Mercy Hospital Washington Quick Facts

Mercy Hospital Washington
901 E. Fifth Street
Washington, MO 63090
(636) 239-8000

Hospital Campus

  • Level III Trauma Center
  • Emergency Department
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Transitional Care Unit
  • Cancer Center
  • Bariatric Center
  • Labor and Delivery
  • Imaging/Lab
  • Chest Pain Center
  • Cardiac Catheterization Labs
  • Outpatient Surgery Centers
  • Urgent Care and Convenient Care Clinics


Mercy Heritage

  • 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.




  • Accredited by The Joint Commission
  • Mercy Hospital Washington's GI Lab and associated endoscopy centers are certified by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, a leading gastrointestinal medical society.
  • American Heart Association Gold Plus Award for Stroke Care
  • 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
  • Becker's Healthcare included Mercy Hospital Washington on their list of 100 Great Community Hospitals in 2019.
  • Named a 2019 "Top Hospital" by The Leapfrog Group - a designation achieved by fewer than six percent of hospitals across the nation.

Mercy Overall

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2019)

  • Total Beds: 148
  • Clinic and Outpatient Facilities: 20
  • Co-workers: 1,706
  • Mercy Clinic Physicians:148
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 6,723
  • Surgeries (Inpatient and
  • Emergency Visits: 38,034
  • Births: 848
  • Outpatient Visits: 317,288
  • Traditional Charity Care: $5.08 million
  • Other Community Benefits: $483,000

Media Contact

Frank Hemmer
Phone: 636-239-8857