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Lung Health for a Lifetime: New Lung Coordinator at St. Joseph Medical Center Offering Lung Screenings at Lowest Rate in Metro
Nov 19, 2019

St. Joseph Medical Center recently hired a new lung health coordinator to better educate the metro regarding lung health, lung cancer and the alarming trend of vaping, especially among youth. Michelle Boucher, RT, says that recent statistics in ...

St. Joseph Medical Center: A story of a hospital turnaround. The local name you know. The world-class care you will love.
Sep 4, 2019

KANSAS CITY, September 4, 2019 - Only four years ago, St. Joseph Medical Center was on life-support. When Interim CEO Jodi Fincher arrived in 2016, she was handed a $101-million loss in revenues from the previous year. Profitability was at an ...

Prime Healthcare Hospitals Develop Unique Programs Focused on Caring for Growing Senior Population
Aug 6, 2019

Two Missouri Hospitals Serve as Best Practice Models for National System, Three California Hospitals Follow with Geriatric ED Accreditation (ONTARIO, Calif – August 6, 2019) – Senior patients entering the emergency room at St. Joseph ...

St. Joseph Medical Center Announces Addition of Board-Certified Neurosurgeon
Aug 5, 2019

Kansas City, July 31, 2019 - St. Joseph Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Frank Holladay, board-certified neurological surgeon, in conjunction with its new 24/7 neurosurgery coverage now available. This new 24-hour care will ...