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In the News

September
24,
2020
| 17:16 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Allison Gibeson That shadow looked creepy! I can’t see anything in here! Where are you? Sound familiar? Many children experience being afraid of the dark, a fear officially known as
September
21,
2020
| 23:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Thomas Friestad and Brian Kaberline After years of planning and multiple previous designs, construction will wrap up on Children’s Mercy Research Institute's new $200 million headquarters
September
18,
2020
| 19:58 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Zac Summers There was a special birthday surprise Wednesday night for a young Kansas City boy fighting cancer. Family and teammates of JaMaurii Baker decorated their cars with balloons,
September
17,
2020
| 18:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Caitlin Knute As Kansas City continues to add to a record-breaking year of homicides, some of our youngest and most vulnerable are among the rising numbers. While the death of 4-year-old

Press Releases

August
05,
2020
| 22:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy announced today that Michelle P. Wimes, JD, a leading expert in diversity, has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer, effective September 14. In
July
29,
2020
| 19:29 PM Europe/Amsterdam
KANSAS CITY, KANSAS (July 29, 2020) — The University of Kansas Medical Center and Children’s Mercy Kansas City announced today that they will be leading the regional efforts of a nationwide clinical
June
16,
2020
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 16, 2020 – Children’s Mercy Kansas City is once again recognized as one of the nation’s top pediatric hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2020-2021 “Best