Health Care

Kansas City Urology Care Becomes the First Treatment Provider of RapidArc Technology

June 27, 2016

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) June 27, 2016 - Radiation or radiotherapy for prostate cancer treatment has been under the scanner for its probable side effects in some cases. But, at the same time, harmful after-effects of any therapy can be mitigated by the use of technology. However, precision is not the only concern in this field. It also ...

The Whole Person to Celebrate the 26th Anniversary of the ADA

June 25, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Terri Goddard Office Phone: (816) 627-2220 Cell Phone: (816) 572-0497 Email: The Whole Person to Celebrate Independence KANSAS CITY, MO (June 25, 2016) — Monday July 23rd and Saturday, July 25, 2016, The Whole Person will be celebrating the 26th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in grand style with their 2nd annual ...

Mirabile MD MedCosmetic Offers Free Decolletage While Getting a Full Face Ultherapy

June 24, 2016

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) June 24, 2016 - Established in 1999, Mirabile MD MedCosmetic is the right place to get the latest in non-surgical aesthetic treatments. They also offer FDA approved ultherapy with 80% success rate. Now, the center has come up with a money saving promotion. Get a full face ultherapy (brows + cheeks + upper neck) ...

Concorde Career College Hosting Men’s Health Fair

June 23, 2016

For more information, contact: Valerie Morrow 913-745-2149 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Concorde Career College Hosting Men's Health Fair: Time for a Tune Up Kansas City, Mo. (June 23, 2016) -- Did you know that men live, on average, six years less than similarly-aged women? Just like a car, men have a maintenance schedule that they often ignore. Whether it’s brushing ...

Intouch Solutions Announces Hire of VP of Strategic Planning and Innovation, Chris Humphreys

June 21, 2016

KANSAS CITY (June 21, 2016) – Intouch Solutions is proud to announce the hire of Chris Humphreys as its vice president of strategic planning and innovation. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch has seen rapid expansion over the past five years. The addition of Humphreys further expands the 650-person firm. As VP of strategic planning and innovation, ...

Trail ride for Local Kids with Cancer

June 17, 2016

June 25th come out to Big River Ranch, Lexington,Mo for the 4th Annual Trailride for Childhood Cancer. All the funds raised go to helping families right here in Kansas City!! We have three families we are helping at the moment. More waiting for help! Bailey Bennett lost her battle at age 8 but we fight on to help other kids! ...

4th International Conference and Exhibition on Rhinology and Otology

June 16, 2016

Conferenceseries LLC Invites participants from all over the world to attend the “4th International Conference and Exhibition on Rhinology and otology” going to be held during May 01-03, 2016 in Dubai, UAE. Otolaryngology-2017 Conference highlights the theme “Expanding Horizon in the field of Rhinology and Otology”. Otolaryngology-2017 is an event designed in a way to provide an exclusive platform for ...

Erickson Living, Manager of Tallgrass Creek, Named a Best Place to Work in Information Technology

June 15, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (June 16, 2016) -- Erickson Living, developer and manager of Tallgrass Creek retirement community, today announced that IDG’s Computerworld magazine has selected it as one of the “top 100 organizations” that have created dynamic and rewarding environments for their information technology (IT) professionals. Specifically, the company was ranked No. 23 among large organizations, and recognized for having ...

AARP Services Inc. Proudly Recognizes Jeffrey Adams for 50+hours of Volunteer Work

June 14, 2016

Raymore, MO (May2016) - AARP Services Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of AARP that oversees providers and the products offered to its members, recognizes Jeffrey Adams for 50+ volunteer hours through the ACES community service program. Adams Insurance Services has sponsored the OATS Transportation Bus service for seniors to shop and dine for over three years. Last year, the sponsorship ...

The National Center for Drug Free Sport Announces Athletic Trainer Continuing Education Award Recipients

June 13, 2016

CONTACT: Gene Willis, Director of Marketing.; 816.285.1423 KANSAS CITY, MO. (June 13, 2016) – In honor of the work that high school and collegiate certified athletic trainers perform to prevent drug abuse and to ensure fair and safe sport, The National Center for Drug Free Sport® (Drug Free Sport®) established the Drug Free Sport Continuing Education Award in 2010. ...

Hoefer Wysocki Architecture Launches New Clinical Technology Solutions Dividon With 2 Key Hires

June 9, 2016

June 9, 2016 (Leawood, Kan.) – Leawood-based firm Hoefer Wysocki Architecture has added two key industry leaders to launch its new Clinical Technology Solutions (CTS) service line. The new venture will provide integrated medical equipment planning and IT consulting and design solutions. The new service area is in response to market demands by healthcare clients to integrate more technology design ...

Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute Recognized for Excellence

June 9, 2016

Kansas City’s Only Orthopedic Hospital Named Center of Excellence, Achieves Full AAHHS Accreditation Leawood, Kan. – June 6, 2016 – Optum®, a leading information and technology-enabled health services company and the Health Services platform of UnitedHealth Group, has designated Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute as a Center of Excellence (COE) for its patients seeking joint replacement surgery. Each year, Optum conducts ...

KCU Receives HCF Grant to Fight Obesity in Urban Neighborhoods

June 9, 2016

(Kansas City, Mo. – June 8, 2016) – Score 1 for Health, an outreach program of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, has received a two-year grant in the amount of $175,000 from the Healthcare Foundation of Greater Kansas City. This funding will be used to expand CHAMPS (Coaching Health and Movement Program with Students), a successful pilot program ...

Tallgrass Creek Residents Set Popsicle Stick Dice Stacking Record

June 7, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (June 7, 2016) -- You may wonder why Bill Klasincki (left) is pictured stacking dice on a popsicle stick held firmly in Shalini Gavankar's mouth while Esther Dritely (left) and Joan Garner attentively watch. The four were among many Tallgrass Creek retirement community residents who celebrated Senior Fitness Day with competitive games on land and in the ...

Travanse LivingTM at Olathe and Olathe Health System Partner for Wellness

June 6, 2016

OLATHE, KAN: Travanse LivingTM at Olathe is excited to announce a new partnership with Olathe Health System (OHSI). OHSI is opening a rehabilitation clinic located inside the new senior living community at 101 W. 151st Street. The Rehab Place at Travanse Living will offer services to Travanse Living residents and outpatient care to the general public. This will be OHSI's ...

NMMAA Releases its “First Do No Harm PSA Campaign”

June 3, 2016

July has been chosen to be Medical Malpractice Awareness Month. It is the time to encourage all citizens to continue the momentum to further decrease incidents of medical malpractice by taking part in observances to increase awareness of medical negligence, by recognizing medical negligence as a global challenge, and by joining the united effort in eliminating harmful medical practices. The ...

Code Blue Conference

June 3, 2016

"Medical Malpractice and the effect on America" Be inspired by world-changing thinkers and advocates in the medical malpractice community. Are you ready to have the conversation and begin the truth-telling about medical negligence and its' affect on the community. As we weave through our conversation we want to focus on elevating the level of trust by: •Telling the truth-speaking with ...

The Whole Person is Planting Independence

June 2, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO (June 2, 2016) — Saturday, June 4, 2016, 85 volunteers will converge on 19 homes across the Greater Kansas City Metro area to help begin “Planting Independence – One Yard at a Time” for people with disabilities. The Whole Person, a nonprofit center for independent living, is Planting Independence by providing assistance with general yard work to ...

RSVP Med Spa Introduces DeScribe PFD Patch

June 2, 2016

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) June 2, 2016 - DeScribe, a transparent PFD patch is now introduced in one of the leading practices of Kansas City - RSVP Med Spa. Post the Q-Switched lasers, this is the most innovative and technologically advanced solution for removing tattoos. The FDA-cleared system brings a great new method for removing multi-pass tattoos rapidly. ...

The Whole Person to Plant Independence

June 1, 2016

Media Inquiries Please Contact: Terri Goddard - Resource Development Manager Email: Phone: 816-572-0497 KANSAS CITY, MO (June 1, 2016) — Saturday, June 4, 2016, 85 volunteers will converge on 19 homes across the Greater Kansas City Metro area to help begin “Planting Independence – One Yard at a Time” for people with disabilities. The Whole Person, a nonprofit center ...

Tallgrass Creek is Named a Top 10 Skilled Nursing Facility in Kansas City Area

June 1, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (June 1, 2016) -- Tallgrass Creek has been recognized as one of the Top 10 Skilled Nursing and Rehab Facilities in the Kansas City Area by the National Post-Acute Continuum. This honor is based on CMS Quality Rating and Financial Efficiency Scores. NPACC honored Tallgrass Creek, which is managed by Erickson Living, May 25 at its Readmissions ...

SAVE, Inc. Celebrates 30 Years of Providing Housing to Kansas City’s Homeless

June 1, 2016

SAVE, Inc. is proud to announce its thirtieth year as the leader in providing comprehensive housing solutions to socially and medically disadvantaged people in the greater Kansas City area. For more than 30 years, SAVE Inc. has been providing housing and housing solutions to socially and medically disadvantaged people. SAVE, Inc. was founded in 1986 by courageous volunteers who recognized ...

Paula Gregory, DO, Assumes Helm as Dean of KCU-Joplin Campus

June 1, 2016

(Kansas City, Mo. – June 1, 2016) – Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCU) today welcomes Paula M. Gregory, DO, as dean of its new College of Osteopathic Medicine in Joplin, Missouri. The announcement of Dr. Gregory’s selection for the role came earlier this year. As dean, Dr. Gregory will lead the academic, research and clinical services of ...

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