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In the News

February
22,
2021
| 18:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Carly WillisFor a 2 year old, Grace Venneman knows more about hearts than most her age.The playful toddler points to mother Laura Venneman’s chest.“Mama heart.”Laura responds, “Yep, mama’s heart,
February
17,
2021
| 16:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The National Kidney Foundation has launched a clinical tool that assesses chronic kidney disease in pediatric patients, thereby allowing for improved predictions of disease progression.According to
February
16,
2021
| 22:28 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By John PepitoneAs more children return to school for full-time classroom education, there’s an increase in testing students for COVID-19 to make sure they’re safe.Children’s Mercy Hospital is
February
15,
2021
| 16:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Erica Jackson CurranBabies may be known for having perfectly smooth skin, but even little ones can suffer from acne, eczema, and rashes. When skin irritation strikes, think twice before rushing

Press Releases

February
19,
2021
| 14:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy Kansas City announced the opening of its new 9-story, 375,000 square-foot, pediatric research facility located on the hospital’s Adele Hall campus in the heart of downtown Kansas
February
05,
2021
| 23:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Hope, the Golden Retriever who, along with her partner, Hunter, has provided comfort and companionship to Children’s Mercy patients for the last five-plus years, has announced her retirement,
November
11,
2020
| 17:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Area hospitals and healthcare systems including Children’s Mercy, North Kansas City Hospital, Saint Luke’s Health System, and the University of Kansas Health System are joining forces with Community