain close to home for recovery and follow-up care.
  • Quality & Patient Safety


  • Named one of the top five large U.S. Health Systems for four consecutive years (2016-2019) by IBM Watson Health
  • Named in 52 Great Health Systems to Know by Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Named "Most Wired Advanced" by American Hospital Association for health information technology
  • Accredited since 1962 by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
  • Received five 5-star awards from Professional Research Consultants (PRC) for scoring in the top 10% on patient satisfaction scores


Mercy Overall

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2019)

  • Acute Licensed Beds: 25
  • Co-workers: 103
  • Mercy Clinic Physicians/APCs: 10
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 263
  • Surgeries (Inpatient and Outpatient): 294
  • Emergency Visits: 6,246
  • Outpatient Visits: 17,468
  • Traditional Charity Care: $574,000
  • Unreimbursed Medicaid: $521,000
  • Other Community Benefits: $1,000

Media Contact

Sonya Kullmann