Mercy Health - Defiance Hospital

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Compassionate, high-quality health care for the Defiance community

Mercy Health — Defiance Hospital offers you the high-quality health care you need and the compassion you deserve. Our expert doctors, nurses and caregivers are committed to helping you be well in mind, body and spirit. 

Our emergency center is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week - offering a direct link via Life Flight to Level I trauma care at Mercy Heath — St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo.

Mercy Health — Defiance Hospital features an eight-bed emergency center, 17 patient rooms/23 beds, two operating rooms and two procedure rooms, and a four-bed observation unit. We are connected by walkway to Fauster Surgery Center and Mercy Defiance Clinic and have a Life Flight helipad for patient transport. We offer physical, occupational and speech therapy, a sleep disorders center, and radiology services including ultrasound, nuclear, CT, and MRI.

Mercy Health — Defiance Hospital received an A grade for patient safety for spring 2017 from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for reducing errors, infections and accidents.

Mercy Health Defiance Clinic and Mercy Health 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.

Our hospital services include cardiology, surgery, neurology, OB/GYN, oncology, orthopedics, pain management, and urology.

Additional services are offered at the Mercy Defiance Clinic. These include the following:

  • Audiology
  • Chemotherapy
  • Diabetes education
  • EKG, cardiac stress testing and echocardiography
  • Eye Center (ophthalmology, optometry and optical shoppe)
  • Laboratory
  • Mammography and breast MRI
  • Neurologic testing
  • Pharmacy (retail)
  • Urgent Care
  • Women's health services
  • WorkMed (Occupational Health Services)
  • Wound care

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