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Hedrick Family Care offering second Covid-19 vaccination clinic to Phase 1B – Tier 3 population
The event will be on Friday, March 26, and appointments are required.
Vegetable Soup
A great heart-healthy recipe for a chilly day from Saint Luke's Food As Medicine Everyday Program.
KSHB: Kansas City-area doctors say pregnant women can get COVID-19 vaccine
KSHB talked to Dr. David Streitman and Mary Williams about why pregnant women should talk to their doctors about getting the vaccine.
KMBC: Young colon cancer survivor warns others of rising trend
KMBC talked to one local colon cancer survivor and Dr. Megan McNally about the importance of screenings and paying attention to warning signs.
Health News You Can Use: Colorectal Cancer Rising in Younger Adults
Dr. Liudmila Schafer explains the concerning trend doctors are seeing and when to start regular screenings.
Cathy Kerns named Hedrick Medical Center 2020 Employee of the Year
Other nominees were 2020 Employee of the Quarter winners: Leony Walker, Lisa Todd, and Cassie Wade.
The Kansas City Beacon: Our Pandemic Year: Local woman reflects on COVID-19 hospitalization
The Kansas City Beacon talked to Susan Mikulecky who was hospitalized at Saint Luke's South Hospital for COVID-19.
The Kansas City Beacon: Our Pandemic Year: Bishop Spencer Place resident reflects on COVID-19
The Kansas City Beacon talked to Bishop Spencer Place resident Mary Moore about how the pandemic has changed her life and getting the COVID-19 vaccine.
Hedrick Family Care offering Covid-19 vaccinations to Phase 1B – Tier 3
The clinic was previously reaching out only to patients who were eligible within the State of Missouri’s designated high-risk tier groups.