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St. Joseph Earns Platinum Recognition in Cardiac Care
Sep 24, 2014

Kansas City — St. Joseph Medical Center has earned the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2014. St. Joseph is one of only 256 hospitals nationwide to receive the ...

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Joins Medical Staff
Sep 10, 2014

The Carondelet Heart Institute at St. Joseph Medical Center welcomes John Forman, MD, to its medical staff. Dr. Forman is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon who is also board certified in general surgery. Dr. Forman will serve as the Director ...

St. Joseph Stroke Center Earns Quality Awards
Aug 27, 2014

St. Joseph Medical Center has earned the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Earns Magnet Recognition--Again
Aug 6, 2014

St. Joseph Medical Center has again attained Magnet® recognition as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. It is the third straight time St. Joseph has earned this recognition. This ...

St. Joseph Marks Heart Awareness Month with FREE Communitiy Event
Feb 10, 2014

Numbers are important when it comes to one’s health. Learning blood pressure, cholesterol levels, blood sugars and more can help determine a person’s heart health. To mark American Heart Month, St. Joseph Medical Center is hosting a FREE ...

Stroke Center at St. Joseph Earns Gold-Plus Award
Dec 11, 2013

– St. Joseph Medical Center has again earned the Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. This award recognizes St. Joseph's commitment ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Earns National Breast Center Accreditation
Dec 31, 2012

The Breast Center at St. Joseph Medical Center has earned a three-year full accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. Accreditation by the NAPBC is only ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Among the Top in Kansas City in U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Rankings
Dec 5, 2012

St. Joseph Medical Center tied for fourth in the Kansas City area in U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals metro area rankings. U.S. News & World Report evaluates nearly 5,000 hospitals across the country and recognizes hospitals in ...

St. Joseph and St. Mary's Medical Centers Earn National Healthcare Awards
Nov 29, 2012

St. Joseph and St. Mary’s Medical Centers have earned prestigious honors in Professional Research Consultants’ (PRC) 2011 National Excellence in Healthcare Awards. PRC presented Five-Star Patient Perception Awards to the 2 North ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Designated Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
Nov 26, 2012

The Breast Center at St. Joseph Medical Center has been designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). This prestigious designation means the Breast Center at St. Joseph has earned accreditation in ...

Perinatologist Joins St. Joseph Medical Center
Nov 16, 2012

Gene T. Lee, MD, recently joined the medical staff at St. Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Lee specializes in perinatology, the care of mother and fetus during high-risk pregnancies. Dr. Lee earned his medical degree at the University of Chicago Pritzker ...

Get With the Guidelines Gold Plus Award
Nov 12, 2012

St. Joseph Medical Center Earns Get With the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award Kansas City, Mo. – St. Joseph Medical Center has earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The ...

Vote to Help the Breast Center at St. Joseph Medical Center Win $50,000
Nov 5, 2012

Kansas City, Mo.– The Breast Center at St. Joseph Medical Center has been named a finalist in the Pink Well Challenge, a fundraising effort by The Lester and Sue Smith Foundation that is offering matching grants to organizations engaged in ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Earns Accreditation in CT, MRI and Ultrasound
Nov 5, 2012

Kansas City, Mo.– St. Joseph Medical Center’s Radiology department has earned a three-year accreditation for computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasound from the American College of Radiology (ACR). St. ...

Plastic Surgeon Joins St. Joseph Medical Center
Nov 5, 2012

Kansas City, Mo.– John Michael Quinn, MD, FACS, recently joined the medical staff at St. Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Quinn is board-certified in plastic surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He specializes in breast ...

Carondelet Home Care Names Carol Morley Director of Clinical Services
Dec 31, 2011

Kansas City, Mo. – Carol C. Morley, RN, BSN, has been named Director of Clinical Services for Carondelet Home Care. Morley has more than 30 years of experience in the home health care industry. Prior to joining Carondelet Home Care, Morley ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Earns Cancer Accreditation
Dec 20, 2011

Kansas City, Mo.– St. Joseph Medical Center’s Cancer Program has earned a Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. St. Joseph undertook an intensive evaluation process, which ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Earns Chest Pain Accrediation
Dec 8, 2011

Kansas City, Mo. – St. Joseph Medical Center has earned Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Chest pain Centers. St. Joseph undertook a rigorous evaluation and refinement of heart care processes in order to integrate the ...

St. Joseph to Hold Diabetes Awareness Month Health Fair
Nov 1, 2011

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Mothers Find Help with Breast Feeding through Support Group
Oct 26, 2011

Kansas City, Mo.– The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends exclusive breastfeeding (with the exception of vitamin and mineral supplements or medications) for about the first six months of infancy, with continued breastfeeding, along with ...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness and Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Sep 30, 2011

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Heather Beheler Named Carondelet Health's Chief Resource Officer
Sep 26, 2011

Kansas City, Mo.—Carondelet Health announces Heather Beheler, EMBA, is named Vice President and Chief Resource Officer. Beheler is responsible for planning, developing, leading, facilitating, coordinating and implementing all actions needed to ...

Carondelet Heart Institute to Host Groundbreaking Ceremony
Sep 12, 2011

Kansas City, Mo.— The Carondelet Heart Institute will host a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday, September 30, 4–6 p.m., for the expansion of the facility. The ceremony will take place outside the current facility, located at 930 ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Names CEO
Aug 26, 2011

Kansas City, Mo—Michael A. Dorsey has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer at St. Joseph Medical Center and Chief Operating Officer of Carondelet Health. Dorsey brings more than 25 years of senior-level health care experience to St. ...

No More Knee Pain
Aug 24, 2011

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