St. Joseph Mercy Hospital

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St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
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Shown in Guyana
Geography
Location Georgetown, Guyana
Coordinates 6°49′21″N58°09′37″W / 6.822472°N 58.160283°W / 6.822472; -58.160283 Coordinates: 6°49′21″N58°09′37″W / 6.822472°N 58.160283°W / 6.822472; -58.160283
Organisation
Funding Government/Charity
Type Non-profit
Services
Beds70 [1]
History
Opened1945
Links
Website http://mercyhospital.gy/
Lists Hospitals in Guyana

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital is a Catholic non profit hospital.It is Located on Parade Street, Kingstown in Georgetown, Guyana. It was established by the members of the Sword of the Spirit movement and was officially opened in 1945. [2] The hospital includes a School of Nursing. The oldest wing of the hospital burnt down on Monday, May 10, 2010 at 7 am. [3] In 2020, the hospital opened a specialized COVID-19 treatment ward. [4]

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References

  1. "Visiting Hours & Accommodation". Mercy Hospital. Retrieved 22 August 2020.
  2. "History". Sisters of Mercy. Retrieved 22 August 2020.
  3. "Fire ravages St Joseph Mercy Hospital". Stabroek News. Retrieved 22 August 2020.
  4. "St. Joseph Mercy Hospital launches $20M COVID-19 testing and treatment centre". iNews Guyana. Retrieved 22 August 2020.