Mercy Hospital http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Roy Blunt Visits Mercy Hospital,Talks Healthcare http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/roy-blunt-visits-mercy-hospitaltalks-healthcare <div>Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri visited Mercy Hospital in St. Louis Monday to speak with healthcare workers about the implications of federal healthcare changes.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>He also received a tour of the hospital's Telehealth Services, often used to serve rural communities that don't have access to specialty or intensive care.&nbsp;</div><p></p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 19:25:33 +0000 Kristi Luther 27677 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Roy Blunt Visits Mercy Hospital,Talks Healthcare Mercy to build first-in-U.S. virtual care center, invest $2.4B in St. Louis area http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mercy-build-first-us-virtual-care-center-invest-24b-st-louis-area <p>A &quot;first-of-its-kind in the country&quot; virtual care center&quot; in Chesterfield is just one part of a plan announced by Mercy Tuesday to invest $2.4 billion into the St. Louis area.</p><p>The care center and additional investment are portions of a $4.6 billion all-Missouri health care investment initiative from Mercy, designed to distribute the investments over the next eight years.</p> Wed, 12 Oct 2011 01:00:00 +0000 Kelsey Proud 2229 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mercy to build first-in-U.S. virtual care center, invest $2.4B in St. Louis area