2020

Blog Posts in 2020

Providence named to the Fortune/IBM Watson Health™ 100 Top Hospitals List during 100th Anniversary Year
Jul 1, 2020

Providence Medical Center, a member of Prime Healthcare, has been named to the Fortune/IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals list. This is the first time the Medical Center has been recognized with this honor as one of the top performing medium ...

Providence achieves Healthgrades 2020 Patient Safety Excellence AwardTM
Jul 1, 2020

Providence Medical Center announced today that it is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2020 Patient Safety Excellence Award TM. This distinction places Providence among the top 5% of all short-term acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data as ...

Providence Participates in COVID-19 Nationwide Study
Apr 28, 2020

Providence Medical Center, in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic, is now part of a nationwide study, looking at the utilization of convalescence plasma as a therapy for COVID-19. Sabato Sisillo, MD, Providence Chief Medical Officer, who is a ...

Visitor Update on Providence Campus
Mar 14, 2020

Providence Medical Center is committed to protecting the safety of our hospital patients, healthcare providers and community and remains in close contact with the Wyandotte County Health Department, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment ...

Providence Update Regarding Recent Patient
Mar 12, 2020

Providence Medical Center is committed to protecting the safety of our hospital patients, healthcare providers and community and remains in close contact with the Wyandotte County Health Department, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment ...

Patient Travels from Rhode Island to Kansas City for Award-Winning Spine Care at Providence
Mar 4, 2020

John Leach, a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the United States Army, had exhausted efforts to alleviate back pain he had the past several years. After being told from a pain medicine physician in Rhode Island that epidural shots would no longer ...

Bringing Awareness to Patient Safety At Providence
Mar 3, 2020

Patient Safety Awareness Week, observed March 8-14, 2020, is an annual recognition event intended to encourage everyone to learn more about healthcare safety. It is an opportunity for hospitals to share their work and resources on patient safety, ...

Providence to Celebrate Top Honors and Beginning of 100 Year Anniversary
Feb 24, 2020

Providence Medical Center, located at 8929 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, Kansas, has a lot to celebrate in 2020 and on Feb. 25. On Tuesday, Feb. 25 th, the big “100” provided by Alpha Lit KC will be in the main lobby of the hospital from ...

Providence Among Top 5 Percent of U.S. Hospitals for Clinical Outcomes According to Healthgrades for a third consecutive year
Feb 12, 2020

Providence Medical Center today announced that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2020 America’s 250 Best Hospitals Award™. The distinction places Providence in the top 5 percent of nearly 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for its ...

NAVIO Surgical System™ now available at Providence
Jan 16, 2020

Orthopedic surgeons, Nicholas Aberle, II, M.D., John Vani, M.D., and Timothy Monahan, M.D., are now using robotics-assisted total knee arthroplasty at Providence Medical Center, using the NAVIO Surgical System. The innovative technology involves ...

Mark Benz Named Regional CEO of Prime Healthcare's Four Area Hospitals
Jan 9, 2020

Prime Healthcare's award-winning hospitals welcomed Mark Benz to its leadership team on December 18, 2019, as the new Regional CEO of the healthcare system's four Kansas and Missouri hospitals and affiliated locations, including Providence ...