State Board Rejects Mercy Hospital's Closure PlanTrinity Health wants to close Mercy Hospital, saying the site is losing money as well as patients. It has proposed to open an outpatient clinic about two miles away.
Mercy Hospital Gunman Juan Lopez Was Fired From Chicago Fire Academy In 2014While in training at the Chicago Fire Academy, Juan Lopez was accused of bullying, including “inappropriate contact with fellow female cadets.”
'We Tried Everything We Could,' But Doctors Couldn't Save Colleague Shot At Mercy Hospital“I recognized her immediately. It took me a second to kind of get over that shock, and then I tried to help any way possible,” Dr. John Purakal said.
'People Was Hollering, Screaming, Scared'; Witnesses Describe Chaos Of Mercy Hospital Shooting“We have prepared for an active shooter, just because of the world that we live in these days, but obviously never in our wildest imagination would we ever think that we would ever have to experience it, and today we have,” said Dr. Michael Davenport, chief medical officer at Mercy.
Water Pours Into Rockford Hospital And Walmart StoreA Rockford hospital was evacuated Monday night for a flash flood emergency after the downpour outside caused a water train inside the building.
Mercy Hospital Offering Weight Loss Surgery ContestMercy Hospital & Medical Center has launched a contest with an unusual prize: free lap-band weight loss surgery.
One Dead, Two Injured After Shooting On South Side Street One person was killed and two others were injured when someone got out of a car and fired shots at them in the middle of a South Side intersection Friday afternoon.