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In the News

October
21,
2020
| 15:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Will Boggs, MD The rates of perforated appendicitis in children in the New York City metropolitan region increased after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers
October
19,
2020
| 15:16 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Pat McGonigle Experts say calls to the hotline for the National Eating Disorders Association are up 70-80% in recent weeks. And doctors on the frontlines here in Kansas City say they have
October
16,
2020
| 15:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Josh Silverman This Halloween, safety is even more top of mind with the coronavirus outbreak. Ally Brendmoen, RN of Children’s Mercy Wichita talks with Good Day Kansas about some safety tips
October
12,
2020
| 20:40 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Robert Preidt COVID-19 has led to widespread job loss in the United States. And now a new study reports that when unemployment rates rise, so do hospitalizations of children. They found that

Press Releases

October
15,
2020
| 16:57 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy Kansas City, one of the nation’s top pediatric medical systems, and Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PACB), a leading provider of high-quality sequencing of genomes,
October
13,
2020
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), is working with Children’s Mercy Kansas City – one of the top pediatric health systems in the country – to help support the
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