Our mission - together we witness God’s mercy and strive for justice in the delivery of compassionate care to our communities - is at the heart of all that we do. It is supported by our values, the behaviours we aspire to demonstrate every day in our quest to care for those in need.
Our values of compassion, hospitality, respect, innovation, stewardship and teamwork guide us in all that we do.
Learn about the founding of the Sisters of Mercy, the emergence of the Order in Australia and the evolution of Mercy Health as the modern face of the Mercy ministry in health, aged care and community services.
Supported by Mercy Health's rich culture of innovation, our research communities are gaining worldwide recognition for their life-changing discoveries and promising research programs.
Our values in action
Zane describes ‘Care First’
Zane McKenzie gives his perspective on our services and what the Mercy Health model of care means for him.
Mercy Health strengthens its quality improvement and clinical governance
Mercy Health has a long and proud history of providing health and aged care services across Australia. For over 100 years we have worked at continuously improving and innovating the care we provide and this dedication to always strive for excellence in care for the people we serve, is the cornerstone of our longevity. In…
Mercy Health Employer Statement for WGEA Gender Pay Gap Report
The WGEA Gender Pay Gap Report has been released. Read our statement about Mercy Health's gender pay gaps.
Mercy Health goes green with new centralised recycling stations
Werribee Mercy Hospital and Mercy Hospital for Women have recently installed new recycling stations as part of a successful green initiative.
Donate to the Mercy Health Foundation
You can help support Mercy Health initiatives such as the Mercy Health Breastmilk Bank, our Urgent Need Appeal, and research that improves health outcomes for people in need.
We value feedback from the people we care for, including from your families, friends, carers, and the broader community. Find out how to register a concern, complaint or compliment, or make a suggestion for improvement at Mercy Health.