Health Care

Couples Who Workout Together Stay Together

Feb. 10, 2016

Keeping the Heart Emotionally and Physically Healthy at Flex 365 February 1, 2016 – Flex 365 of Lee’s Summit is an independently-owned and family-run gym. The fitness center celebrated its first anniversary late last year, and owner Brad Hughes has made a name for himself and the gym for caring about its patrons. Many of the gym members are couples. ...

FREE dental care for children

Feb. 9, 2016

Contact: Tacie Diehl 816-452-2000 Event Date- February 13, 2016 Where: 5708 North Broadway, Gladstone, MO. When: 2/13/16 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. Why: Dr. Marx likes to help people. He wants children to have a positive attitude toward dentistry. Also, he knows that sometimes parents need a little help. Northland dentist Robert G. Marx began Have a Heart Day, one ...

Online Virtual Career Fair Opens Doors to Health Care Jobs

Feb. 5, 2016

BJC HealthCare to Host Online Virtual Career Fair Thousands of regional job seekers are expected to attend this unique event, taking place Tuesday, February 9, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST (Feb. 5, 2016, ST. LOUIS) – The largest employer in the St. Louis region and one of the nation’s leading health care organizations — BJC HealthCare — ...

Legendary Amphitheater Unveils Major Changes - New Naming Rights & Multi-Million Dollar Renovations

Feb. 4, 2016

THE LEGENDARY AMPHITHEATER TO UNVEIL MAJOR CHANGES IN 2016 NEW NAMING RIGHTS SPONSOR & MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATIONS Who: Providence Medical Center Amphitheater – New Naming Rights for the former Cricket Wireless Amphitheater What: New Naming Rights Sponsor & Multi-Million Dollar Renovations Where: 633 N. 130th Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 Providence Medical Center is the new naming rights sponsor for ...

Intouch Solutions Announces Hire of Chief Financial Officer, Chris Shirling

Feb. 4, 2016

Media Contact: Laura Boyd 913-660-9626 KANSAS CITY (Feb. 4, 2016) – Intouch Solutions is proud to announce the hire of Chris Shirling as its chief financial officer. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch has seen rapid expansion over the past five years. The addition of Shirling further expands the 650-person firm. As CFO, Shirling will be ...

Cancer Medical Review Introduces Online Account Payment Facilities for Patients

Feb. 4, 2016

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) February 4, 2016 - Cancer Medical Review patients no longer need to visit the hospital physically to pay their bills, the premier urology care hospital has made life easier for patients with its new online account payment facilities. "Patient convenience is of prime importance to us and our latest online account payment facility is ...

Spread the Love for Those with Food Allergies & Celiac Disease

Feb. 3, 2016

Food Equality Initiative, Inc. and SunButter Announce The SunButter® Spread the Love Campaign For Immediate Release Overland Park, KS – Feb. 3, 2016 - Food Equality Initiative (FEI) and SunButter are joining forces to launch the SunButter® Spread the Love Campaign, February 1 - 29, 2016. SunButter and FEI are asking Americans nationwide to donate peanut-free, school-safe SunButter Sunflower Butter ...

Tallgrass Creek Residents Celebrate National Puzzle Day

Feb. 3, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 3, 2016) – Fifty residents of Tallgrass Creek retirement community this week played a variety of number and word games – nonstop for two hours -- to celebrate National Puzzle Day. They played the following games found daily in the Kansas City Star: Sudoku, Kenken, Word Scrimmage, Lexigo, Jumble, Seven Little Words, and Celebrity Cipher. Six ...

Primrose Retirement Community of Kansas City Hires New Sales Director

Feb. 3, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO – Primrose Retirement Community of Kansas City has hired Alyssa Winnett to be their new Sales Director. Winnett began her duties on January 4th, and in this capacity, she will oversee all the marketing and sales efforts as well as public relations events and community outreach for Primrose of Kansas City. Winnett graduated from Kansas State University ...

It’s Lifelong Learning All the Time at Tallgrass Creek

Feb. 1, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 1, 2016) -- If you peek into Tallgrass Creek’s living room on many Thursday afternoons between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m., you will find a roomful of residents and visitors paying rapt attention to a lively educator. The “students” are enjoying one of many educational presentations conducted by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, part of the ...


Jan. 28, 2016

Lee’s Summit, MO, January 28, 2016– After a long two year search for an associate, Dr. Hansen has found the perfect match for her patients and her practice. “We have the best patients in the whole world. Our patients’ trust in our orthodontic treatment has created sustained growth for our office, and we really needed another doctor. Dr. Lindquist is ...

Stop the Most Contagious Disease Worldwide

Jan. 27, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELASE FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: 1/27/2016 Leah Sigler, RDH Children’s Dental Health Month 816-931-2191 The Smile Salon is pleased to celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month in February by offering free first visits for children two (2) years old and younger. We want to help children off on the right dental path. If you have a baby ...

