Our Medical Director

Dr. Laurie Mercier Dr. Laurie Mercier

Dr. Laurie Mercier serves as our medical director at Mission Healthcare, for both the Bellevue and Renton locations. For the past 15 years, she has served exclusively in skilled nursing and assisted living communities.

Dr. Mercier graduated from The University of Washington Medical School and completed her residency at Group Health Cooperative. She has a background in nutrition and holistic medicine, graduating with a degree in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University. She also serves as medical director for our assisted living facility in Bellevue, Patriots Glen.

As our medical director, Dr. Mercier directs and oversees the care of patients, cares for long-term care patients with chronic disabilities and dementia, and works with hospice providers to provide end-of-life care. She also works with local hospitals and outpatient physicians to provide continuity of care for patients admitted to Mission Healthcare.

Dr. Mercier helps to provide an interdisciplinary team approach to patient care. This includes coordination of care planning with our team of nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, pharmacy and lab services, as well as hospice and palliative care teams.