HCA Midwest Health is the area’s largest healthcare network, consisting of hospitals, outpatient centers, clinics, physician practices, surgery centers and an array of other services to meet the healthcare needs of the greater Kansas City area. More than bricks and mortar, what makes us truly unique is the thousands of compassionate, caring professionals that work tirelessly to not only provide our patients with the highest quality of care when sick, but who also remain committed to keeping patients well. Learn more in our annual report.
Our Kansas City Area Hospitals
2016 Community Report
HCA Midwest Health: Taking a Turn for the Better
We acknowledge the many absurdities, complexities and frustrations patients—as well as caregivers—face in today's healthcare arena. Through candidness, hard work and innovation we're making sure that healthcare takes a turn for the better.
Q. Can’t sleep with hospital noise, then they wake you up to check on you.
A. Hospitals are busy places, filled both with people working 24/7 and patients who need to rest while they might be in pain or frightened. At HCA Midwest Health, our efforts to keep it down are as quiet as we’d like our hospitals to be. Many of these efforts are subtle and effective in ways you would not... More
Q. My dad’s doctor is concerned my dad may have fatty liver disease, and now he’s going in for a liver biopsy. Sounds like a painful way just to get some information. Isn’t there a better way?
A. A diagnosis of liver disease can be frightening, but early detection is the best defense. One of three Americans is now living with fatty liver disease, the presence of too much fat in the liver. While many people associate liver disease with heavy alcohol consumption, there are actually two main types... More
Q. I read that there is a spike in emergency room visits on Halloween. If hospitals really care about the community, shouldn’t they use that knowledge to advise us on how to stay safe?
A. Halloween is supposed to be fun for the whole family. No one wants to spend it in the emergency room. But there are dangers around the holiday that could easily land you or your child there. According to 2007-2013 data from the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System, Halloween had the fifth-highest... More
About Careers at HCA Midwest Health
As a healthcare professional, you make it your business to be on the front lines, connecting patients, providers and the community to health and wellness. As the area’s largest healthcare network, HCA Midwest Health consists of more than 150 locations including seven hospitals and outpatient centers, clinics, physician practices, surgery centers and an array of services to meet the demands of the greater Kansas City area’s growing healthcare needs. See some examples below. More at turn4thebetter.com
That strength means whether you’re searching for a healthcare career in nursing, as a technologist, billing specialist or admissions professional, HCA Midwest Health offers those and many other health-related positions. From new graduates to experienced professionals, we’ll work to find the job that fits your talents and passion.
What makes us truly unique? The more than 9,000 compassionate professionals of HCA Midwest Health who work tirelessly to provide patients with the highest quality care when sick—and remain committed to community wellness. And continually investing in the most advanced technologies available helps keep patients safe and clinical outcomes excellent.
Find out more about our recognized services including heart attack care, with some of the fastest door to balloon times in the city; stroke care; trauma care; cancer care through the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at HCA Midwest Health; women’s care and neonatal care for premature or ill infants; rehabilitation services and surgical care with the only accredited center of excellence for minimally-invasive gynecologic surgery in the region.
HCA Midwest Health is a vital part of the community we serve through services, taxes and investments to local charitable and civic organizations. Find out more about the significant local economic impact we make in the Kansas City area of well over $1 billion annually in our Community Benefit Report.