Mental Health Classes For Families Begin Feb.18,2016

Jan. 27, 2016

Press Release 2016-01-27 Mental Health Classes for Families NAMI of Greater Kansas City, the local organization of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will offer its Family-to-Family Education Program beginning Thursday February 18, 2016. NAMI Family-to-Family is a free 12-session education program for family caregivers of adults living with mental illness. Mental illness includes major depression, major anxiety disorders, bipolar ...

Sphere3® Expands the Blue Pants Program based on Multiple Hospital Success

Jan. 26, 2016

Sphere3® Expands the Blue Pants Program based on Multiple Hospital Success Kansas City, KS (January, 2016). Sphere3® announces the success of the Blue Pants Program for 2015. All hospitals using both Aperum® and the Blue Pants Program consistently have experienced positive changes in their patient feedback and leadership rounding outcomes. Sphere3® also announces the newly available certification program and has ...

Travanse LivingTM Supports Family Caregivers With FREE February Presentations

Jan. 25, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Trisha McClanahan, Lifestyle Specialist 913.791.0020 • Travanse LivingTM Supports Family Caregivers With FREE February Presentations OLATHE, KAS: From caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia to caring for yourself, Travanse LivingTM offers free educational presentations to help you navigate challenging waters. Daily Strategies for Dementia Challenges Date & Time: ...

Skinks, Parrots, Frogs, and Chinchillas — Oh My!

Jan. 25, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS (January 25, 2016) -- Tallgrass Creek residents met a skink, a parrot, a frog, and a chinchilla this month when the Kansas City Zoo brought its ZooMobile to the retirement community. Zoo educators, animal ambassadors, and touchable bio facts visited Tallgrass Creek in an effort to create a connection between residents and wildlife. With a focus on ...


Jan. 23, 2016

Contact: Jody Ehrhardt FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tel. 1 (816) 405-6076 Email: Date: 1/23/16 WATER RELIEF COLLECTION FOR FLINT MICHIGAN Ehrhardt Clinical Research, LLC (ECR) will be taking donations of bottled water and money for the Flint Michigan Water Crisis. ECR would like the help of Kansas City and its surrounding area to help us send as much water and ...

The Research Foundation to Host Bixby Symposiums

Jan. 22, 2016

Physicians, nurses and health care professionals invited to register KANSAS CITY, Mo., (Jan. 21, 2016) – The Research Foundation will host two continuing medical education (CME)/continuing education unit (CEU) symposiums in the spring. The 27th Infectious Disease Symposium is Friday, April 15 at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel. The symposium will offer the tools and knowledge needed to identify and ...

RSVP Med Spa Utilizes GentleMax Pro and MedioStar NeXT for Effective Laser Hair Removal

Jan. 21, 2016

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) January 22, 2016 - Facial and body hair in women is considered unfeminine and is quite embarrassing for many women. With the increase in rise of hair removal products it gives the proof that it matters a lot that removing unwanted hairs matters a lot in improving the beauty and skin care. Understanding this, ...

Pure Barre Now Open in Zona Rosa Town Center

Jan. 21, 2016

Kansas City, MO 01/21/16 – Residents of KCMO (Northland) can now lift, tone, burn at Pure Barre’s newest franchise location in Zona Rosa Town Center. Studio owner, Michelle Keraus is excited to bring Pure Barre, the nation’s largest and fastest growing barre concept, to KCMO, located at 8526 NW Prairie View Rd. Ste. 100. Since it began franchising in 2009, ...

Mosaic Life Care Brightens Up January With Winter Blues, Gloom…or Bloom

Jan. 19, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: June LeBlanc Life Celebrant and Life Center Team Leader Mosaic Life Care at Shoal Creek 8870 NE 82nd Terrace Kansas City, MO 64158 816-437-8239 Mosaic Life Care Brightens Up January With Winter Blues, Gloom…or Bloom January 18, 2016 (Kansas City, MO): Seasons can have a heavy influence on our moods. During the winter months it is ...

Summit to address latest advances in telemedicine

Jan. 19, 2016

Health care providers, payers and health policymakers are invited to learn about the latest advances in telemedicine at the 2016 Missouri Telehealth Summit. Sponsored by the University of Missouri School of Medicine’s Missouri Telehealth Network, the free summit will take place from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, at the Capitol Plaza Hotel and Convention Center, 415 W. ...

CYO’s New Concussion Management Protocol

Jan. 18, 2016

The CYO of Johnson & Wyandotte Counties ( is proud to announce the release of a new policy that promises to impact the lives of children across the metro area. The CYO Concussion Protocol is a brand new policy governing education, assessment, and care related to concussions in youth athletes. This policy is now in effect in the CYO of ...

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