St. Mary's Hosting FREE Family Fun Celebration
St. Mary’s Medical Center is hosting a Family Health Celebration
on Saturday, April 26, 9 a.m.-noon, on our campus.
There will be free health screenings and activities for children,
including and a special appearance from Royals’ mascot Slugger.
Mike Dorsey Named Carondelet Health Interim CEO
Michael Dorsey has accepted the position of Interim Chief Executive Officer for Carondelet Health. Dorsey has served as Chief Operating Officer of Carondelet Health and Chief Executive Officer of St. Joseph Medical Center for nearly five years. His new responsibilities add oversight of St. Mary’s Medical Center in Blue Springs, Mo. Read more.
Diabetes Management Course dates for 2014 now available.
Click here to veiw the class listing.
Adult Vaccinations - Are You Covered?
Today, less than half of adults over the age of 20 are considered adequately protected by vaccinations. Bryan Hughes, MD, explains the vaccines and boosters that adults need to be aware of. Read more
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St. Mary's Earns Advanced Certification for Stroke Care
St. Mary's is an Energy Star
St. Mary’s Medical Center has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR certification.St. Mary’s is the only hospital in the Kansas City metro area earning the certification. Read more.
An estimated 50-70 million Americans have some sleep or wakefullness disorders.
Watch our Sleep Center video to find out why you may be losing sleep and what you can do about it..
- Your health depends on it.
Read the new issue of Health Wise
Ascension Health in Negotiations with HCA Midwest Health System
On Transfer of Carondelet Health
Ascension Health has entered into negotiations with HCA Midwest Health System to sell St. Joseph and St. Mary’s Medical Centers and other Carondelet Health subsidiaries in Kansas City, Mo.
More people die from sudden cardiac arrest every year than those that die in car accidents, house fires, AIDs, firearms, colorectal, breast and prostate cancer combined.
The AHA indicates the numbers to be as high as 350,000. Added to this 1.2 million people suffer heart attacks and 700,000 people have strokes. The numbers are staggering and certainly indicate that this could happen to you or someone you love. Learn more