Health Care

Top Experts to share latest on BRCA gene Breast Cancer Sept. 17

Aug. 27, 2015

Elizabeth Prostic was young, married for only a few years and the mother of a new baby. A native of Kansas City, Elizabeth had all the things many of us hope for when she was suddenly struck down by breast cancer. Elizabeth died from BRCA-related breast cancer. When BRCA mutations are detected, there are many things that can be done ...

Park University Hosting Career and Internship Fair on Sept. 23

Aug. 25, 2015

Park University’s Career Development Center will host its Fall Career and Internship Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Breckon Sports Center on the University’s Parkville Campus. The event is open to the public, especially recent college graduates and individuals looking for entry-level positions. The fair will include more than 50 large and small companies, ...

Kansas City Internal Medicine recognized by UnitedHealthcare for improving service to Medicare Advantage members

Aug. 24, 2015

Kansas City Internal Medicine is proud to announce that it has recently earned the 2014 UnitedHealthcare PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award. The PATH program was developed by UnitedHealthcare to help improve outcomes for its Medicare Advantage members by encouraging greater use of preventive health care services. The PATH Excellence in Service Award is based on clinical results that measure ...

Travanse Living at Olathe Hosts Two Educational Events

Aug. 21, 2015

September, 2015 – (Olathe, KS) Travanse Living™, a new assisted living and memory care community opening in early 2016 and located at 101 West 151st Street in Olathe, will present two educational events this month. “A Guide to Caring for a Loved One with Memory Loss” will take place on Tuesday, September 1 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the ...

Providence Physician Plants Seeds of Good Health

Aug. 19, 2015

To look at Russell King, M.D., a board-certified family physician with Providence Medical Group-Family Medical Group, you might think he’s better suited to golfing than gardening, but you’d be wrong. Dr. King, along with members of the Village West Rotary Club, friends, family and co-workers, has taken on a community garden project that’s helping feed those in need in Wyandotte ...

Healthy Teeth – an important facet of your facial beauty

Aug. 19, 2015

Dentists in Miramar, fl have been providing oral care to families located in the city and treating numerous patients irrespective of the age-group they fall into. They are skilled and experienced enough to offer comprehensive solutions catering to dental health needs of their patients. Of course, they aim to render you with healthy, bright and beautiful smiles. Orthodontics- an art ...

Senior Star at Villa Ventura Welcomes New Executive Director

Aug. 17, 2015

Senior Star at Villa Ventura is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeff Brown as the new executive director of its senior living community. Brown has more than 15 years experience in the senior living industry having served in various management roles using his knowledge in the areas of operations, management and compliance. “We are thrilled to have Jeff join ...

Wichita Law Firm Files Data Breach Class Action Against Indiana Company

Aug. 17, 2015

HUTTON & HUTTON LAW FIRM, LLC 8100 E. 22nd St. N., Bldg. 1200 Wichita, Kansas 67226 http://www.huttonlaw.com _______________________________________ PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact firm Managing Partner Mark Hutton Phone: (316) 688-1166 / E-Mail: Mark.Hutton@huttonlaw.com Medical Informatics Engineering Data Breach Sparks Class Action Lawsuit, Hutton & Hutton Announces Lawsuit filed in Kansas U.S. District Court seeks class ...

Lead Bank Announces Strategic Partnership with The City of Kansas City Human Relations Department

Aug. 14, 2015

The Human Relations Department of The City of Kansas City, along with local partners, hosted Kansas City’s 9th Annual Kansas City Government Contracting & Procurement (KCGCP) Forum, “Beyond All Limits” earlier today. Lead Bank was announced as a strategic partner with The Human Relations Department’s “For Change” initiative which helps small businesses grow financially by providing business loans to certified ...

Kansas City Chiropractors Offer Free Care to Kids August 17-23

Aug. 14, 2015

The local doctors at Fulk Chiropractic, in Olathe, KS, are offering free chiropractic care to all children in the Kansas City Metro area during their Kids Week, August 17th-23rd, 2015. With the recent rise in demand for chiropractic care for children, the Kansas City chiropractors at Fulk Chiropractic want to make sure that every parent has an opportunity to have ...

Educational event on BRCA breast Cancer gene Sept. 17

Aug. 13, 2015

September program set to educate public on breast cancer and genetic ties Elizabeth Prostic was young, married for only a few years and the mother of a new baby. A native of Kansas City, Elizabeth had all the things many of us hope for when she was suddenly struck down by breast cancer. Elizabeth died from BRCA gene breast cancer, ...

Chinese Medicine on the rise in Kansas City

Aug. 13, 2015

Kansas City, MO - If you've ever traveled to a major city in Asia, or been to any large metropolitan area in the U.S., you may have noticed the abundance of acupuncture and herbal clinics along city streets and neighborhoods. The rising demand for safe and natural medicine has led to much greater awareness of this traditional medicine. So much ...

