Saint Luke's Newsroom

Dec. 6, 2023
Saint Luke’s East Hospital Named to U.S. News & World Report 2024 Best Hospitals for Maternity Care
This is the highest award a hospital can earn for U.S. News’ Best Hospitals for Maternity Care.
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Nov. 29, 2023
Modern Healthcare: BJC, Saint Luke's of Kansas City Merger to Close Soon
Saint Luke’s Health System CEO, Melinda L. Estes, MD, and BJC HealthCare President and CEO, Richard Liekweg sat down with Modern Healthcare to discuss the announcement and what the new integrated health system can potentially mean for patients and healthcare in our region.
Nov. 29, 2023
BJC and Saint Luke's Health Systems Reach Definitive Agreement to Combine and Accelerate Shared Commitment to Deliver Extraordinary Patient Care
Patient-Centric Health System Will Advance Innovative Models of Care and Improve Health Across Missouri, Illinois and Kansas
Nov. 29, 2023
Research Shows Common Glucose-Lowering Therapy May Slow Aging and Improve Lifespan and Overall Health
New scientific paper proposes SGLT inhibitors as a therapy to slow aging at the cellular level and improve longevity.
Nov. 24, 2023
Health News You Can Use: Precision Oncology for Lung Cancer
We are talking about lung cancer and how precision oncology helps patients diagnosed with the disease with treatment.
Nov. 20, 2023
Hedrick Medical Group and Joy Toy Partner to Host Local Toy Drive
The deadline to drop off donations at Hedrick Medical Group is Thursday, November 30.
Nov. 15, 2023
Saint Luke's North Hospital–Smithville Gift Gallery Now Open
The Gift Gallery provides a boutique-like experience and has greeting cards, gift items, snacks, purses, clothing, and personal items available for purchase.
Nov. 13, 2023
Hedrick Medical Center and Wright Memorial Hospital Call for Red Scarves in Support of Women’s Heart Health

CHILLICOTHE, MO – More women than men die every year from heart disease and stroke.