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LOVE WILL be there for families.

Our love for children reaches beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to help power the community. Our Kids Eat Free, Community Garden and Healthy Families programs are just a few examples of how our staff is reaching out to help families.

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COVID-19 and School Re-openings

As a community, we’re facing decisions about returning to school while our community is still experiencing rises in COVID-19. Experts at Children’s Mercy developed the “Guidance for School Re-opening During the COVID-19 Pandemic” resource to help the community – both families and administrators – navigate school re-openings during COVID-19.

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En nuestra población seguimos registrando un aumento en el número de casos de COVID-19, como comunidad nos vemos obligados a enfrentarnos con las decisiones acerca del regreso a la escuela. Los expertos de Children's Mercy desarrollaron la “Guía para la reapertura de escuelas durante la pandemia COVID-19”, un recurso para ayudar a la comunidad, útil tanto para las familias como para los administradores, con el fin de orientarlos en la reapertura de las escuelas durante COVID-19.

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Public Notice Magnet Recognition Program® Site Visit

Children's Mercy Kansas City was designated as a Magnet organization in 2003, 2007, 2012 and 2016 by the ANCC Magnet Recognition Program®. This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In September 2020, Children's Mercy Kansas City is applying for re-designation.

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Genomic research patients, brothers Kaden and Ty

Kaden and Ty Find Answers Through Genomic Research

Brothers Kaden and Ty have been facing unexplained medical issues for years. Standard genetic testing came back normal, but our Genomic Answers for Kids research study found a long-awaited diagnosis.

Learn about Genomic Answers for Kids
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Tune in Saturday, Sept. 26 at 9 a.m.

Tune in live for our first-ever Dream Big Day, a virtual family-friendly festival, celebration and walk to rally our community around finding answers and hope for kids!

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