Mercy Philadelphia Hospital Receives an “A” for Patient Safety in Spring 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade
Mercy Philadelphia Hospital was one of 823 hospitals to receive an “A” for its commitment to reducing errors, infections, and accidents that can harm patients.
Mercy Health System and Gift of Life Donor Program to Recognize National Donate Life Month
Gift of Life Encourages Individuals to Generate Hope, Advocacy and Passion by Registering to Become an Organ, Tissue and Cornea Donor.
Nazareth Hospital, Wesley Enhanced Living Pennypack Park Offer Free Nutrition and Oral Health Lecture, Cooking Demo & Screenings
On March 30 from 1 to 3:30 p.m., the Adult Healthy Living series will present a lecture on Nutrition and Oral Health; offer free health and blood pressure screenings; and provide a cooking demonstration and refreshments.
Nazareth Hospital Offers Community Members Free Bariatric Information Session on March 17
On March 17, Nazareth Hospital will host its next free, monthly information session about Nazareth Hospital’s life-changing bariatric surgery options and support services.
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital to Host Dine with the Docs Community Program, March 14
This free dinner program will feature a brief talk on Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and a Q-and-A session with gastroenterologist, Austin F. Hwang, MD.
Nazareth Hospital Holds Blessing and Open House for Senior Emergency Department Care
Nazareth Hospital hosted a blessing ceremony and open house to showcase care and facility improvements for patients 65 and older who come to the hospital’s ED.
Mercy Health System Hospitals Earn EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency
Mercy Health System recently announced all three of its hospitals earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR certification.
Mercy Health System Blesses New Central Scheduling Center
As another step toward improving patient access to care, Mercy Health System hosted a blessing ceremony in January 2017 to celebrate its new Central Scheduling Center, located at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa.
New participants join several CMS alternative payment models
Numbers demonstrate provider commitment to a health care system with better care, healthier people, and smarter spending.
Mercy Philadelphia Hospital Receives FOCUS Award from Gilead Sciences
Mercy Philadelphia Hospital has received the FOCUS Award to develop a model program, providing screening and care for patients with HIV and hepatitis.