1926: Three story, 50-bed hospital opened, named St. Francis Hospital
1976: St. Francis Hospital merged with Mercy in St. Louis, bringing it under the management of the Sisters of Mercy
1982: Became St. John's Mercy Hospital
2011: Renamed Mercy Hospital Washington
Just the Facts
Offers MyMercy, a free service, allows patients to connect online with their doctors, plus see medical information, view test results, renew prescriptions, schedule appointments and e-visits using a personal computer, tablet or smartphone.
Serving about 180,000 patients living and working in Bourbon, Cuba, Eureka, Fenton, Gerald, Hermann, Marthasville, New Haven, Owensville, Pacific, St. Clair, Steelville, Sullivan, Union, Warrenton, Washington and Wentzville.
Mercy Hospital Washington's GI Lab and associated endoscopy centers are certified by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, a leading gastrointestinal medical society.
Accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers - one of 22 facilities in Missouri and one of seven in the St. Louis area.
Mercy Clinic Women's Health - Washington is certified through the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists' Safety Certification in Outpatient Excellence for Women's Health program.
Earned an “A” grade from Leapfrog Group based on preventing medical errors, accidents and infections.
Certified Bariatric Center of Excellence
American Heart Association Bronze Award for Stroke Care
Becker's Healthcare included Mercy Hospital Washington on their list of 100 Great Community Hospitals in 2018
Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2016-2019 by IBM Watson Health, serves millions annually. Mercy includes more than 40 acute care, managed and specialty (heart, children's, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, 900 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 45,000 co-workers and 2,400 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 from coast to coast.