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Lisa Augustine
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Jake Jacobson
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August
16,
2016
Aimee Hoflander, patient activity coordinator at Children’s Mercy, stopped to sanitize her hands before walking into the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit and knocking on a patient's door. “Hey, I brought Hunter. Would you like to visit?” She ...
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August
12,
2016
In just a couple of days, streets will be bustling again with school buses and kids walking and riding their bikes to school. Yes, it’s that time of the year, and safety for everyone is paramount. Lots of conversations need to occur to keep ...
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August
09,
2016
Once in a great while, maybe even once in a lifetime, we can have the sense that we are touching something truly remarkable and truly good. Many in the Metro Area know that Big Slick is a fundraiser for Children’s Mercy and that celebrities, David ...
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August
04,
2016
Critical Care Nurse Tracy Anderson is accustomed to saving lives in the Children’s Mercy Emergency Department. During her workout at the gym, not so much. Yet that’s just what happened recently when she and the staff at the Bonner Springs ...
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July
25,
2016
Writing the Book Blog is just that ... a blog about writing The Book. In this case, the book is a history of Children's Mercy - Kansas City. Children’s Mercy is almost 120 years old and the last time a history was published was in 1961. There’s a ...
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July
07,
2016
Every week a toddler shoots someone. Every 30 minutes a child or a teenager is injured or killed by a gun. More than 80 percent of children under the age of 18 who die by gun suicide use a family member’s gun. Three out of four children ...
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June
27,
2016
Some of Hollywood's funniest, philanthropic celebrities descended on Kansas City for 2016's Big Slick Celebrity Weekend. Hosts Paul Rudd, Rob Riggle, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, and David Koechner, who all have local roots, joined 30 of their ...
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August
02,
2016
In recent years, children have asked their friends and family to bring toys and stuffed animals to their birthday party to give to the patients at Children’s Mercy in lieu of traditional presents. Children’s Mercy is now making it easier than ...
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July
12,
2016
At the July 10 Sporting KC match, forward Dom Dwyer announced he will be hosting a birthday party on Monday, August 1, to benefit the Child Life Department at Children’s Mercy. Dwyer’s party is just one facet of the Small Change – Big ...
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June
27,
2016
Some of Hollywood's funniest, philanthropic celebrities descended on Kansas City for 2016's Big Slick Celebrity Weekend. Hosts Paul Rudd, Rob Riggle, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, and David Koechner, who all have local roots, joined 30 of their ...
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