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KMBC: Saint Luke's East Hospital Seeing Baby Boom Among Its Staff
KMBC talked to new and expecting mothers as 14 members of the NICU and labor and delivery teams are expecting at Saint Luke's East.
Medical Xpress: Four in 10 U.S. Adults Not Comfortable Performing CPR
Six in 10 U.S. adults feel comfortable taking charge and giving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), according to the results of a survey released by the American Heart Association.
Health News You Can Use: Rise in COVID Cases & Summer Safety
According to the CDC, the highly transmissible and contagious BA.2 Omicron subvariant is now the dominant strain in the United States.
Allen County Regional Hospital to Establish a Patient and Family Advisory Council
Patient and family advisors will provide their perspective on changes to hospital policies, care practices, and materials that will help patients and families be actively involved in their health care.
KCTV: COVID Cases Rising in KC, May Be Confused for Allergies
KCTV talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd about the rise in cases across the metro and how to best protect yourself this summer.
KMBC: Local Hospitals React to Rise in COVID Cases
KMBC talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd about the increase and when doctors are seeing severe cases.
Family Care Center in Garnett Offers Free Sports Physicals in June
Free physical exams through the Family Care Center are available to any 7-12 grade student enrolled in Anderson County school districts, including Garnett USD 365 and Crest USD 479.
Clinical Scholars
The Burns & McDonnell team presented a check to Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute to fund two clinical scholar positions.
Health News You Can Use: Maternal Mental Health
Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders are among the most common complication during pregnancy or within the first year after delivery.