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Lisa Augustine
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816.302.0197
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Jake Jacobson
Senior Manager, Public Relations
816.701.4097
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September
22,
2016
When children get headaches, it can be difficult for them to understand or express what's bothering them. It can be equally challenging as a parent to decide on the appropriate action to take.   Hear the discussion ...
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September
22,
2016
Children’s hospitals lose more money than other facilities treating children covered by Medicaid and may be under pressure in 2018 when federal payments compensating for this loss are reduced, according to a new study. Medicaid typically ...
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September
21,
2016
A new analysis provides more evidence that feeding peanut products or eggs to your baby can help them avoid being allergic to those foods. Amy Goode's five-year-old son, Nicholas, is allergic to peanuts, eggs and dairy. She'd like for her ...
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September
23,
2016
EpiPen (Epinephrine Auto Injector) and Mylan Corporation are hot topics in the news. EpiPen cost has increased 400% since Mylan bought the rights to manufacture and distribute it. Patients and families are looking for alternatives at a more ...
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September
19,
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. ...
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September
16,
2016
They are the child development experts who realize children need play even when they’re sick, help little ones understand that “changing your dressings” is about bandages, not a new outfit, and provide distractions to calm ...
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September
14,
2016
Times have changed and candidates love taking digital interviews. We know because we have surveyed more than 1 million of them and the results are overwhelmingly positive. Video interviewing is convenient for candidates, they love the chance to tell ...
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September
19,
2016
OLATHE, KAN. (SEPT. 19, 2016) – Leaders from Children’s Mercy and Olathe Medical Center have agreed to work together to provide an enhanced level of pediatric services for children in Southwest Johnson County and the surrounding ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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