Mercy Tag Archive - MedQ

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Mercy President & CEO, Tim Charles, announces planned retirement

After 19 years with Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Timothy Charles, president and CEO, has announced his planned retirement, effective Dec.31, 2022. Charles joined Mercy in 2003 as executive… Read more →

Mercy’s open heart program once again recognized with distinguished STS three-star rating

The open heart program at the Jewel & Jim Plumb Heart Center at Mercy Cedar Rapids has, once again, earned a distinguished, three-star rating in overall performance from The Society… Read more →

Sister Organizations Continue Annual Tradition of Spreading Mercy in Cedar Rapids Community

Sister organizations Mount Mercy University, the Catherine McAuley Center and Mercy Medical Center are continuing the tradition of spreading mercy in our community. Circle the City with Mercy is a… Read more →

Mercy Cedar Rapids Recognized for Quality & Cost-Efficiency in Maternity Care

Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids has been recognized by Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield® with a Blue Distinction® Center+ for Maternity Care designation, part of the Blue Distinction… Read more →

Mercy Cedar Rapids Adjusts Visitor Policies

Mercy Cedar Rapids is continuing to ease visitor restrictions. The increase in vaccination rates is allowing the hospital and its clinics to lift some restrictions previously in place to mitigate… Read more →

Mercy Cedar Rapids Wins Highest Distinction from Epic

Mercy Medical Center has earned the Summa Cum Laude Honor Roll distinction from Epic – an electronic health record system that is used to facilitate clinical care across the health… Read more →

Mercy Emergency Rooms offer new “On My Way” service

Mercy Cedar Rapids is launching a new service for patients of Mercy’s Emergency Rooms. The online service is called “On My Way,” and it’s designed to let patients see the… Read more →

Mercy’s Vaccination Information & Reminders

COVID-19 Vaccination Information As you may know, per CDC guidelines, the state of Iowa recently announced that it was expanding the COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to include those 64 years of… Read more →

Mercy’s Memory Clinic Adds Self-Scheduling Option

The Memory Clinic at Mercy Cedar Rapids now offers a self-scheduling program. This new option is designed for individuals who may be experiencing symptoms of dementia and would like to… Read more →

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