News from Mercy A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

Jul 10, 2017, 15:57 ET Mercy Harnesses Data in New Ways to Provide Lifesaving Care

On its own, big data is just big data. But when it can be crunched, digested and harnessed, it can be used to improve patient care and decrease...


Jun 16, 2017, 14:30 ET Hometown Mercy Doc Leads American Medical Association

It's been 90 years since a small-town doctor from Missouri has led the American Medical Association (AMA), but this week a Mercy physician...


May 11, 2017, 16:15 ET Mercy Patients Participate in Nationwide Cancer Study

Could small amounts of genetic material in the bloodstream be used to detect cancer in its earliest stages? A current study underway at Mercy...


Apr 25, 2017, 06:15 ET Mercy Named Top Five Health Care System in the U.S.

Shorter hospital stays, fewer complications and better patient results are just a few metrics used to rank Mercy as one of the top five large...


Apr 11, 2017, 07:15 ET Top Rehabilitation Care Brings More Patients Home

An illness or injury can change a person's life, and some are never able to live at home again. For others, the right rehabilitation at the right...


Apr 04, 2017, 07:00 ET "House Calls" Available at the Touch of a Button

When you're managing multiple health conditions, life is complicated. When you live alone after the death of a loved one, it can be scary. That...


Feb 28, 2017, 06:00 ET Mercy's History of Honoring Diverse Backgrounds

A few years ago, Julie Jones witnessed the respect Mercy employees have for the different backgrounds of others after the unexpected death of a...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:36 ET Mercy Takes Center Stage at National Health Tech Conference

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the brightest minds in health care technology convene next week, Mercy will take center...


Sep 27, 2016, 08:15 ET $400K Grant to Create More Diverse Workforce

To say that Adam Lare is committed to his job is an understatement. For the majority of his four years working at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, Lare...


Jun 16, 2016, 12:21 ET Hometown Mercy Doctor to Lead American Medical Association

 Dr. David Barbe has spent decades looking out for the health of his rural Missouri community. Today, he's changing lives on a national scale,...


Jun 04, 2016, 08:00 ET Virtual Visits Bring Peace of Mind to Rural Mercy patients

 For years, heart problems have brought Donald Smith face to face with his Mercy cardiologist. During his recent visit, however, the doctor...


Apr 26, 2016, 06:15 ET Mercy Named Top Five Health Care System in the U.S.

Shorter hospital stays, fewer complications and better patient results are just a few metrics used to rank Mercy as one of the top five large...


Feb 01, 2013, 08:14 ET Mercy Hangover Prevention Partners with Brown Distributing Company

Mercy, the caffeine-free beverage that helps prevent hangovers, is pleased to announce its partnership with Brown Distributing Company in Florida....


Nov 26, 2012, 08:35 ET Mercy Announces Launch of Redesigned Can for Holiday Season

 Mercy, the caffeine-free, non-alcoholic beverage that helps prevent hangovers, just launched its newly designed can featuring an angel and...


Jan 26, 2012, 16:13 ET Mercy® Hangover Prevention Beverage Partners With Big Blue Distributors

 Mercy, the new hangover-prevention beverage, is pleased to announce it has secured its on-premise distribution in the New York metropolitan...