Signs of 2011’s catastrophic EF5-rated tornado that ripped through Joplin remain evident across the city’s landscape. Rising from the destruction is the new seven-story Mercy Hospital Joplin, considered a state-of-the-art facility for its hardened exterior, innovative protective window systems and other measures that will prevent the breakdown in services caused by the last disaster.
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Northwest Arkansas, Pages 7 on 04/29/2013
Print Headline: Joplin hospital rebuilt to stand