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LOVE WILL.

LOVE WILL.

Celebrating 125 years

Children's Mercy was founded 125 years ago by two loving sisters and a single child in need. Their legacy moves our Mission forward today as we transform the health, well-being and potential of children. From knowing what to expect before you arrive to your child experiencing our Comfort Promise during a vaccination, we do whatever it takes to ease the pain. Because love stops at nothing, and neither do we.

 

 Emersyn Gross at home smiling with her hair in pig tails, wearing a sparkly dress and flower headband.

Osteopathia Striata with Cranial Sclerosis: Emersyn’s Story

Pink tutus and Peppa Pig are just two of the things 4-year-old Emersyn Gross loves. Find out how Children’s Mercy helped diagnose and treat her rare genetic condition so she can enjoy being a kid.

Meet Emersyn

Children’s Mercy Physicians’ Investigation Prompts Revised FDA Labeling for Bactrim, Septra

New FDA labeling warns prescribers and patients of a rare and previously unrecognized—but potentially deadly—pulmonary risk for a decades-old antibiotic. Their action follows publication of case series by pediatric physicians at Children’s Mercy that identify the risk.

Learn about the findings
Hospital Hill Run runners at the start line of the race.

Race Towards Hope and Healing

Team Children’s Mercy brings together those that love to run, bike, and more to fuel ground-breaking research and world-class pediatric care across the region.

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