A throwback to Mercy's heritage that began in the early 1800s.
#Mercy Sisters offer an Irish toast to our friends and family. Cheers to a happy and healthy New Year! “In the New Year, may your right hand be always stretched out in friendship, but never in want.” #throwbackthursday #tbt #newyear
Funny how fashion comes full circle. Check out those glasses and plaid! They’d fit right in today. This young mom was visiting the JFK Clinic at #Mercy Hospital St. Louis (then known as St. John's) in the 1960s. #throwbackthursday #tbt
Who loves volunteers! We do! Check out the Pink Ladies getting "pinned" for their service in the late 50s at Mercy Hospital Jefferson. This volunteer program is celebrating its 55th year of service this year! #throwbackthursday #tbt
The Sisters of Mercy first opened #Mercy Hospital in a temporary building in Joplin in 1896. This photo of a horse-drawn ambulance was taken in front of the new hospital building which opened in 1900, and renamed St. John's. #throwbackthursday #tbt
This Sister of #Mercy is standing proudly with a cutting-edge piece of medical equipment in the 1960s. The heart-lung machine keeps oxygenated blood circulating during surgery. #throwbackthursday #tbt