Healthcare and Insurance

Children’s Mercy Re-Aligns Transplant Units

Children’s Mercy announced this morning that it had established a new organization for its transplant patients, the Brendan Tripp Elam Transplant Center. The hospital issued a statement saying that the new structure would bring together "the collective strengths, knowledge and experience of their… more

Children’s Mercy Hosts Surprise Celebration for Elizabeth Ferrell, Marks Center Anniversary

Children's Mercy Hospital put on a combined party this afternoon for a good friend--Elizabeth Ferrell, who is celebrating her 75th birthday--and to recognize the fifth anniversary of the fetal health center that's named in her honor, thanks to a $2 million gift from… more

Mercy Opens Joplin Cancer Center

Mercy Hospital Joplin has opened a multimillion-dollar cancer center that will allow residents of southwest Missouri and southeast Kansas to receive local treatment for their conditions.  The new center will include a number of features not previously available at one… more