Tag: Mercy

Mercy offers paid parental leave to 40K co-workers

While paid parental leave is fairly standard in other developed countries, it’s less common in the U.S., particularly in the health care industry. Two weeks of paid parental leave are now available to nearly 40,000 Mercy co-workers across Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. To learn more about opportunities at Mercy, click here. For co-workers, it’s no small change. Heather Schroeder, a registered nurse in Ozark, Missouri, has fostered children for nearly four years. “Placement of […]

RELEASE: Mercy advances cancer care in Missouri with multi-system, multi-hospital agreement for accuray radiation therapy systems

Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY) announced today that the company has signed a multi-system, multi-hospital agreement with Mercy for the acquisition of Accuray Radixact® and CyberKnife® M6™ Systems, building on a 13-year relationship designed to expand access to advanced, life-saving technology for more cancer patients. The next-generation systems will replace existing Accuray devices as well as competitive conventional linear accelerators. The order was entered into backlog during the company’s fourth fiscal quarter which ends June 30, 2018. […]

RELEASE: GoHealth Urgent Care and Mercy partner to create premier network of patient-focused urgent care centers in multiple Midwest markets

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GoHealth Urgent Care, one of the nation’s fastest-growing urgent care providers, and Mercy, one of the nation’s most innovative and integrated care delivery health systems, today announced they have partnered to create a substantial network of urgent care centers across the Midwest that will put patients first and deliver superior care and convenience. The joint venture will provide patients in Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas with greater access to innovative urgent […]

RELEASE: Mercy’s IT team named one of nation’s best

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Mercy Technology Services, the IT backbone of Mercy, was recognized as one of the nation’s “Best Hospital IT Departments” by Health IT News. MTS was one of only five winners in its size category and among 20 health IT groups recognized nationwide. To qualify for the recognition, at least 50 percent of MTS’s staff had to complete an online satisfaction survey. With their survey responses, technology co-workers weighed in on a variety of […]