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Medical Staff Prepare for All-Star Week
The hospital is the Official Medical Provider for All-Star Week, and medical staff are preparing to respond to any minor or major medical needs that might occur during All-Star Week events. Watch the video.
Medical team prepares for All-Star Week
Hospital Honored for Reducing Waste
The hospital has won the Environmental Protection Agency's 2011 WasteWise Gold Achievement Award. The distinction is a first for the hospital. Just 27 organizations around the country received the WasteWise honor. Read more.
A New Treatment for Brain Aneurysms
Two women are diagnosed with aneurysms during routine follow-up exams. Both benefit from the latest technology only available at The University of Kansas Hospital. A minimally-invasive surgery using the Pipeline™ Embolization Device potentially saved their lives. Read more.
 KU Hospital first to offer PED for brain aneurysms
 A Car for Christmas
Cars 4 Christmas, a program that donates cars to people who have fallen on hard times, awarded a car to The University of Kansas Cancer Center patient Cheryl Curse after case manager Lizzie Linderer nominated her following a particularly difficult year. Find out more.
Safety Tips for Aging Athletes
Kim Templeton, MD, talks about how the risk of injury increases as athletes age and offers tips on how to safely continue an exercise routine. Watch the video.
Dr. Kim Templeton explains how to keep aging athletes safe
Transplant Wait Times are Among the Shortest in the Country
When 27-year-old Amy Honeycutt was evaluated by the liver transplant team, she didn't have many options. Watch Amy's story and hear from our new transplant director, Timothy Schmitt, MD. Watch the video. 
Amy Honeycutt receives life-saving liver transplant