Veterans Mayo Employee Resource Group

Mayo Clinic staff member and veteran speaking at event

The Veterans Mayo Employee Resource Group (MERG) exists to support the needs of current Mayo military members and their families as well as the education, research and practice missions of Mayo Clinic.

It leverages the collective knowledge of Mayo veterans past and present to shape policy and improve patient care, as well as foster an environment where Mayo Clinic can provide leadership in research and education for the benefit of military members everywhere.

Caring for Our Veterans

This online resource portal supports military veteran employees, supervisors and families.


Benefits include:

  • Military employees' ability to return to the same work assignment and schedule at Mayo upon returning from a leave
  • Protecting benefits to ensure continuity of pensions
  • Life insurance
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Paid time off