HCA Midwest Health is the area’s largest healthcare network, consisting of hospitals, outpatient centers, clinics, physician practices, surgery centers and an array of other services to meet the healthcare needs of the greater Kansas City area. More than bricks and mortar, what makes us truly unique is the thousands of compassionate, caring professionals that work tirelessly to not only provide our patients with the highest quality of care when sick, but who also remain committed to keeping patients well. Learn more in our annual report.
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HCA Midwest Health: Taking a Turn for the Better
We acknowledge the many absurdities, complexities and frustrations patients—as well as caregivers—face in today's healthcare arena. Through candidness, hard work and innovation we're making sure that healthcare takes a turn for the better.
Q. A few years ago a friend was diagnosed with cancer and left town for treatment. Now I have cancer. Should I get treated somewhere else, too?
A. Our integrative cancer initiative, Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health, a part of the Sarah Cannon Cancer Network of Excellence, brings the latest care in cancer treatment right here to the Kansas City region. Cancer treatment has made amazing leaps and bounds in the past decade. Now, world class researchers... More
Q. What does a “comprehensive stroke center” even mean, anyway. For something as serious as stroke, isn’t the care you get at hospitals pretty much the same?
A. We know sometimes designations and awards just seem like the healthcare community is patting each other on the back, but they really play an enormous role in improving patient care. Here’s one example – Research Medical Center recently became the first HCA Midwest Health hospital to earn The Joint Commission... More
Q. My dad has had bypass surgery and multiple PCIs and now one of his arteries is completely blocked. He has chest pain that limits his ability to walk his black lab, Tank. He doesn’t think he can take another round of bypass and cardiac rehab. It’s 2017 – there should be better ways by now!
A. Depending on your dad’s condition, there may be other options. Many patients with coronary artery disease end up needing multiple surgeries, especially if they have severe atherosclerosis (the disease that leads to coronary artery blockage). But there are newer, advanced treatments and one of these –... More
About Careers at HCA Midwest Health
As a healthcare professional, you make it your business to be on the front lines, connecting patients, providers and the community to health and wellness. As the area’s largest healthcare network, HCA Midwest Health consists of more than 150 locations including seven hospitals and outpatient centers, clinics, physician practices, surgery centers and an array of services to meet the demands of the greater Kansas City area’s growing healthcare needs. See some examples below. More at turn4thebetter.com
That strength means whether you’re searching for a healthcare career in nursing, as a technologist, billing specialist or admissions professional, HCA Midwest Health offers those and many other health-related positions. From new graduates to experienced professionals, we’ll work to find the job that fits your talents and passion.
What makes us truly unique? The more than 9,000 compassionate professionals of HCA Midwest Health who work tirelessly to provide patients with the highest quality care when sick—and remain committed to community wellness. And continually investing in the most advanced technologies available helps keep patients safe and clinical outcomes excellent.
Find out more about our recognized services including heart attack care, with some of the fastest door to balloon times in the city; stroke care; trauma care; cancer care through the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health; women’s care and neonatal care for premature or ill infants; rehabilitation services and surgical care with the only accredited center of excellence for minimally-invasive gynecologic surgery in the region.
HCA Midwest Health is a vital part of the community we serve through services, taxes and investments to local charitable and civic organizations. Find out more about the significant local economic impact we make in the Kansas City area of well over $1 billion annually in our Community Benefit Report.