Mercy Hospital South Quick Facts

Mercy Hospital South
10010 Kennerly Road
St. Louis, MO 63128
(314) 525-1000

  • Mercy Kids ER
  • David M. Sindelar Cancer Center
  • Heart and Vascular Center
  • Birthing Center
  • Level 1 Stroke Center
  • Level 1 STEMI Center
  • Level 2 Trauma Center
  • Surgery Center (inpatient and outpatient)
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Ortho-Spine Center
  • Endoscopy Center
  • Hyland Behavioral Health Center
  • de Greeff Hospice House
  • Home Health
  • Sleep Center
  • Hyperbaric and Wound Care
  • Medical Doctors Buildings

Mercy Heritage

  • 1873: Franciscan Sisters of Germany open their first hospital in St. Louis, St. Boniface Hospital is south St. Louis
  • 1900: Sisters open St. Anthony’s Hospital at Grand Boulevard and Chippewa Street in south St. Louis
  • 1946: St. Anthony’s Hospital becomes the Midwest’s primary treatment center for polio
  • 1967: Sisters transfer ownership and control of the hospital to a lay board
  • 1975: New hospital, called St. Anthony’s Medical Center, opens at current location in south St. Louis County
  • 1977: Hyland Behavioral Health opens
  • 1999: de Greeff Hospice House opens
  • 2008: Heart & Vascular Center opens
  • 2017: St. Anthony’s affiliates with Mercy
  • 2018: St. Anthony’s renamed Mercy Hospital South

Just the Facts

Technology

  • da Vinci Surgical System
  • 3D tomosynthesis mammography
  • 3D heart mapping system

Experience

  • Level 2 Trauma Center
  • Level 1 Stroke Center
  • Level 1 STEMI Center
  • CARF-Accredited Acute Rehab Unit
  • Accredited Cancer Care Center

Achievement

  • The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Associations’s Heart-Checkmark for Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Center
  • The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification in Heart Failure 
  • Society for Thoracic Surgeons (STS) 3-star (highest) rating for isolated coronary bypass grafting (CABG)
  • AHA/ASA Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus
  • AHA/ASA Get with the Guidelines Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement with Target: Heart Failure Honor Roll

Accreditations

  • The Joint Commission
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
  • Commission on Cancer

About Mercy Overall

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2019)

  • Total Beds: 767
  • Clinic and Outpatient Locations: 58
  • Co-workers (hospital only): 3,165
  • Mercy Clinic Physicians: 213
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 21,738
  • Surgeries (Inpatient and Outpatient): 13,129
  • Emergency Visits: 67,307
  • Births: 798
  • Outpatient Visits: 314,662
  • Traditional Charity Care: $5.8 million
  • Unreimbursed Medicaid: $10 million
  • Other Community Benefit: $0.6 million

Media Contacts

Joe Poelker

St. Louis, St. Louis - South, Festus, Troy
Phone: 314-525-4005

 

Bethany Pope

St. Louis, St. Charles, St. Louis - South, Troy, Festus
Page: (314) 251-6000