Cardiologist Tracy Stevens, M.D., has been appointed to the Scientific Advisory Council for WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease based in Washington, D.C. WomenHeart is the nation's only patient advocacy organization solely dedicated to supporting the 42 million American women living with or at risk for heart disease.

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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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The 2017 Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation 13th Annual Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 9 at the Riverside Count

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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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Maggie knew something was terribly wrong when she arrived to pick up her “Nannie” for their weekly coffee outing.

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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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Saint Luke’s Health System has signed an agreement with Washington University’s Alvin J.

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With so many deadly terror attacks, therapists say it can trigger PTSD and high anxiety even among the youngest of ages.

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Barb Wells, a mother of two, was recently diagnosed with her second bout of breast cancer.

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She's only the second person in the world to have two heart transplants and two healthy pregnancies.

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