Centura Health Awarded Grant to Maintain and Grow Services for Victims of Sexual Assault, Abuse, and Human Trafficking

Centennial, COLO. (November. 13, 2018) – Centura Health the region’s health care leader, is on a mission to ensure no victim is turned away from the compassionate care and support they deserve. Through a coordinated grant application across nine hospital emergency room sites, the Crime Victim…

Mercy earns its third straight Medicare 5-star rating for quality

(DURANGO, COLO.) In its Dec. 21, 2017, hospital quality ratings data release, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) one again recognized Mercy Regional Medical Center with a five-star rating for overall hospital quality. Mercy received a five-star rating in both of Medicare’s…

Mercy Hospice House Opens

(DURANGO, COLO.) Mercy Hospice House, a new residential hospice facility on the Mercy Regional Medical Center campus, opens for patient care on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. At Mercy Hospice House, hospice-trained professionals will provide 24-hour care, and other staff will be available to…

Mercy named among Colorado’s Best Hospitals for Nurses

(DURANGO, COLO.) Mercy Regional Medical Center was recently named by Nurse.org, a career website for nurses, as one of the best hospitals for nurses to work for in Colorado. Over the past two years, Nurse.org collected more than 39,000 reviews from nurses about their workplace satisfaction. …

Mercy Among Nation’s Top Performing Hospitals for Treatment of Heart Attack Patients

(AURORA, COLO.) Mercy Regional Medical Center has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2017. Mercy is one of only 193 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. The award recognizes Mercy’s commitment and success in…

Mercy Home Health Recognized Among Nation’s Top Home Care Agencies

(DURANGO, COLO.) The Colorado Academy of Family Physician is pleased to announce that John Steven “Steve” Lavengood, M.D., of Durango has been named Family Physician of the Year.Mercy Home Health has been named a Top Agency of the 2016 HomeCare Elite™, placing it among the top 25 percent of home…

Mercy Again Named to 100 Great Community Hospitals List

(DURANGO, COLO) For the second consecutive year, Mercy Regional Medical Center was recognized as one of "100 Great Community Hospitals by Becker's Hospital Review.

Mercy Regional Medical Center earns ACR ultrasound accreditation

Mercy Regional Medical center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in ultrasound as the result of an extensive review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

Consumer Reports magazine lists Mercy Regional among top 32 in nation

(DURANGO, COLO.) Mercy Regional Medical Center today announced it has been recognized in the February 2015 issue of Consumer Reports magazine as a top-scoring hospital in the nation for patient safety and patient experience.

Mercy Offers Genetic Counseling Serivces Via Telemedicine Connection To Penrose Cancer Center

(DURANGO, COLO.) Thanks to modern technology, genetic counselors in Colorado Springs are now meeting with patients in Durango by two-way live audio/video conferencing.