Public Notice: Magnet Recognition Program® – Site Visit
As part of our Magnet re-designation process, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) is seeking comments from the public. You have until June 18, 2021, to submit yours to the Magnet Program Office.
The University of Kansas Health System Now Offers Text Messaging
Starting May 13, you can text message your primary care, pediatrics or cardiovascular doctors offices at the health system.
Neurosurgery at North Kansas City Hospital Closing
The neurosurgeons from The University of Kansas Health System who saw patients at North Kansas City Hospital will be relocating starting June 18.
Cures Act Changes When You Receive Visit Notes and Test Results in MyChart
As part of the 21st Century Cures Act, the health system automatically share notes and lab and imaging results in your MyChart patient portal.
Certified Nurse Midwives Deliver 100th Baby
Our midwifery practice recently recorded its 100th delivery, less than 2 years after the program debuted.
Metabolic and Bariatric Program Receives Accreditation
Our bariatric surgery program recently received 3-year accreditation from the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.
Urgent Care Visits Now Offer COVID-19 Testing for Symptomatic Patients
We now offer COVID-19 testing for symptomatic patients during urgent care appointments at all 4 urgent care locations.
Self-Scheduling for Specialty Appointments Now Available in MyChart
New and current patients can now self-schedule spine care appointments at the Marc A. Asher, MD, Comprehensive Spine Center.
Why Many People Wait for Vaccination
Still waiting for your first COVID-19 vaccine? You're not alone. Here, we address some of those concerns by presenting the facts to show what is truly happening with the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
State Avenue Health Care Services to Relocate
On April 1, 2021, The University of Kansas Health System will discontinue services at State Avenue Health Care, and the location will close.
Call for Students to Apply to Nurse Academy 2021
High school juniors and seniors who are interested in exploring the nursing profession are invited to apply for our 2021 Nursing Academy.
Reflections After 1 Year of COVID-19
It has been 1 year since our first COVID-19 patient was admitted to the health system. Today, the pandemic continues. As devastating as this is, we are better equipped to battle the illness in many ways.
4 Named to Ingram's Heroes in Healthcare 2021
We are honored to have 4 of our leaders on Ingram's Heroes in Healthcare this year.
Thank a Doctor on Doctors’ Day 2021
With Doctors' Day fast approaching, it's the perfect opportunity to say thank you to a specialist or surgeon who provided essential care to you or one of the people you love.