In the News

June
21,
2019
By Matt Stewart  One of the stars of "Stranger Things" is in town Thursday to promote the third season of the hit Netflix show. David Harbour, who plays Chief Jim Hopper on the show, started his day at Target, where he bought
June
20,
2019
As part of its Childhood Hunger Initiative and to help alleviate summer childhood hunger, Harvesters—The Community Food Network is offering its summer feeding program – Kids Cafe – at more than 50 sites this summer. Working with the USDA and the
June
17,
2019
By Jillian Carroll This week’s Health Matters segment with Children’s Mercy Wichita we share about the timely topic of summer safety tips for children. Wendy Mosiman, DNP, a Nurse Educator at Children’s Mercy Wichita shares important tips for

Our Stories

June
24,
2019
Dr. Joy Fulbright, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Director, Adolescent and Young Adult program, Medical Director, Survive and Thrive program When your child is diagnosed with cancer all you hope and pray for is that your child survives. You’re
June
21,
2019
Dynamic stretching continues to be a very beneficial, but sometimes underutilized tool prior to athletic activity. It consists of active stretching using controlled, rhythmic movements. Dynamic stretching not only increases flexibility but also aids
June
10,
2019
A split second was all it took to forever change Chester Clark’s young life on Aug. 7, 2015. While his grandfather mowed the lawn on a warm summer evening in Kearney, Mo., Chester’s grandmother took him and his sister outside to play. “My
May
28,
2019
Children’s Mercy is recognized as one of the top five kidney care programs in the nation, and has been ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report for the past eight years. We asked, Dr. Bradley Warady, Division Director of Pediatric

Press Releases

June
18,
2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 18, 2019 – 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 2019-2020 “Best Children’s Hospitals” report. For the fifth year in a
June
04,
2019
WESTWOOD, Kan. (May 9, 2019) Centrus Health of Kansas City, a physician-led, clinically integrated network (CIN), announces today its pediatric-focused partnership with Children’s Health Network (CHN), creating a more sophisticated and inclusive
May
23,
2019
Kansas City, Mo. – May 23, 2019 - The University of Kansas Health System today announced the transition of certain pediatric specialty care providers and clinics from The University of Kansas Health System to Children’s Mercy. The anticipated