• 4th of July Safety tips

    4th of July Safety tips

    Now that summer has finally kicked into full gear, it’s time for some 4th of July Safety Tips. We hope you have a safe and happy 4th of July!   HIGHWAY SAFETY Millions of people will be on the highways over the Fourth of July weekend. The Red Cross offers these five things everyone should do

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  • Kansas Medical Center has completed its first TAVR procedure

    Kansas Medical Center has completed its first TAVR procedure

    KANSAS MEDICAL CENTER ANNOUNCES FIRST IMPLANT OF COREVALVE™ EVOLUT™ PRO TRANSCATHETER VALVE WITH ADVANCED SEALING   Kansas Medical Center (KMC) announces its first commercial implant of the newly FDA approved CoreValve™ Evolut™ PRO valve for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis for symptomatic patients who are at high or extreme risk for open heart surgery.

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  • Andover Medical Clinic changes hospital group affiliation, hires physician

    Andover Medical Clinic changes hospital group affiliation, hires physician

    By Levi Yager The Andover Medical Clinic switched from Via Christi to Kansas Medical Center (KMC) in April 2016. At the same time, the clinic did some building remodeling. They also hired Dr. Kari Clouse as a new physician in June. “It’s been a good transition. The community loves the hospital out there, so it

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  • Outpatient Physical Therapy

    Outpatient Physical Therapy

    Our physical therapy program under the direction of Jason Mettling, DPT. We offer treatment for a wide range of conditions including: •  Post-surgical rehabilitation •  Sports rehabilitation •  Orthopedic rehabilitation for: shoulders •elbows •wrists •hands •hips •knees •ankles •feet •back •neck •pain Kansas Medical Center’s Physical Therapy program is ASTYM certified. We use specific tools

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  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

    Cardiac Rehabilitation

    Here you will learn more about Cardiac Rehabilitation offered at Kansas Medical Center. Cardiac rehabilitation is a medically supervised exercise program with educational opportunities for persons with heart disease or those at risk for heart disease. The program is under the direction of a physician and combines the expertise of several disciplines to best serve

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  • Happy Movember!

    Remember to get your prostate checked! During the month of November Kansas Medical Center and Wichita Urology are offering a FREE PSA screening. Please call 316-300-4000 to find out more. What is prostate cancer? The prostate is a gland located immediately below the bladder, in front of the bowels. It produces fluid that protects and

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  • Five Star Recipient Award for Treatment of Respiratory Failure

    Five Star Recipient Award for Treatment of Respiratory Failure

    NATIONAL STUDY: KANSAS MEDICAL CENTER IS A HEALTHGRADES FIVE-STAR RECIPIENT FOR TREATMENT OF RESPIRATORY FAILURE CARE   Andover, KS (October 18, 2016) – Kansas Medical Center today announced that it has achieved 5-stars for its performance in Treatment of Respiratory Failure care from Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions to find

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  • Five Star Recipient Award for Treatment of Pneumonia

    Five Star Recipient Award for Treatment of Pneumonia

    NATIONAL STUDY: KANSAS MEDICAL CENTER IS A HEALTHGRADES FIVE-STAR RECIPIENT FOR TREATMENT OF PNEUMONIA CARE Andover, KS (October 18, 2016) – Kansas Medical Center today announced that it has achieved 5-stars for its performance in Treatment of Pneumonia care from Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions to find the right doctor,

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  • Kansas Medical Center, Emergency Services Professional Association, and East Wichita Properties plan to build a new, full service 24/7, Emergency Department at 21st Street and Webb Road.

    Kansas Medical Center, Emergency Services Professional Association, and East Wichita Properties plan to build a new, full service 24/7, Emergency Department at 21st Street and Webb Road.

    Kansas Medical Center (KMC), Emergency Services Professional Association (ESPA), and East Wichita Properties (EWP) have teamed up to bring a new ER to North East Wichita. The new ED is set to open in the next 12 to 16 months. Members of ESPA, all of whom are certified Emergency Medicine physicians, will staff the Emergency

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  • Now Hiring for Physical Therapist Position

    Now Hiring for Physical Therapist Position

    Kansas Medical Center is looking for outstanding individuals to join our team! We currently are looking to hire a Physical Therapist This position will predominantly work with inpatient individuals but must have flexibility to work with outpatient individuals as well. Make a turning point in your career when you join the team of professionals at KMC.

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  • Kansas Medical Center acquires former Via Christi clinic

    Kansas Medical Center acquires former Via Christi clinic

    By Bryan Horwath Kansas Medical Center has acquired a former Via Christi clinic in Andover. As of April 1, the property, at 308 E. Central, was renamed the Andover Medical Clinic, according to Kansas Medical Center spokesman Malik Idbeis. The family practice clinic will continue to be run by physician Stephen Lemons, Idbeis said. Financial

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  • Kansas Medical Center Named One of the Nation’s 100 Top Hospitals

    Kansas Medical Center Named One of the Nation’s 100 Top Hospitals

    The prestigious Truven Health 100 Top Hospitals® annual awards program has named Kansas Medical Center as one of the highest-performing hospitals in the nation. “The 2016 100 Top Hospitals award winners represent the highest national standards in hospital care and management. They set the benchmarks for peers around the country to follow,” said Jean Chenoweth,

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