Mercy Health Confirms Talks With St. Vincent Over Hot Springs Hospital by Mark Friedman and Lance Turner Posted 9/24/2013 04:44 pm Updated 5 years ago In a short statement, Mercy Health says it is in discussions "toward a letter of intent" with Catholic Health Initiatives, which owns St. Vincent. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.