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Still a wait at Mercy Medical Center’s ER — just not as long as other hospitals
Merced Sun-Star

With emergency room visits up across the state and nation, wait times have also lengthened in many hospitals. But Mercy Medical Center has bucked the trend of those long wait times. According to a study done by Press Ganey, an organization that does patient satisfaction surveys, California is 40th out of 50 states in the average number of minutes a patient waits to be seen in an emergency department.