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Mercy Donates AEDs to Area Schools, Churches and Non-Profits

Mercy Medical Center is donating 12 Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to area schools, churches and community organizations this month, bringing the number of AEDs the hospital has donated to 85 since the program began in 2014. AEDs are portable devices that check heart rhythm and treat Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).  When needed, an AED can… Read more →

Mercy Medical Center Named to Top 100 List

Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids has been named to this year’s Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list. IBM Watson Health annually identifies the nation’s top hospitals from a rigorous evaluation of more than 3,000 short-term, acute-care, non-federal hospitals. The final list, unveiled on Fortune.com, recognizes excellence in clinical outcomes, operational efficiency, patient experience and… Read more →