Presence Mercy Medical Center

1325 North Highland Avenue
Aurora, IL 60506

Visiting hours

Presence Health believes that patient, resident and family involvement play an important role in the healing process. To facilitate this partnership, Presence Health provides an open visitation policy that welcomes and treats all visitors equally.

Visitors are allowed 24 hours a day any day of the week. In some cases, restrictions to this policy may apply in order to maintain the safety and privacy of patients and residents, and those restrictions will be communicated to visitors by the care team.

We encourage families and friends to partner with us in the healing process at Presence Health, and hope our open visitation policy promotes a positive, welcoming environment.

Visiting hours

Presence Mercy Medical Center's progressive technology and service provides a firm foundation to preserve and improve the health of the communities with regard to their physical, mental, spiritual and social well-being. Presence Mercy Medical Center features private rooms for inpatients and a state-of-the-art outpatient surgery center with robotic and minimally invasive surgery. The hospital is a certified Primary Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center, and is known for its Cardiovascular Institute for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of heart disease.

By the numbers

  • Founded: 1911
  • Licensed Beds: 299
  • Physicians: 432

Key services include

  • Level II trauma center
  • Behavioral health and addictions
  • Maternal/Child services with level II special care nursery
  • GI care
  • Cardiovascular services including open heart surgery
  • Da Vinci robotic surgery
  • Joint replacement program
  • Diabetes wellness center
  • Occupational health and employer services

Key quality accolades

  • Certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers
  • Hip and Knee Joint Replacement, Certified Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission
  • Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics (EDAP)
  • Mammography, Accredited by American College of Radiology
  • Accredited with Commendation, American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer