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About 1,000 Mercy Iowa City workers become University of Iowa Health Care employees under ownership transition this week

Posted by on Wednesday, January 31, 2024 in archives.

Community member and RASR Lab Project Manager Jennifer Montgomery becomes emotional Wednesday as she talks with one of the Sisters of Mercy about what Mercy Hospital has meant to her. A ceremony at Zion Lutheran Church in Iowa City honored the legacy of Mercy Hospital, which operated for 150 years and will now transition to University of Iowa ownership.