The Saint Luke's Center for Surgical Weight Loss has been named an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence®.

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Saint Luke's Health System's telehealth program has expanded through a partnership with Correctional Medical Services, Inc. (CMS), to provide medical care to prison and jail inmates in Missouri.

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The case for in-hospital rapid response teams (RRTs), which have proliferated across hospitals throughout the U.S. in the past decade, may need further study to prove their effectiveness at reducing preventable hospital deaths, according to new research led by a cardiologist at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute.

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Surgeons at Saint Luke's Hospital are successfully removing healthy donor kidneys through a small incision in the back of the donor's vagina. The novel transvaginal kidney extraction procedure has the potential to increase living kidney donations by impacting people's willingness to donate.

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Today, Saint Luke’s Health System announces its “Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Found

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Don Sipes, FACHE, Vice President, Regional Services, Saint Luke’s Health System, was recently honored during a Hedrick Medical Center

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Anderson County Hospital Specialty Clinic Services is pleased to announce Christopher Bagby, M.D., a board c

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Saint Luke’s Health System of Kansas City announced today it has finalized an affiliation agreement with Bishop Spencer Place (BSP), o

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The March of Dimes recently recognized Hedrick Medical Center employee Shelby Harmon, BSN, RN, house supervisor, with the March of Dim

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Agnes Lickteig had known since she was a child that she had a heart murmur. It never bothered her much.

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For almost 4 decades, Dan Verbeck covered the stories of Kansas City never thinking one day he would be the one making news.

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With the recent death of Patty Duke and Muhammad Ali, the lesser known but life-threatening disease is making headlines.  Dr.

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When Arnold Smyth had heart transplant surgery last June, running a 5K was the last thing on his mind.

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EKGs can be an important diagnostic tool for cardiologists.

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Every 15 seconds someone experiences a traumatic brain injury. A concussion is considered a mild traumatic brain injury.

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"It’s been starting to get more prominent lately,” Vicky Raynor, APRN, said—and unfortunately she’s talking about the flu.

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Saint Luke’s No One Dies Alone (NODA) program gives support to people in the final hours who many not have family or friends to be by

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New research shows plaque buildup in the arteries of people between ages 32 and 46 can signal increased heart attack risk.

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The numbers are staggering. One in three Americans will die from heart attack, stroke or cardiovascular disease each year.

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