Mercy Hospital Washington Quick Facts

Mercy Hospital Washington

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

Technology:

  • 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.

Experience:

Achievements

  • Accredited by The Joint Commission
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers - one of 22 facilities in Missouri and one of seven in the St. Louis area.
  • 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

 

Mercy Overall

Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2018, 2017 and 2016 by Watson Health, an IBM company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes more than 40 acute care and specialty (heart, children’s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 800 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 44,000 co-workers and more than 2,100 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 in more than 20 states coast to coast!

By the Numbers (Fiscal Year 2017)

  • Acute Licensed Beds: 150
  • Clinic and Outpatient Facilities: 24
  • Co-workers: 971
  • Mercy Clinic Physicians:122
  • Acute Inpatient Discharges: 5,751
  • Surgeries (Inpatient and
    Outpatient):
     11,080
  • Emergency Visits: 38,916
  • Births: 802
  • Outpatient Visits: 262,136
  • Traditional Charity Care: $5.35 million
  • Other Community Benefits: $503,000

Media Contact

Frank Hemmer

636-239-8857 office
frank.hemmer@mercy.net