Independence healthcare provider meets all criteria as a Comprehensive Center, according to national quality standards established to deliver...

As it's "Back to School" season, Dr. Patterson explains that school physicals with your child's primary care doctor are an important part of ...

Dr. Stephanie Graff, director of the Breast Program at the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health, discusses the positive impact...

Centerpoint Medical Center
June 07, 2018

Dr. Lori Boyajian O'Neill discusses ways to keep your child healthy and safe while playing sports.

Jackson County’s leading healthcare provider one of 55 STEMI centers across state improving response time and care for heart attacks.

Hospital is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award™, a designation that recognizes superior performance of hospitals...

American College of Cardiology NCDR ACTION Registry Platinum Award recognizes high standards of patient care.

Patients reunited with First Responders and hospital staff that saved lives.

Centerpoint Medical Center
May 21, 2018

Centerpoint Medical Center's Level Two Trauma Team went into action following a tragic accident, saving this Blue Spring teenager's life.

Accomplished healthcare leader returns to Kansas City after serving as CEO for another HCA facility in Covington, Louisiana, to replace retiring...

Centerpoint Medical Center
May 10, 2018

New parents from Centerpoint Medical Center can't wait to go home from the hospital and celebrate this Mother's Day at home and enjoy their new...

Centerpoint Medical Center
May 10, 2018

Next Week is National Women's Health Week and Dr. Mindi Beahm, board-certified General Surgeon at Centerpoint and Lee’s Summit Medical Center...

Centerpoint Medical Center
May 07, 2018

Michael Moberg was diagnosed with colorectal cancer at a young age and turned to Dr. Syed Karim, with Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Centerpoint...

Independent industry watchdog Leapfrog provides ratings to consumers so they can inform themselves and families when facing a hospital stay.

The simple blood test can enhance mammography screenings by identifying genetic material arising from tumors to help discover breast cancer at...

For more than 35 years, Williams has played a significant role in shaping healthcare in the communities he has served.

Centerpoint Medical Center
March 22, 2018

HCA Midwest Health was one of the first in Kansas City to use the da Vinci® XI, one of the most advanced robotic surgical systems available in...

Centerpoint Medical Center
March 22, 2018

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to make a plan to protect your health. Dr. Paresh Patel, Gastroenterologist...

Centerpoint Medical Center
March 21, 2018

Dr. Lori Boyajian-O'Neill discusses Type I and Type II Diabetes, the risks and what you need to do to lower your chances of developing these ...

Centerpoint Medical Center
February 20, 2018

Sudden cardiac death claims the lives of 350,000 Americans each year. But, HCA Midwest Health patient, David, was equipped with an innovative...

Two patients who received another chance at life will be reunited with First Responders and healthcare teams that worked collaboratively to save...

HCA Midwest Health affiliate opens eighth CareNow in Kansas City market to provide additional access points for patients with non-threatening...

Centerpoint Medical Center
January 29, 2018

Dr. Lori Boyajian-O'Neill, with HCA Midwest Health, discusses winter joint pain and what we can do to minimize the affects.

Centerpoint Medical Center
January 17, 2018

Centerpoint Medical Center’s Dr. David Dyck discusses the dangers and provides helpful tips when working out in the cold weather.

Centerpoint Medical Center
December 18, 2017

The cold weather is coming, so now is the time to protect yourself from common winter injuries and illnesses. Dr. Jennifer Patterson, board ...

Eastern Jackson County’s largest healthcare provider named to nurse.org Best Hospital list.

Centerpoint Medical Center
December 11, 2017

Dr. Lori Boyajian O’Neill with HCA Midwest Health discusses ways to skip the calories during Holiday meals by offering tips on healthier alternatives...

Centerpoint Medical Center, Research Medical Center, Menorah Medical Center and Overland Park Regional Medical Center welcome Santa who will ...

Centerpoint Medical Center
November 20, 2017

HCA Midwest Health held its annual Neonatal ICU Thanksgiving event on Sunday. Centerpoint NICU “Family Graduates”, the Murffs, came to the event...

Centerpoint Medical Center
November 20, 2017

Centerpoint Medical Center’s Chef Richard Sanell shares important steps to take to have a great Thanksgiving meal, while also protecting your...

Specially designed to provide high-quality, ER-level care as quickly as possible for treatment of minor illnesses and injuries, most Rapid Care...

Centerpoint Medical Center
November 15, 2017

Dr. Rachel Sosland discusses the importance of a new study showing new guidelines for blood pressure, which means millions more Americans may...

Of more than 3,200 Joint Commission-accredited hospitals nationwide that reported 2016 data, only 480 have been named 2017 Pioneers in Quality™...