MedTrak’s Acquisition of Smith Premier Expands EnvisionRx Pharmacy Benefits Offering for Smaller Employers

Aug. 12, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas – MedTrak Services, a division of Envision Rx, announced that it has acquired Smith Premier Services, a pharmacy benefit management company located in South Carolina. Terms were not disclosed. MedTrak provides a full suite of pharmacy benefit management services tailored to meet the unique needs of middle market self-insured employers. The acquisition expands MedTrak in the southeastern ...

St. Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City is recognized on U.S. News & World Report

Aug. 12, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 11, 2015 - Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City has been recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Annual Best Hospital rankings for 2013-14. The hospital ranks #2 in Missouri, #2 in the Kansas City Metro area, and is recognized among the Best Hospitals in Northwestern Missouri. The hospital also ranks as high-performing ...

Lupus Walk Pre-Party with Comedienne Sean Hill

Aug. 11, 2015

EVENT NAME: Pre-Party for Lupus Walk SPONSOR ORGANIZATION: Lupus Foundation of America THEME: “Raising Awareness and Seeking a Cure for Lupus” DATE/TIME: Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 6:00pm until 2:00am LOCATION: Qudos Cigar Bar, 1116 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64106 $5 DONATION TO SUPPORT THE LUPUS FOUNDATION AND LUPUS PATIENTS CONTACT INFORMATION: Belinda Jay Artis, beljartis.ba@gmail.com, 816-277-9573 NOTEWORTHY DETAILS: ...

Jnaine Tate is the No 1 Producer 4th Consecutive Year by AALTCi

Aug. 11, 2015

Janine Tate a partner at ACSIA Partners has once again been recognized as the No. 1 producer of long term care premiums in Kansas. This is the fourth consecutive year Tate has received this distinction from the American Association of Long-Term Care insurance Association. Read more here: http://janinetate.acsiapartners.com/News/Release/5597

Tallgrass Creek’s Luau Party Brings Spirit of the Islands to Kansas

Aug. 11, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KS –Tallgrass Creek residents Ed and Eva Byerly (pictured) took to the photo booth August 8 during the retirement community’s Luau Party when the spirit of the islands came to Kansas for a day. They were joined by 80 continuing care neighborhood residents and more than 120 guests who sampled a variety of food and activities. The party ...

St. Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City is recognized on U.S. New & World Report

Aug. 7, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 8, 2015 - Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City has been recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Annual Best Hospital rankings for 2013-14. The hospital ranks #2 in Missouri, #2 in the Kansas City Metro area, and is recognized among the Best Hospitals in Northwestern Missouri. The hospital also ranks as high-performing ...

Jackson County Hosts 16th Annual International Conference

Aug. 5, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI. [August 3, 2015]— Eitas the Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County welcomes the 16th Annual Gentle Teaching International 2015 Conference attendees and speakers September 9-11, at the Westin Crown Center Hotel. The conference offers ongoing dialogue in a global community, building on the momentum of previous years while seeking new ways to cultivate a spirit of gentleness ...

Kansas City Internal Medicine Receives 2015 Best of Overland Park Award

Aug. 3, 2015

OVERLAND PARK July 22, 2015 -- Kansas City Internal Medicine has been selected for the 2015 Best of Overland Park Award in the Internal Medicine Practitioners category by the Overland Park Award Program. Each year, the Overland Park Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local ...

Golf Classic to Benefit Mission Project Health Programs

Aug. 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Sarah Mai, Mission Project, 913.777.6722 sarahmai@themissionproject.org Golf Classic to benefit The Mission Project health programs Charity event takes place on Sept. 21 at Lake Quivira Country Club MISSION, Kan. (Aug.1, 2015) – The Mission Project’s 11th Annual Golf Classic is set for Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, at Lake Quivira Country Club. A $150 ticket gets ...

SCAA Welcomes 2015 Board President Tracy Allen

Aug. 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT Tara Smith for SCAA Phone: (562) 624-4100 Email: tsmith@scaa.org SCAA Welcomes 2015 Board President Tracy Allen SEATTLE, Santa Ana, Calif. (April 21, 2015) The Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA), a non-profit trade organization and world leader in coffee knowledge development, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracy Allen, CEO of Brewed Behavior, as the ...

KCU Welcomes Class of 2019 during White Coating Ceremony

Aug. 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lisa Cambridge Director of Public Relations (816) 654-7038 (913) 602-8652 (cell) lcambridge@kcumb.edu (Kansas City, Mo. – Aug. 1, 2015) – The Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine (KCU), the largest medical school in Missouri and one of the oldest osteopathic medical schools in the country, welcomed the Class of 2019 to ...

KCSecondSaturday Divorce Advice Workshop - August 8, 2015

July 31, 2015

Contact: Anne Peterson FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 913-912-0924 July 31, 2015 Nationally Acclaimed Second Saturday Divorce Workshop August 8, 2015 – Kansas City Inspired by the Women’s Institute for Financial Education (WIFE.org),Local Financial Expert, Attorneys and Divorce Therapists Unite in Helping Women Navigate the Challenges of “Untying the Knot” When WIFE.org co-founders Candace Bahr and Ginita Wall founded “Second Saturday Divorce ...


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