”Alexa, start Mercy…”
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 other Alexa-enabled device.
How to Enable the Mercy Skill
- Go to skills in the Alexa Skills Store and search for Mercy.
- Select enable to add it to your Alexa device.
- Get started by saying “Alexa, start Mercy.”
What You Can Do With The Mercy Skill
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.
Need to Find a Doctor? Simply say "Alexa, start Mercy."
Need an Appointment? Simply say "Alexa, start Mercy."
This skill should not be used if you’re experiencing a life-threatening emergency. Instead go to the Mercy Hospital Emergency Department nearest you.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Mercy skill for Amazon Alexa?
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.
How do I enable the Mercy skill in the Alexa App?
Open the Alexa App and go to the skills section. Type in Mercy in the search bar and select 'enable Mercy' from the search results.
Do I need a MyMercy account to use the Alexa skill?
No, the current features work without a MyMercy account.
I’ve enabled the Mercy skill; now what?
Start speaking using the phrase “Alexa, start Mercy.”
Does it cost to use the Mercy Alexa skill?
No, it’s free to enable and use on any Alexa-enabled device you already own.