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New Mercy Emergency Department Coming 2025

Mercy Health Care plans to build an emergency department in South Springfield.

The ER will be built at the same location of Mercy Orthopeic Hospital- Springfield, which is off Highway 65 near the Greene-Christian county line.

It will make emergency services more accesible to people in Christian County.

Mercy officials say the new emergency department will open in 2025.