St. Anthony's Medical Center, Mercy announce affiliation plans - KMOV.com

St. Anthony's Medical Center, Mercy announce affiliation plans

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(Credit: Mercy Medical and Health) (Credit: Mercy Medical and Health)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – St. Anthony’s Medical Center and Mercy have announced affiliation plans.

Monday, the health care providers announced they had entered into a definitive agreement for an affiliation.

According to the press release, physicians, board members and leaders are in the process of finalizing the details of the affiliation, which they hope to have completed by spring.

“A partnership between St. Anthony’s and Mercy reflects our shared mission, values and cultures as Catholic health care providers serving the St. Louis region, and our common commitment to our patients and communities,” said David Sindelar, chief executive officer and chairman of the board of St. Anthony’s. “By joining with Mercy, St. Anthony’s patients, co-workers and physicians will have access to Mercy’s extensive network of resources and services, strengthening our ability to improve community health.”

Under the definitive agreement, St. Anthony’s 730 physicians and four acute care hospitals across the region will affiliate with Mercy’s.

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