One of the first residential dogs in decades, Hope brings joy and calm to residents who have had to leave their pets behind.
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The Family Caregivers Center of Mercy has received a $1 million donation, officials announced this week. The Mercy Medical Center Foundation said the donation from John, Cindy and Bailey Bloomhall of Cedar Rapids and Naples, Fla., will fund two new staff positions at the center’s second location over the course of five years.
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1 in 8 U.S. women will develop breast cancer over the course of their lifetime. Localizing the cancer quickly and accurately is key to ensuring patients get on the road to recovery. Mercy’s Hall-Perrine Cancer Center has a clinically proven system that uses no radiation to localize breast tumors, biopsy sites and lymph nodes.
Between both Cedar Rapids hospitals, only one vaccinated individual, who had underlying health conditions, has been hospitalized for COVID-19. The vast majority of admissions in recent months have been among residents who are not immunized, proving to local health care officials the vaccine is effective in preventing serious illness and death.
Mercy Medical Center announced plans to construct a new facility to house the hospital’s heart services under one roof. The new building, called the Heart Center of Mercy, will be located in downtown Cedar Rapids at Ninth Street SE and Eighth Avenue SE.