March 15, 2017

Mercy Helps Man Make Remarkable Recovery from 15 Mini-Strokes

Kyle Whitney, 34, suffered 15 strokes in less than 24 hours. After three days in the hospital, he walked away with no lasting damage.
March 14, 2017

Mercy’s Long History of Honoring Diverse Backgrounds

This tradition of respect for individuals of all backgrounds is deeply rooted in scripture, the Catholic tradition and the beliefs and practices of Mercy’s founders — Catherine McAuley and the Sisters of Mercy.
March 12, 2017

Colorectal Cancer Spike Among Young Adults Renews Focus on Prevention

A new report shows the number of colon and rectal cancers has increased dramatically among millennials and Generation X adults, even though overall numbers are declining for adults older than age 55.
March 11, 2017

"Spring Forward" this Weekend; Don't Fall Behind

This Sunday, we “spring forward” an hour for Daylight Saving Time. One less hour can be hard on your health if you’re not prepared.
March 3, 2017

Teaching Kids Civility

Civility is defined as polite, reasonable and respectful behavior that recognizes the humanity and dignity of others, allowing us to live together in communities. Unfortunately, civility seems to be in short supply in 2017.
February 20, 2017

Mercy and St. Anthony’s Announce Affiliation Plans

Mercy and St. Anthony’s Medical Center in St. Louis have entered into a definitive agreement providing for an affiliation between two of the region’s leading health care providers.
February 16, 2017

Tech Awards Give Mercy Momentum at National Health Conference

As the brightest minds in health care technology convene next week, Mercy leaders will take center stage, and with momentum – a culmination of three national technology awards.
February 14, 2017

Mercy Kids Team Gives Drug-Addicted Babies a Fighting Chance

More babies are being born with drug withdrawal, inevitably ending up in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). That’s where Mercy's medical staff goes into action to begin the long process of weaning the newborns off their addictions triggered by mothers who used drugs during their pregnancy.
February 8, 2017

Mercy Virtual Flies High in Delta Airlines’ Sky Magazine

Mercy Virtual has landed in the world’s most-read in-flight magazine. More than 5 million Delta Airlines passengers are thumbing through an article featuring the Mercy Virtual Care Center.
February 5, 2017

Mercy CEO Makes WIRED List of Health Care “Re-Inventors”

WIRED Magazine, in partnership with Hewlett-Packard, recently released a list of 11 people who are “dealing with waste more efficiently and with less impact on the environment, bringing virtual…tools into the medical arena.”