Mercy to retain Fort Scott ER through Feb. 1

Friday, January 4, 2019
Gary Bolden, center, gets help from Pat Farrell, left and Joe Barr Wednesday afternoon to disassemble shelving and cabinets located inside the Mercy Chapel. Several items inside the chapel were loaded in trucks and trailers to be moved to the St. Martinís Academy, a private boarding and Catholic school for boys located southwest of Fort Scott, and the Mary Queen of Angels Catholic Church located on Eddy Street near St. Maryís Catholic School.
Jason E. Silvers

Some services at Mercy Hospital Fort Scott are continuing even as the deadline for the facilityís closure has passed.

The following information was submitted by Mercy on Saturday, Dec. 30.

The emergency room will continue to be open under Mercy ownership until after Feb. 1.

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