In the News

September
10,
2019
| 06:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
From the time they are infants, we take the necessary precautions to protect our kids, but how can we keep them safe once they start driving? Role model. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), traffic accidents remain
September
09,
2019
| 08:59 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Emily Holwock There are now more than 200 reports of lung disease linked to vaping nationwide, and many patients are teens and young adults. Kansas City hospitals are also seeing cases. Dr. Alvin Singh said it's a dangerous
September
05,
2019
| 04:03 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Jillian Carroll It’s back to school time so we wanted to share some ways to stay healthy. Who better than RN, BSN, CPN – Cardiology Pediatric Nurse at Children’s Mercy Wichita and mother of two, Mallory Ruyle, to keep us in the know about

Our Stories

August
27,
2019
| 03:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Dr. Mark Fisher, Director, Adaptive Sports Medicine Program, Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Staying active benefits all children, but for kids with physical or cognitive differences, sports can be a game-changer for their overall
August
26,
2019
| 11:21 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy is now enrolling for its research based pre-reading program designed for children 4-6 years of age that have not entered first grade. 'Rhyming to Reading’ teaches early reading skills such as rhyming, sentence awareness, the
August
23,
2019
| 05:36 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Children’s Research Institute celebrated a monumental event – the official Topping Off of the building. Many of the donors who are making this dream possible gathered in Hospital Hill park to sign the final beam for the building, and watch
August
19,
2019
| 06:17 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Everyone knows a balanced diet is vital to staying healthy, but good nutrition is especially important for student-athletes to fuel their brain and body for optimal performance. Lora Edwards, senior clinical nutrition specialist at Children’s

Press Releases

June
18,
2019
| 03:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
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
| 04:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
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
| 04:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
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