• Use of robotic surgery expands in Wichita area

    Use of robotic surgery expands in Wichita area

    In about five years, the Wichita area has gone from one surgical robot at Via Christi Hospital on Harry to eight robots at five regional hospitals: Wesley Medical Center, Newton Medical Center, Hutchinson Regional Medical Center and Kansas Medical Center, in addition to Via Christi. Over the same time, use of the da Vinci Surgical

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  • For specialty hospitals, restrictions on growth

    For specialty hospitals, restrictions on growth

    Physician-owned hospitals say efforts to limit their growth make it difficult to plan for the future, not knowing when — or whether — they’ll be able to add services, beds or jobs. For at least five years, congressional action or talk of it has kept the hospitals from expanding and restricted investment in them. And

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  • Women’s Choice Award: Kansas Medical Center Is Top for Patient Experience in Heart Health

    Women’s Choice Award: Kansas Medical Center Is Top for Patient Experience in Heart Health

    Selection of Kansas Medical Center on list of “Best Hospitals for Patient Experience in Heart Care” is based on women’s preferences, recommendation rating and clinical excellence.   Kansas Medical Center received the Women’s Choice Award from WomenCertified® distinguishing it as one of the 2013 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience in Heart Care. The award is

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  • Kansas Medical Center in top 5% nationally for patient experience

    Kansas Medical Center in top 5% nationally for patient experience

    HealthGrades Study: 80% of patients treated at best-performing hospitals would definitely recommend them to friends, family   Andover, KS (May 22, 2012) – Kansas Medical Center today was named a recipient of the 2012 HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award™. This distinction ranks Kansas Medical Center among the top 5% of hospitals nationwide based on an analysis of

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  • Choose KMC

    When traveling for medical procedures you have a choice for bypass the large which to hospitals and choose Kansas Medical Center our nurse to patient ratio is the lowest in the area.

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  • Featured on InSights

    Featured on InSights

    Insights with Hugh Downs presents information and news regarding the Kansas Medical Center  

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  • Introduction to Kansas Medical Center

    We wanted to created it to be at level with or better than anywhere in the country, and this another exaggeration there is nothing that can be done that’s better than what we have done for all the services we can provide.

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  • A Matter of Ownership

    A Matter of Ownership

    Physician-owned hospital dispute continues locally Kansas Medical Center marked its one-year anniversary this week with a business-as-usual attitude. Nothing at the Andover facility had changed — patient welfare is still the standard, says CEO Badr Idbeis from its debut to day No. 365. Meanwhile, in the center of town, at Wesley Medical Center, the city’s second

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  • Introducing da Vinci® Surgical System Changing the Experience of Surgery at Kansas Medical Center

    Introducing da Vinci® Surgical System Changing the Experience of Surgery at Kansas Medical Center

    The da Vinci®… Changing the Experience of Surgery at Kansas Medical Center If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a condition that may require surgery, you owe it to yourself to learn about all of your medical options, including the most effective, least invasive surgical treatments available. The da Vinci® Surgical System

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