Missouri Medicaid Managed Care Insurance Change
An important change in insurance coverage for some patients covered by Missouri Medicaid Managed Care and the Ryan White program beginning September 1, 2022. Learn more.
Named Best in Kansas City for 13 Consecutive Years
U.S. News & World Report announced its 2022-23 Best Hospitals rankings, and for the 13th consecutive year, we were named the Best Hospital in Kansas City. We're also the Best Hospital in Kansas for the 11th time.
Expanded Pediatric Services Available in Shawnee
The University of Kansas Health System offers expanded pediatric services at our KU MedWest location.
Orthopedic Walk-In Hours Now Available
We now offer a walk-in clinic for orthopedic injuries at our Indian Creek Campus in Overland Park, Kansas, from 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday-Friday.
Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology Publishes 2020 National Quality Metrics
Recently published data from the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) features 2020 health system quality metrics. Fertility specialist Courtney Marsh, MD, MPH, explains the quality metrics.
Top Place to Work in Healthcare
Becker’s Healthcare recently released its annual 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare | 2022, and we're honored to be on the list.
COVID-19 Pandemic Causes Global IV Contrast Dye Shortage
The global healthcare community is working to manage an extreme shortage of iodinated IV contrast dye – commonly used in CT scans – caused by a COVID-driven shutdown of a China-based manufacturing facility in Shanghai. Though production has resumed, supply shortages are likely to continue into the summer.
Join Us for the Annual Hall of Fame Event
Our 10th anniversary Hall of Fame dinner and awards celebration will be held Wednesday, June 15. The event will honor individuals and companies who have played a vital role in the health system’s efforts to deliver world-class care to its patients.
Discount Available for Summer 2022 Youth Athlete Training
Our Sports Medicine and Performance Center in Overland Park at 125th and Antioch is now offering a 20% discount for early enrollment in its youth summer program. Discount ends June 6.
Our Health System Named 2022 LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader
We have again been recognized as an LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). The designation was awarded in the 15th anniversary edition of HRC’s Healthcare Equality Index (HEI).
To the Patients of Premier Plastic Surgery
Upon the retirement of the Premier Plastic Surgery practice in Olathe, Kansas, we have acquired their patients’ medical records. This is due to our years of collaboration with their care of patients.
Nurse Academy 2022 Introduces Students to Nursing Careers
High school juniors and seniors who are interested in exploring the nursing profession are invited to apply for our 2022 Nursing Academy.
Pediatric Ophthalmology Now at Eye Center
We now offer comprehensive pediatric ophthalmology at our Eye Center located in Prairie Village, KS.
Athletic Trainers at the Heart of Sports Medicine
During National Athletic Training Month in March, we recognize the 40-plus athletic trainers at our health system for their specialized work with athletes of all ages.