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In the News

April
13,
2021
| 20:03 PM Europe/Amsterdam
by Sarah Ritter & Lisa GutierrezDemetrius Bush made some of the most important plays of his varsity basketball career in front of an empty gymnasium. He spent the last classes he’ll have with
April
09,
2021
| 17:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Jillian Carroll Keeping kids active is so important to their physical and mental health. Dr. Brian Harvey is sharing tips for how kids can stay safe during sports activities and return to the
April
08,
2021
| 16:09 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Greg EchlinFor Gunar Reed, 17, life has been anything but routine.The mere thought of an early graduation ceremony Wednesday night for the SM West High School senior had been a “big, big thing”
April
07,
2021
| 16:33 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Carolyn CristThroughout the pandemic, doctors have found that pregnant women who contract COVID-19 may be able to pass the infection to their babies. In a new case study, doctors in Kansas City

Press Releases

April
14,
2021
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy announced today it will be leading the regional efforts of a nationwide pediatric COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial by participating in the Pfizer-BioNTech global Phase 1/2/3
April
05,
2021
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy and Vibrant Health have entered into an affiliation to serve the health care needs of children in our community and increase access, services and convenience for even more families
March
09,
2021
| 17:01 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy announced today that Jeanne M. James, MD, FAAP, MBA, has been named Pediatrician-in-Chief, and the new Chair of Department of Pediatrics at Children’s Mercy, the UMKC School of