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Allen County Regional Hospital.
Iola Register: Hospital goes under Saint Luke's umbrella
As of July 1, Allen County Regional Hospital is now part of Saint Luke's Health System. The Iola Register took a look at the July 1 transition as well as the hospital's history and the new ACRH administrator, Elmore Patterson.
Saint Luke’s South campus rendering. Sun Newspaper Collection, Johnson County Museum.
Shawnee Mission Post: Johnson County's hospitals and healthcare systems
With so much health news amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Shawnee Mission Post wrote a three-part series exploring the history of health care in Johnson County, including Saint Luke's.
Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute Transplant #745
Andrew Widman was merely hours old when doctors discovered he had a rare heart defect called transposition of the great arteries.
Saint Luke's IBM Watson Top 15 Health Systems 2020
Saint Luke’s Health System Named to the IBM Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems List
Saint Luke's Health System has been recognized as one of the top-performing health systems in the U.S. by IBM Watson Health.
Allen County Regional Hospital
Kansas City Business Journal: Saint Luke's will add 19th (and most distant) hospital to its system on July 1
Saint Luke's Health System will assume management of Allen County Regional Hospital on July 1. The critical access hospital serves Iola, Kansas, and the surrounding communities.
Elmore Patterson, Steve Schieber, and Jeff Johnson at a Board of Trustees meeting
Iola Register: Allen County Regional Hospital ready for changeover
Saint Luke's Health System will assume management of Allen County Regional Hospital on July 1, 2020.
KCTV 5 News. Migraine and headache awareness. Sponsored by: Saint Luke's Health System
KCTV: Migraines get worse during the pandemic
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many are experiencing worsening or more frequent migraines. KCTV talked to Dr. Sarah Gibbons about what's causing this trend and what people can do to reduce migraines.
Saint Luke’s Health System Announces Closure of Cushing Hospital
Financial impact of COVID-19 pandemic responsible for decision
Miracle Man Survives Traumatic Stroke Experience
Time is everything during a stroke. Birch laid on the floor in his home for days before he got help. Read his story and his miraculous recovery.