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KMBC: KC cardiologists answer questions about COVID-19 vaccines, heart concerns
KMBC talked to Dr. Michael Nassif about how heart issues from the COVID vaccine are extremely rare and why you're more likely to have heart problems with a COVID infection.
Fox News: Church member receives kidney from his pastor: A ‘blessing from God’
Fox News talked to Jeremy and Jack about their story of friendship and faith.
Kansas City Business Journal: 2021 CFO of the Year honoree: Chuck Robb
Chuck Robb was named as a 2021 CFO of the Year honoree. Read his Q&A with the Kansas City Business Journal.
Kansas City Beacon: KC health officials work to increase COVID vaccination rates as delta variant spreads
The Kansas City Beacon talked to Dr. Andrew Schlachter about the vaccine and what he's seeing in the Intensive Care Unit.
Health News You Can Use: Heart disease & diabetes deaths climb amid pandemic and Saint Luke's Cardiometabolic approach
Over the pandemic, heart disease and diabetes deaths increased significantly. Recent data from the CDC shows these death rates saw the biggest jumps in at least two decades.
Media Coverage: Saint Luke's Mini Team USA
To celebrate the Olympics, Saint Luke's nurses crocheted gold medals and dressed our new babies as Olympic athletes to celebrate our babies, moms and dads, and Team USA. Our newest members of Mini-Team USA have been seen locally, nationally, and internationally. 
From the ICU to 10,000 Steps a Day
Saint Luke’s helped Luis Cordoba reclaim his life after diabetes diagnosis
Kansas City Business Journal: Saint Luke's lands two KC-area hospitals among region's best
Saint Luke's Health System landed a second Kansas City-area hospital among the region's best, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual ranking of the country's medical centers.
Saint Luke’s recognized on U.S. News and World Report’s 2021-2022 Best Hospitals List
For the 14th consecutive year, Saint Luke's has been named to U.S. News and World Report's Best Hospital list. This year's top achievements include recognition as one of the top 25 cardiology and heart surgery programs in the nation.