Centerpoint Medical Center
October 11, 2017

Dr. Lori Boyajian-O’Neill, with HCA Midwest Health, shares tips to make sure your Halloween is more of a treat by keeping your kids safe.

The fear of concussions in football has resulted in fewer children participating in youth leagues across the U.S since 2009. However, because...

As another school year starts, so does a new season of athletic events. There are some things parents need to keep in mind as kids hit the soccer...

Know what to look for with the signs and symptoms of concussion and learn when it is safe to go back to play.

Breast Center demonstrates firm commitment to offer patients every significant advantage in battle against breast disease.

Distinguished cardiologist will serve with other cardiology professionals committed to the science and practice of nuclear cardiology, which ...

Centerpoint’s Medical Director of Emergency Services, Dr. Mike Museousky, offers tips to stay safe and cool during this week’s record heat wave...

Centerpoint Medical Center
July 06, 2017

Dr. Lori Boyajian O’Neill answers some top questions that every parent asks about Back to School health.

Centerpoint Medical Center
June 26, 2017

GERD, or Gastroesophageal reflux disease, is a common condition, but what isn't so common is one of the ways it can be treated. General Surgeon...

Hospital receives American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s (AHA/ASA) 2017 Get With The Guidelines® Heart Failure Gold Plus achievement...

American Heart Association recognizes hospital’s commitment to quality stroke care.

More than 200 employees participated in annual walk to help raise money to fight the nation’s No. 1 and No. 5 killers.

Mike Spiegel spent countless nights sleeping sitting up in a chair and having his personal and professional life impacted by severe reflux disease...

Centerpoint Medical Center
May 23, 2017

Dr. Thomas Dowd, OB-Gyn at Centerpoint Medical Center, discusses the trend in women hysterectomies robotically, which reduces down time and pain...

Technologically advanced system magnifies images up to 10x to allow surgeons unprecedented close-up views during minimally invasive procedures...

Centerpoint Medical Center
May 03, 2017

Dr. Lori Boyajian-O’Neill, with HCA Midwest Health, shares how to prepare your body for pregnancy.

Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider walks to improve health of area moms and babies.

Strain is wheelchair bound following horrific accident that left his mother and brother dead in 2004, but as far as he’s concerned, there are...

Dena Hubbard of Sunflower Neonatology Associates, who is medical director of the NICU at Centerpoint Medical Center, said she's noticed more ...

Independent industry watchdog Leapfrog provides ratings to consumers so they can be informed when facing a hospital stay.

Innovative stroke care program, which includes Centerpoint Medical Center, will provide physicians and patients enhanced care close to home with...

Centerpoint Medical Center
April 06, 2017

Dr. Lori Boyajian-O’Neill, with HCA Midwest Health, shares how you can recognize the unique symptoms affecting women that can help identify a...

Nearly 70 fifth graders from Thomas Hart Benton Elementary School will have a day of education on healthy living.

Slated for completion by Fall 2018, the hospital will add 64 acute-care private beds and state-of-the-art full-service in-patient therapy and...

100 percent of all potential and eligible Centerpoint Medical Center donors donated, allowing 40 people to receive a new lease on life due to...

Recognition honors companies that lead with integrity and align principles with action.

Centerpoint Medical Center
March 09, 2017

HCA Midwest Health’s Dr. Paresh Patel discusses the benefits of a colonoscopy and the importance of knowing the signs and symptoms of colon cancer...

Sports and family medicine physician and internationally renowned concussion management expert will continue advocacy for efforts of organization...

Centerpoint Medical Center
February 27, 2017

Independence School District students got an up close and personal viewing of the da Vinci® Surgical System, a state-of-the-art robotic system...

Independence school kids will get a living lesson in STEM education curriculum when two physicians demonstrate Da Vinci Robot Surgery.

Centerpoint Medical Center
February 23, 2017

Centerpoint Medical Center's Nurses made red hats for the tiniest patients in the NICU with a message of heart health.

Centerpoint Medical Center
February 22, 2017

Centerpoint Medical Center's Dr. Paul Nager, Cardiologist, explains the life-saving procedure CODE ICE and how it saved Mari’s life after cardiac...

Centerpoint Medical Center
February 15, 2017

Dr. Rachel Sosland shares information about heart attacks in women.

Patients at Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Centerpoint Medical Center enjoyed hundreds of Valentine’s thanks to generous students at the Independence...

Centerpoint Medical Center
February 09, 2017

Dr. Gregory Ballard, orthopedic surgeon with Centerpoint Medical Center, is using 3D printing technology to help joint replacement candidates...

