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Mercyhealth and Chick-fil-A Janesville to offer free meals to new moms

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County) | Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Starting May 18, new mothers who are discharged from Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center–Janesville will receive gift cards for two free sandwiches or Chick-fil-A nugget...

Mercyhealth congratulates Smithrud on prestigious award

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County) | Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Mercyhealth is proud to congratulate employee Teresa Smithrud, on receiving the 2022 Wisconsin Health Information Association (WHIMA) Distinguished Member Award. Teresa is ...

Community High School District 155 and Mercyhealth Announce Athletic Training Partnership

Crystal Lake, Illinois (McHenry County) | Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Community High School District 155 and Mercyhealth are pleased to announce that beginning with the 2022-2023 school year, Mercyhealth will be providing athletic training se...

Mercyhealth cautions parents about baby formula substitutions

Rockford, Illinois (Winnebago County) | Friday, May 13, 2022

As homemade baby formula recipes circulate the internet, Mercyhealth would like to remind the public that homemade formula can harm infants.

“During the formula shor...

Mercyhealth Anesthesiologist to Bike the Tour Divide for Charitable Diabetic Care

Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (Walworth County) | Thursday, May 12, 2022

On June 10, Dr. Chris Schmidt, an anesthesiologist at Mercyhealth Hospital and Medical Center–Walworth, will embark on the Tour Divide, an ultra-endurance mountain bike rac...

Mercyhealth Javon Bea Hospital–Rockton to transition to standby emergency department beginning tomorrow

Rockford, Illinois (Winnebago County) | Thursday, May 5, 2022

As had previously been announced, emergency services at the Mercyhealth Javon Bea Hospital–Rockton will transition to a standby emergency department, effective May 6. The c...

Mercyhealth congratulates Rutherford on honorary award

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County) | Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Mercyhealth is proud to congratulate Dr. Darin Rutherford on receiving th...

Mercyhealth congratulates Dr. Fideler on honorary award

Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (Walworth County) | Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Mercyhealth is proud to congratulate Dr. Bradley Fideler on receiving the H...

Recognizing World Immunization Week

Rockford, Illinois (Winnebago County) | Thursday, April 28, 2022

In celebration of World Immunization Week, which takes place April 24-30, Mercyhealth is reminding the public to make sure they are up to date on their vaccinations.

Mercyhealth welcomes Dr. Vijay Goyal to cancer center

New physicians and medical staff | Thursday, April 28, 2022

Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome Vijay Goyal, MD, board certified medical oncologist, t...

Mercyhealth Welcomes the Return of Dr. Kevin Kozak as Chief of Radiation Oncology

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County), New physicians and medical staff | Monday, April 25, 2022

Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome the return of Kevin Kozak, MD, PhD, as C...

Mercyhealth honors organ donors and the lives they save during National Donate Life Month

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County) | Tuesday, April 19, 2022

In observance of National Donate Life Month this April, Mercyhealth Hospital and Trauma Center–Janesville will raise a Donate Life flag at 10:08 am on Friday, April 22 to h...

Mercyhealth accepts Jets check to Stick It to Cancer

Foundation news | Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Mercyhealth is honored and grateful to accept a check for $6,500 from the Janesville Jets ice hockey team. The monetary donation represents proceeds collected during the Je...

Mercyhealth’s Javon Bea Hospital–Riverside to raise flag in honor of organ and tissue donation

Rockford, Illinois (Winnebago County) | Thursday, March 31, 2022

To honor organ, tissue and eye donors, Mercyhealth's Javon Bea Hospital, along with Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, will hold a flag raising ceremony at 2 pm...

Mercyhealth among top-rated hospitals for patient experience

Awards, certifications and accolades, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (Walworth County) | Monday, March 28, 2022

Mercyhealth Hospital and Medical Center–Walworth has been named a top-rated hospital for patient experience, as reported by Becker's Hospital Review. The list was compiled ...

Mercyhealth Development Foundation Accepting Autism Support Fund Applications

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County), Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (Walworth County), Foundation news | Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Mercyhealth Development Foundation is now accepting grant applications for its 2022 Aut...

Mercyhealth Development Foundation Announces 2022 Golf Play Day Proceeds to Benefit Winnebago and Rock County EMS

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County) | Monday, March 14, 2022

The Mercyhealth Development Foundation invites you to Golf for a Good Cause on Friday, May 13, at its annual Golf Play Day. This year’s event will be held at the B...

Mercyhealth announces the expansion of a third floor on the Michael Berry Building

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County) | Thursday, March 10, 2022

To accommodate a growing need, Mercyhealth announces a 30,000 square-foot expansion by adding a third floor on the Michael Berry Building. The building bears the name of Si...

Jets Join Mercyhealth to Stick it to Cancer

Janesville, Wisconsin (Rock County) | Monday, February 28, 2022

The Janesville Jets and Mercyhealth are proud to announce their continued partnership with the Stick it to Cancer weekend, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, March 11 and 1...

Mercyhealth’s Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Helps Save Medicare Millions

Rockford, Illinois (Winnebago County) | Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Mercyhealth’s Accountable Care Organization (ACO) saved Medicare $15.6 million in 2020 while maintaining a quality score of 100% by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Se...