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The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) recently presented a bronze-level Beacon Award for Excellence to Mercy Medical Center’s Intensive Care Unit.
Rockville Centre, NY – In recognition of its commitment to and success in delivering quality care to its patients Mercy Medical Center was awarded first place honors for its project known as “Code STEMI” by Physicians Reciprocal Insurers (PRI).
Mercy Medical Center, a hospital dedicated to providing patients with the highest level of quality care possible, announced the opening of Catholic Health Services Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Healing at Mercy.
Mercy Medical Center, St. Charles Hospital and St. Francis Hospital, all members of Catholic Health Services (CHS), were awarded an “A”—the top grade for patient safety—in the spring 2015 Hospital Safety Score, administered by The Leapfrog Group.
Mercy Medical Center has been ranked as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for the second consecutive year by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the U.S. Mercy located in Rockville Centre is among just four hospitals on Long Island to earn this designation. The ratings are based on an aggregation from the accountability measure data re
Mercy Medical Center has entered into an agreement to provide medical services for Molloy College’s Athletic Department. Experienced sports medicine physicians and orthopedists from Mercy are now serving as their team physicians for all male and female teams.
According to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, stroke is the number four cause of death and a leading cause of adult disability in the United States. On average, someone suffers a stroke every 40 seconds; someone dies of a stroke every four minutes; and 795,000 people suffer a new or recurrent stroke each year.