We care for people at every stage of life

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Our history

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.

Our history
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Our values

Our values of compassion, hospitality, respect, innovation, stewardship and teamwork guide us in all that we do.

Our values
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Education

Education is an essential aspect of advancing care and improving health outcomes for people of every age and stage of life. Mercy Health is dedicated to ongoing education, training and professional development.

Education
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Research

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.

Research
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Careers

Find out more about working with Mercy Health.

Careers

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.

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Latest news

Charitable and fashionable effort takes the edge off winter at Mont Clare

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World Refuge Day had both a charitable and fashionable focus this year at not-for-profit aged care home Mercy Place Mont Clare. The team of over 20 staff members – several of whom come from refugee backgrounds themselves – embarked upon a ‘clothing drive’ to gather good quality, pre-loved winter clothes from colleagues, residents, and their…

Charitable and fashionable effort takes the edge off winter at Mont Clare

Mercy Health to recognise NAIDOC Week

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Mercy Health will be celebrating NAIDOC Week between 8–15 July 2018 in recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, culture and achievements. Werribee Mercy Hospital and Mercy Hospital for Women in Heidelberg will host ceremonial events, speeches and activities which reflect the focus of this year’s NAIDOC Week theme, “Because of Her, We Can!”…

Mercy Health to recognise NAIDOC Week

Mercy Health and Southern Cross Care (Vic) join forces

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Mercy Health and Southern Cross Care (Vic) officially joined forces today (1 July 2018) creating one of the largest not-for-profit providers of aged and home care services in Australia. The decision to explore a merger was announced in 2016, and the integration has come to fruition after 18 months of planning, preparation and collaboration. Mercy…

Mercy Health and Southern Cross Care (Vic) join forces

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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.

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Providing feedback

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.

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Latest news

Read the latest from Mercy Health, including what we’re doing in the community, information on general health developments, and other news from around our organisation.

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