Catholic Health Partners, Ohio's largest health system, changing its name to Mercy Health

CINCINNATI - CINCINNATI – Catholic Health Partners, Ohio’s biggest health system and one of the largest in the U.S., is changing its name to Mercy Health.

The Walnut Hills-based system, which operates 23 hospitals across Ohio and Kentucky, made the name change official Thursday morning.


Over the coming years, the Mercy Health name will be phased into all of the system’s 250 health care facilities and hospitals, officials said Thursday. The nonprofit’s website will also be changed to


The system already operates hospitals and other facilities under the Mercy Health name here in Cincinnati and four other markets including Toledo, Lorain, Springfield and Paducah, Ky.

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