2018

Blog Posts in 2018

Providence Receives Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award
May 21, 2018

Providence Medical Center announced that it is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2018 Patient Safety Excellence Award ™ , a designation that recognizes superior performance of hospitals that have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially ...

Prime Healthcare Names CEO for Kansas City Region
May 14, 2018

Prime Healthcare has named Steven D. Wilkinson, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer for the Kansas City Region which includes Providence Medical Center, Kansas City KS; Saint John Hospital, Leavenworth, KS; St. Joseph Medical Center, Kansas City, MO; and ...

Rock Roll & Run 5K set for Aug. 18 - Register today!
May 4, 2018

Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 Providence Medical Center Amphitheater 633 N 130th St, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (Parking at VIP Entrance off 126th & State Avenue) Providence Medical Center and the YMCA of Greater Kansas City are proud to present the ...

Local patient thankful to Physicians and Nurses at Providence
May 1, 2018

For Leavenworth resident, Melvin Derritt, having surgery two times in 12 years is plenty! Melvin recently was discharged from Providence Medical Center after having kidney stone removal surgery by Mirian Boci, M.D., a board-certified urologist. ...

Providence Ranked Among the Best with an "A" for Patient Safety in 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades
Apr 24, 2018

Prime Healthcare hospitals spanning six states, including Providence Medical Center, have been named among the nation's safest hospitals, earning an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group, a national non-profit that evaluated more than ...

Providence Ranked Among the Best with an "A" for Patient Safety in 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades
Apr 24, 2018

Prime Healthcare hospitals spanning six states, including Providence Medical Center, have been named among the nation's safest hospitals, earning an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group, a national non-profit that evaluated more than ...

Providence Ranked Among the Best with an "A" for Patient Safety in 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades
Apr 24, 2018

Prime Healthcare hospitals spanning six states, including Providence Medical Center, have been named among the nation's safest hospitals, earning an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group, a national non-profit that evaluated more than ...

Providence Medical Center Adds 3D Mammography for Breast Imaging
Mar 20, 2018

Providence Medical Center has announced that it is the latest health care facility to add new state-of-the-art breast imaging technology called 3D breast tomosynthesis for better breast cancer detection. The facility’s True Breast Tomosynthesis ...

Providence Medical Center Among Top 5% of Hospitals in Clinical Outcomes in Nation According to Healthgrades
Feb 7, 2018

Providence Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, today announced in a special ceremony with local dignitaries that it has received the Healthgrades 2018 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™. The distinction recognizes ...

Providence Receives ACC Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI Accreditation
Feb 6, 2018

The American College of Cardiology has recognized Providence Medical Center for its demonstrated expertise and commitment in treating patients with chest pain. Providence was awarded Chest Pain Center Accreditation with Primary PCI in December based ...

Providence receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Bronze Quality Achievement Award
Jan 23, 2018

Providence Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines ® -Stroke Bronze Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success in ...

Providence Receives CMS Five Star Quality Rating
Jan 9, 2018

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently updated data on the Hospital Compare website and on data.medicare.gov to provide patients, families and all stakeholders with the information needed to compare the performance of ...