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Medical/Health Care - Mercy Hospital

Mercy has served Fort Scott and the surrounding communities since 1886. Today, the hospital is part of the seventh largest Catholic health system in the U.S. and is recognized as one of Truven's Top 15 Health Systems.


Mercy Fort Scott offers 60 inpatient rooms and a full continuum of services, including:
  • Cancer care
  • Diagnostics
  • Emergency medicine
  • Family medicine
  • General surgery
  • Home health
  • Hospice
  • Internal medicine
  • Mercy Birthplace
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pastoral care
  • Pediatrics
  • Radiology
  • Therapy
  • Telestroke
Mercy Hospital

Community Impact

Mercy Convenient Care is a low-cost option for non-emergent health care needs. Mercy is more than a center for healing; it's a community resource for learning to live a healthier life, thus extending and improving the quality of life for our community's residents.


Three dental clinics provide family dental care.


Two optometrists provide vision care.


Five chiropractic clinics providing a wide range of services.

Assisted Living Retirement Complexes

Four facilities offer excellent housing for all income levels with transportation services and recreational programs.

Intermediate Care Facilities

Three homes offer many services including 24 hour nursing service.