2016

Blog Posts in 2016

NATIONAL STUDY: Prime Healthcare California Hospitals Achieve 87 Five-Star and 14 Specialty Excellence Awards from Healthgrades
Oct 20, 2016

(Ontario, CA, October 20, 2016) – Prime Healthcare's 15 California hospitals have achieved a total of 87 5-star achievements and 14 Specialty Excellence Awards from Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed ...

NATIONAL STUDY: PROVIDENCE MEDICAL CENTER NAMED AMERICA'S 100 BEST FOR GENERAL SURGERY
Oct 18, 2016

Kansas City, KS (October 18, 2016) – Kansas City, KS (October 18, 2016) – Providence Medical Center released today that it has been recognized by Healthgrades as one of America's 100 Best Hospitals™ for General Surgery. ...

Dr. Prem Reddy Once Again Recognized Among the Most Influential Healthcare Leaders in the Nation
Oct 1, 2016

Prem Reddy, MD, FACC, FCCP, Chairman, President and CEO of Prime Healthcare, has once again been named to Modern Healthcare’s prestigious list of the “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” for 2016. This is the third time that ...

Cardiac Arrest Survivor "Miracle Mike" Ready to Rock, Roll & Run Oct. 8
Sep 12, 2016

When Michael Gibbons steps to the starting line for the first ever "Rock, Roll & Run" 5K Saturday, Oct. 8, it will be nothing short of a miracle! That's because just a few months earlier, the 58-year-old was pronounced clinically ...

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Joins Providence Medical Group
Sep 6, 2016

Athanasios Tsiouris, M.D., a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon, has recently joined Providence Medical Group Cardiothoracic Surgery. “There is a lot of potential here at Providence,” Dr. Tsiouris says. “I’m very ...

Providence and Local YMCA Team Up to Rock, Roll & Run Oct. 8
Sep 6, 2016

Providence Medical Center and the YMCA of Greater Kansas City are proud to present the first annual Rock, Roll & Run Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, at the Providence Medical Center Amphitheater, 633 N. 130th St., Bonner Springs, Kan. Proceeds benefit ...

Dr. Reddy in Conversation with The Advisory Board's Managing Director, Eric Larsen
Jul 18, 2016

We are pleased to share this Q & A featuring Dr. Reddy and Prime Healthcare and the Managing Director of the Advisory Board. The Advisory Board is a prestigious healthcare advisory organization located on three continents, and their Daily ...

Providence Medical Center Earns Level IV Trauma Designation
Jun 28, 2016

Providence Medical Center, has earned the designation of a Level IV Trauma Center by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, making it one of just a handful of state-designated trauma centers in the Kansas City Kansas area equipped to ...

Providence Joint Center Patient Keeps on Truckin'
Feb 15, 2016

After James Jolley was deployed more than a decade ago for Operation Noble Eagle to Ft. Bragg, N.C., he began experiencing hip pain. “We did a lot of running on a hard surface for training,” James explains. “My hips were never the ...

Deep Brain Stimulation Now at Providence Medical Center
Feb 15, 2016

Joshua Klemp, M.D., a Providence Medical Center neurosurgeon, has a special interest in treating patients with Parkinson’s disease and essential tremor with Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS). Dr. Klemp has experience with DBS through his residency ...

Giving for a Brighter Future
Feb 15, 2016

Luis Leon, Prime HealthCare Services President of Operations, presents Kathleen Hanlon, PhD., president of Cristo Rey Kansas City High School, a donation of $25,000 from the Prem Reddy Family Foundation. Dr. Prem Reddy is the Founder of Prime ...

Providence Joint Center Offers Five-Star Care!
Feb 15, 2016

The Providence Joint Center has once again been recognized by Healthgrades as a five-star recipient for total knee replacement 2016. Healthgrades is the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions in order to find the right ...

Providence is new naming rights sponsor for former Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
Feb 5, 2016

Providence Medical Center is the new naming rights sponsor for the former Cricket Wireless Amphitheater located in Bonner Springs, Kansas, now known as Providence Medical Center Amphitheater. Providence Medical Center, with its award winning care and ...

Providence Spine Center Makes the Grade. . .Again!
Jan 4, 2016

The Providence Spine Center has been recognized by Healthgrades as a five-star recipient for spinal fusion surgery for 10 years in a row (2007-2016). Healthgrades is the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions in order to ...