Centerpoint Medical Center
February 06, 2017

February is Heart Month and heart disease is the leading cause of death in our country. More than 370,00 Americans die every year. But the statistics...

Centerpoint Medical Center and Lee’s Summit Medical Center will honor and reunite first responders with five patients whose lives were saved ...

Dr. Lori Boyajian-O’Neill from HCA Midwest Health talks about seasonal depression, how it may affect you and what you can do about it.

Centerpoint Medical Center
January 26, 2017

Winter can pose a lot of threats to our health, especially for the elderly. Dr. Jennifer Patterson, of Family Care of Independence and Centerpoint...

Centerpoint Medical Center—part of HCA Midwest Health, Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider—today announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s...

Centerpoint Medical Center
December 22, 2016

The Missouri Mavericks made a special delivery to HCA Midwest Health’s Overland Park Regional Medical Center and Centerpoint Medical Center. ...

Centerpoint Medical Center, Research Medical Center, Overland Park Regional Medical Center and Menorah Medical Center to welcome Santa, who will...

Each hospital will host Thanksgiving dinner sponsored by Missouri Mavericks, Plowboys BBQ and former NICU family James Arkell and Sarah Hunt ...

Centerpoint Medical Center’s Dr. Gregory Ballard, Orthopedic Surgeon, is leading the way in providing patients customized knee implants designed...

Hospital has been honored with an outstanding "A" grade in the Fall 2016 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades.

Centerpoint Medical Center
October 24, 2016

From the common cold to the seasonal flu, Dr. Lori Boyajian O’Neill looks at the top illnesses affecting kids during the fall and winter.

CTMC’s Athletic Trainer Cole Webster recently received the “Brain Saver” Award for his heroic actions by quickly identifying signs and symptoms...

Hundreds of NICU families and graduates expected to attend festivities at Paradise Park —including tiny Joaquin Ramirez who graduated two months...

Experts, including board certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician Dr. Gregory Ballard, to address youth pitching injuries, ...

Centerpoint Medical Center
September 08, 2016

It's no secret that heart disease is the leading cause of death. But if you're diabetic, your chances of dying from heart disease is up to four...

HCA (NYSE:HCA), the parent of company of HCA Midwest Health, is donating up to $100,000 to the American Red Cross for flood relief in Louisiana...

Centerpoint Medical Center
August 24, 2016

Dr. Lori Boyajian O’Neill, with Midwest Sports Medicine Physicians, provides perspective on the Xenith football helmet recall and the need for...

Centerpoint Medical Center
July 27, 2016

With the start of school right around the corner, Dr. Lori Boyajian O’Neill says adequate sleep and good nutrition will provide students a solid...

Dedicated professional receives prestigious recognition as a result of dynamic, results-oriented leadership.

Centerpoint Medical Center
July 14, 2016

It won't be long before our kids will be heading back to school and there are a few things parents should be doing now to get them ready. Dr....

Centerpoint Medical Center
July 14, 2016

Young athletes are being pushed harder today. Many are year-around athletes, and these last summer months are often the hardest on them. Dr. ...

First-of-its-kind in Independence, Mo., patient-centric cancer center integrates diagnosis and treatment services under one roof.

Centerpoint Medical Center
June 21, 2016

With rising temperatures, you may be at risk for heat exhaustion. Dr. Mike Museousky explains signs, symptoms and tips on how to avoid getting...

Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider partners with AHA-ASA to develop comprehensive heart failure and stroke diagnosis and treatment protocols...

Accomplished nursing executive and clinician will further the hospital’s position as a community healthcare leader dedicated to high-quality,...

Emergency Room Nurse receives nursing award for compassionate care in Nashville ceremony at HCA headquarters today. Marsh demonstrated compassion...

Centerpoint Medical Center
May 12, 2016

Dr. Lori Boyajian O’Neill looks at the common myth of infertility. And no, it is not rare.

Childbirth101 developed as a strategy to reach growing audience of savvy millennial parents-to-be and other expectant parents who rely on targeted...

Three patients with remarkable stories of survival will be reunited with medical teams and First Responders who helped save their lives. Patients...

Centerpoint Medical Center, Lee’s Summit Medical Center and Research Medical Center to expand, better meeting community needs.

Heather Palmer, Centerpoint Medical Center Assistant Chief Nursing Officer and Patrick Avila, Research Medical Center, Executive Vice President...

Centerpoint Medical Center
April 11, 2016

Dr. Lori Boyajian O’Neill, of HCA Midwest, discusses the symptoms of a woman having a stroke. By getting treatment fast, you can preserve brain...