What's the Mercy Skill for Amazon Alexa?
The Mercy Alexa skill talks you through the steps to find a doctor near you and schedule an appointment using your Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or another Alexa-enabled device.
Using the Mercy Skill on Alexa
Once you've enabled the Mercy skill on Alexa, use it to find a Mercy primary care doctor, pediatrician or OB/GYN. You can even speak to schedule an appointment. This skill should not be used if you’re experiencing a life-threatening emergency. Instead, go to the Mercy Hospital Emergency Department nearest you.
- Need to Find a Doctor? Simply say "Alexa, start Mercy."
- Need an Appointment? Simply say "Alexa, start Mercy."
Amazon Alexa FAQs
No, it’s free to enable and use on any Alexa-enabled device you already own.
Start speaking using the phrase “Alexa, start Mercy.”
No, the current features work without a MyMercy account.
- Open the Alexa App
- You can access the Mercy skills directly from here or type in Mercy in the search bar
- Select 'enable Mercy'
Alexa is a voice-enabled search service and is powered by Amazon devices like the Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Show, Echo Spot & Fire Tablets. The Mercy skill allows you to use your voice to search for Mercy physicians near you for routine care, and even schedule an appointment.