March 27, 2014
The first lady of the United States has a message for you: Get moving! No doubt your doctor would agree. Now that spring has finally sprung, we’ll no longer (we hope) be able to blame our lack of activity on snow, ice and cold. Still, no one says you have to take up mountain biking or run a marathon. Sure, after Michelle Obama put out the word that her anti-obesity campaign Let’s Move! wanted to hear how Americans were moving, we got treated to a video of her husband and Vice President Joe Biden jogging through the White House.
March 13, 2014
While early detection is your best weapon against colon and other types of cancer, access to advanced treatment options is a vital part of the fight against cancer. Jennifer Feeback, clinical research director for HCA Midwest Health System offers information about the variety of cancer clinical research trials available at HCA Midwest hospitals (via KCTV 5).
January 31, 2014
The Grossman Burn Center was founded in Southern California in 1969. The center specializes in comprehensive burn care, ranging from acute care and reconstruction to rehabilitation and psychological counseling. The Grossman Burn Center has partnered with several other hospitals across the country. This is the first one to launch in the Midwest region (Reprinted courtesy of KC Nursing News).
January 28, 2014
An accomplished healthcare executive—and the 127-year-old hospital’s first female and person of color CEO—DeSouza will further the hospital’s position as a market leader in providing exemplary healthcare to the area.
December 11, 2013
The first and only Grossman Burn Center in the Midwest will offer comprehensive services to Greater Kansas City area and outlying region.
Kansas City Physician on Forefront of Revolutionary Screening and Treatments for Patients with Hepatitis C Virus Opens Hepatitis Treatment Clinic
December 06, 2013
Dr. Bradley L. Freilich MD, AGAF, of Research Medical Center and Kansas City Gastroenterology and Hepatology Physicians Group announces Hepatitis Treatment Clinic.
November 14, 2013
At 31st Street and Prospect Avenue in Kansas City, the Hope Family Care Center has been trying to make that option more available. The clinic, now in its fourth year, recently expanded its facility and its staff (via The Kansas City Star).
International TIA Expert at Research Medical Center Says Houston Texans Coach’s Sideline TIA Mini-Stroke Should be a Wakeup Call
November 08, 2013
Dr. Iftekhar Ahmed, Medical Director of The Stroke Care Center at Research Medical Center, encourages people to understand and recognize TIA risk factors and symptoms to help prevent a major stroke.
Research Medical Center Earns National “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures” Recognition from The Joint Commission
October 30, 2013
Today, HCA Midwest Health System’s Research Medical Center was named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America.
Hope Family Care Center 0n Prospect Ave. Expands to Provide Healthcare to Underserved Kansas City Neighborhood
October 03, 2013
Cymanthia Thomas, MD, joins the nonprofit through a partnership with Research Medical Center.