Mercy Health Defiance and Tiffin Hospitals

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Mercy Health - Defiance Hospital is a 23-bed progressive care hospital.  The eight-bed Emergency Center is staffed by experienced physicians, and is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Emergency Center offers a direct link via Life Flight to Level I trauma care at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo.  Mercy Defiance Clinic and Mercy Defiance Hospital are located on one campus and share numerous ancillary services. The campus includes the medical office building, the hospital, and the Mercy Sleep Disorders Center.

 9,073 Emergency Center Visits in 2013
1,161 Inpatient Admissions in 2013
123 Physicians on Staff
156 Employees


Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital was founded in 1913 by the Sisters of Mercy and is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Mercy Health -  Tiffin is an acute care facility characterized by its family-centered care, community involvement and progressive ideas in healthcare. Mercy's medical staff features a wide array of primary care and specialty physicians. Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital opened a new hospital in July of 2008 featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. The new hospital has enhanced the abilities of our highly skilled professionals and medical staff members in providing care you can believe in.

17,831 Emergency Center Visits in 2014
274 Deliveries in 2014
1,835 Inpatient Admissions in 2014
177 Physicians on Staff
403 Employees


Defiance Community:

  • Defiance is the county seat of Defiance County with a population of 16,800 (2013) census. 
  • Centrally located within 35 - 85 miles of major airports (Toledo, Fort Wayne & Detroit) and big city shopping. 
  • Visit the following web sites for more information: 
    • City of Defiance at
    • Visit Defiance at

Tiffin Community:

  • Tiffin is the county seat of Seneca County with a population of 18,000 at the 2010 census. 
  • Home of the historic Ritz Theatre, built in 1928 as a vaudeville house with an Italian Renaissance design. 
  • Tiffin is recognized as "the education community" with 2 universities, Heidelberg University and Tiffin University located within the city
  • Seneca County has an extensive park system for the outdoor enthusiast. 
  • Visit the following web sites for more information: 
    • City of Tiffin at
    • Seneca County at
    • Seneca County Parks