Mercy Joplin, completed in January, will open to the public in March. It replaces St. John's Regional Medical Center, which sustained major damage when an EF5 tornado struck Joplin, Mo., on May 22, 2011.
Slide show: Reinforced Joplin, Mo., hospital replaces one wrecked by tornado
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