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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

Technology 

  • 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

Experience: 

  • 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

Achievements:

  • 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 (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

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2020)

  • Acute Licensed Beds: 25
  • Co-workers: 88
  • Mercy Clinic Physicians/APCs: 11
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 162
  • Surgeries (Inpatient and Outpatient): 271
  • Emergency Visits: 6,021
  • Outpatient Visits: 16,816
  • Traditional Charity Care: $1.2 million
  • Unreimbursed Medicaid: $809,000
  • Other Community Benefits: $3,000

About Mercy

Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems for four consecutive years by IBM Watson Health, serves millions annually. Mercy is one of the nation’s most highly integrated, multi-state health care systems, including more than 40 acute care, managed and specialty (heart, children’s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, convenient and urgent care locations, imaging centers and pharmacies. Mercy has 900 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 2,400 Mercy Clinic physicians and more than 40,000 co-workers serving patients and families across Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has clinics, outpatient services and outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.

Media Contact

Sonya Kullmann
Branson, Cassville, Lebanon, Mountain View, Rolla, Springfield, Aurora
Phone: 417-820-2426