Mercy will manage sports medicine needs and medical services during the multi-year partnership.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (January 29, 2013) – St. Louis-based Mercy has entered into a long-term partnership to serve as Official Medical Provider of the St. Louis Cardinals. The collaboration means that Mercy will manage the team’s orthopedic and sports medicine needs, as well as provide other medical services including internal medicine.
“We are very excited that this long-term agreement with Mercy will provide the Cardinals with access to some of the best physicians and facilities in medicine today,” said John Mozeliak, Cardinals Sr. Vice President & General Manager. “The Cardinals will now have access to a nationally recognized hospital, as well as receive an increased level of comprehensive, advanced care that is only possible from one of the leading health systems.”
Long-time team physicians Dr. George Paletta and Dr. Lyndon Gross will continue to provide orthopedic care for the Cardinal...