Mercy Makes Top 100 For Women’s Health Programs

Becker’s Hospital Review Names Mercy Medical Center To Its “100 Hospitals With Great Health Programs” List For 2013

January 7, 2014
Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland

Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, Named a Top 100 Hospital For Women’s Health Programs

Becker's Hospital Review has named Mercy Medical Center to its list, "100 Hospitals With Great Women's Health Programs" for 2013. These hospitals offer outstanding women's health programs, such as gynecology, obstetrics, reproductive medicine and other women's health needs. Hospitals were selected based on clinical excellence, quality care and women's health awards.

The hospitals have been recognized for excellence in women's health by several organizations, including U.S. News & World Report, Healthgrades, UNICEF's Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative and CareChex.

According to the Becker’s Hospital Review, “Mercy Medical Center (Baltimore) admitted 16,584 patients and saw 65,763 emergency room visits in 2012. It offers care in a number of specialties including oncology, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, gynecology, nephrology, neurosurgery and orthopedics. It also features The Weinberg Center for Women's Health & Medicine at Mercy, which includes a breast center, a gynecology and gynecologic oncology center, a heart center and women's imaging services.

The center for women's health includes an orthopedic program geared toward women that provides treatments for ACL tears, arthritis and osteoporosis. It has been designated a Magnet facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.”

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Dan Collins - Senior Director of Media Relations at Mercy Medical Center

Dan Collins, Senior Director of Media Relations

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About Mercy

Founded in 1874 in downtown Baltimore by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a 183-licensed bed acute care university-affiliated teaching hospital. Mercy has been recognized as a top Maryland hospital by U.S. News & World Report; a Top 100 hospital for Women’s Health & Orthopedics by Healthgrades; is currently A-rated for Hospital Safety (Leapfrog Group), and is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet Hospital. Mercy Medical Center is part of Mercy Health Services (MHS), the parent of Mercy’s primary care and specialty care physician enterprise, known as Mercy Personal Physicians, which employs more than 200 providers with locations in Baltimore, Lutherville, Overlea, Glen Burnie, Columbia and Reisterstown. For more information about Mercy, visit, MDMercyMedia on FacebookTwitter, or call 1-800-MD-Mercy.

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